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2016+ Toyota Tacoma OVTUNE 1.05 - Tune Development thread

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by OVTune, Jun 9, 2017.

  1. Sep 12, 2019 at 7:47 AM
    SubCultureNM

    SubCultureNM Well-Known Member

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    Unless you had a problem that was somehow directly attributable to the gears (which is highly unlikely), you'd be fine. We had the gear swap done in my wife's truck with ~5,000 miles on the clock.
     
  2. Sep 12, 2019 at 7:55 AM
    wahoobie

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    I like my stock tire size and gears and good commuting MPG 20+ avg thanks to OVT
     
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  3. Sep 12, 2019 at 8:10 AM
    conceptmachine

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    Still waiting on a delivery confirmation. Ordered 9/2. Is there a hold up for some reason?
     
  4. Sep 12, 2019 at 8:21 AM
    riz_atx

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    Ive got the GFC, 3 skids, sliders, front/rear bumper, winch, etc etc etc. All steel and so heavy. Running 285/75/17 E rated ko2s. I was getting low 14s before the 2.0 4.88 tune, and low 15s now with the 2.0 4.88 tune.



    There is no chance for my truck to ever even get 35's let alone anything larger, so it just doesnt make sense to have 5.29s. The increased highway RPMs and subsequent lower MPGs, is just not worth it to me.

    Your highway RPMs at 75 MPH even with 2 overdrives is going to be closer to 3k with 5.29s... its all you if you want that, but for me, im cruising lower than 2500 RPM @ 75 MPH with 4.88s...

    For me, 4.88s are where its at.
     
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  5. Sep 12, 2019 at 8:43 AM
    KanPanic

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    I hate to continue off topic but this in factually incorrect.

    34’s 5.29’s auto @75mph is 2288 RPM
    @80 2440 RPM

    The delta between 4.88 and 5.29 is 189 RPM @ 80mph @ 70 165 RPM

    Thanks for the great build thread @riz_atx
     
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  6. Sep 12, 2019 at 8:44 AM
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    Ok I’m feeling better about my build mileage. What springs/shocks are you running? Fully loaded, I’m planning on around 7,000 lbs when we head out next spring on our drive around the world. My Dobinson springs L59-176 are rated for 1,300 lbs of constant load and are basically flat with an empty truck and camper and have only 1-2 inches of travel until it hits the bumpstop
     
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  7. Sep 12, 2019 at 8:45 AM
    riz_atx

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    What calculator are you using for this? I have not found one yet that supports 2 overdrive gears.

    And youre welcome!
     
  8. Sep 12, 2019 at 8:51 AM
    conceptmachine

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    Is there a tune available that enables gear hold? Say, I use my shifter to control which gear I'm in and no downshift when floored?
     
  9. Sep 12, 2019 at 8:52 AM
    KanPanic

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  10. Sep 12, 2019 at 9:00 AM
    riz_atx

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  11. Sep 12, 2019 at 9:01 AM
    wiljayhi

    wiljayhi Well oil beef hooked, another “slushbox goon”

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    1.05 gearlock is available now. Download & flash with flash manager.

    2.0 final will also have a gearlock option.
     
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  12. Sep 12, 2019 at 9:18 AM
    OVTune

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    Depends on what was ordered. Tablet/handhelds are 10-14 business day right now, flash kits will ship tomorrow.

    Gearlock file enables gearlock for S mode via ECT button.

    2. Has a new method for gearlock implementation.

    2.0 has not released yet. No ETA.

    We are expecting to have everything caught up and released this month. (Pending orders, exhaust, dump tubes, supercharger kit) beta files, etc.

    FYI we are moving to a larger location and shop building construction begins at the end of this month so winter will be..exciting!. We are excited to be expanding and will be adding to the team.
     
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  13. Sep 12, 2019 at 9:20 AM
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    Does this include any flash kit orders placed yesterday?

    :fingerscrossed:
     
  14. Sep 12, 2019 at 9:27 AM
    chittyrox

    chittyrox When in doubt, throttle out.

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    Adding another tuner, or another truck / car project?!
    Thanks for everything you do to make our taco's more enjoyable!!!
     
  15. Sep 12, 2019 at 9:29 AM
    OVTune

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    Another Tuner and customer support.
    Once our new shop is finished up the line of communication is going to be different.
    I'll be doing development / ecu back end work
    New Tuner will be doing tunes / and such
    And then customer support for helping people, shipping etc.
     
  16. Sep 12, 2019 at 9:39 AM
    lapoltba

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    Good move. Glad to see you are able to start getting things streamlined. Having a larger dedicated shop will certainly help. Having someone out front herding the cats will let you stay focused on development for sure.
     
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  17. Sep 12, 2019 at 10:07 AM
    SpeySquatch

    SpeySquatch Function over Form

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    Will there be different octane tunes for the 4.88 tune, or an OLE 4.88 tune?
     
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  18. Sep 12, 2019 at 10:28 AM
    riz_atx

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    Been wondering this myself... i havent tested any files after the 4.88 tune came out
     
  19. Sep 12, 2019 at 10:49 AM
    OVTune

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    So far we haven't got much feedback on that current 4.88 version so please provide me with any feedback to update and we will
     
  20. Sep 12, 2019 at 10:59 AM
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    I’m willing to be a guinea pig for the 4.88 tune! @OVTune
     

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