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anyone receive a Range Technology recently and can comment on the software version on the module. I picked up a used device and before I send it in for update Im curious what is the current software that it comes with

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9 hours ago, Dearmosd said:

anyone receive a Range Technology recently and can comment on the software version on the module. I picked up a used device and before I send it in for update Im curious what is the current software that it comes with

I emailed them last week asking about what version is needed for the 2019 trucks. 

 

They said 8.6r1 is the current version.

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My wife always says she can feel it going in and out....HAAHHAAH
No i'm not off topic...
I can actually feel it kick on and off in my truck with the Borla. I can even hear some flutter.
Back with the stock set up, I could not hear the difference but can still feel the difference.
On our old Honda odyssey, one could not tell or hear the difference at all.

I a 100% agree stock exhaust I couldn’t tell once I did cat back and removed the flapper I could tell. So I just bought a tuner and turned it off. My MPG actually went up lol.


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Do you have a sticker stating the version #. I will have to count the blinks when I start it up, supposedly that also tells you the version.

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On 2/2/2019 at 8:13 AM, Dearmosd said:

Do you have a sticker stating the version #. I will have to count the blinks when I start it up, supposedly that also tells you the version.

 

On 2/2/2019 at 3:42 AM, AtlasFBG2 said:

I emailed them last week asking about what version is needed for the 2019 trucks. 

 

They said 8.6r1 is the current version.

I just got mine today and the version is on the box and I did verify with Range (ordered off their site) and it is as AtlasFBG2 said:

8.6R1

And yes on start up it blinked 8 times, paused and then blinked 6 more then went steady light in, mine is green.

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Here is a thread to check out for you guys.

Would appreciate and welcome some of your input over there :thumbs:

 

 

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Not to hijack the thread, but I will be getting a custom tune this Friday and my range (purchased 10/18) will be for sale. I have been very happy with it.

 

Shakey

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12 hours ago, Silver Streak said:

So Shakey, have you sold your Range after getting a tune?

 

Yes, I sold it locally.

 

 

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13 hours ago, Silver Streak said:

So Shakey, have you sold your Range after getting a tune?

 

If you buy one used, make sure it has the current updates... V8.6R1

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I also just received mine yesterday 3-13 for my Trail boss and that is correct v8.6r1 and it shuts off when key is off save on battery

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So stupid question of the day, and no I did not read all 31 pages.  2014 Silverado,  5.3 59,900 miles and automatic of course.  Will doing away with the AFM in town, help the extremely crappy 1-2 or 2-1 shift?? I swear its getting worse, dealer says, "thats just the way it is"  I am assuming I just can turn it off or on as needed? 

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