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I'm currently looking at getting a custom tune, I will be calling the guy Monday to get more information. So if I plan on getting a CAI and Exhaust system, should I be getting that stuff first, or does it matter? I'd like to get the tune first then work my way to the CAI then Exhaust system. And Also, I was wondering what kind of increase in fuel mileage I would be getting? I'm getting about 450km per tank in the summer and 410 or so in the winter... how many extra km per tank would i expect do you think?
The CAI and the exhaust will help your tune. I would get them first as if you get the tune first you are tuning the truck w/o the mods done. You would see more increases with the mods done BEFORE the tune.
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Honestly, because it's a custom tune, it really doesn't matter when it's installed/purchased; as you can always have another tune loaded based on modifications performed as you go along.

However, it does make a tone of sense to do it last - after all other performance modifications - as it's the final line to seal your performance mods; and it's cheaper than constantly getting new custom tunes sent; based on updated/new modifications installed.
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