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Old 04 May 2011, 12:34 pm
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As there are few/none performance options for 2006 and newer, we've resigned to using crossovers. We have a PCM from a 2006 GT (CANBUS) and are attempting to load it into an 08. 2006 GT can be programmed, and a VIN flash was a success.
One obstacle remains, and that is the skim module. The next step is bypassing or disabling the module. Once that is done, the PT goes up on a dyno.
With no other problems forseen, it is expected that the car lay down ~230 hp as an 06 would.
I will keep reporting our successes and failures. There is hope for us late model guys and girls.
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Old 04 May 2011, 01:00 pm
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Is Oficial!!!!! You CAN put a GT computer on a Turbo Lite to bump to 220 hp!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 04 May 2011, 09:08 pm
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Thanks Rocketman. I may need to visit your guy in Orlando (140 miles North).
What I'm doing is a bit more radical. I have a 2008 Lite, and I'm attempting to make it a 2006 GT. The parts should all be the same. The programming for the '06 is for 320hp. Also, 2006 GT's are reprogrammable with Diablosports and the like. Everything afterwards is crapola! I located a '06 GT auto PCM, and sent it out to be flashed with the '08 VIN. Before I sent it, I set it up in the car and it ran good, for 3 seconds, then only gave one code (Bad SKIM). I'm hoping the rebuilders were only able to flash a VIN and miles into it. I'll still have to deal with the SKIM module.
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Old 04 May 2011, 09:11 pm
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320hp is a typo right?
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Old 05 May 2011, 07:20 am
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320hp is a typo right?
hehe. Yeah. Sorry about that. 230hp.

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Old 05 May 2011, 09:30 am
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LOL!!!!!
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Old 05 May 2011, 11:38 am
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Just to touch on this subject: don't even think about messing with the DSP if you don't have a wideband.
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Old 07 May 2011, 06:14 am
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Just to touch on this subject: don't even think about messing with the DSP if you don't have a wideband.
Thanks. I'm not looking to program the car. It's just cool that it can be done! I think 230 hp is enough to put in a 2008 with an auto. Anymore than that and the trans will be very unhappy.
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