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    Sr. Engineer nickgiacalone's Avatar
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    looking for a good programmer for a 2009 silverado 2500 with the 6.0L and the 6 speed trans. also, does it void my warranty if i add a programmer to my truck?
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    I had a programmer on my 2001 2500 hd all i did when i had to bring it to the dealershipl was return the settings to stock and far as i know from talking to my cousin at the dealership he told me they don't

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    I have 2008 silverado 2500HD 6.0L and installed edge. The dealership is aware of it and it doesn't void warranty according to them. Replace back stock program prior to service.

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    All good advice here. Talk to your service deapartment and ask what they say about programmers. I did with my truck and the same was mentioned that as long as it is returned to the stock tune when brought in for service, no problem.
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    thanks for the advice everyone, another question i have that kind of goes along with programmers is, how well will my hydra-matic 6 speed hold up to it? a buddy of mine blew his tranny on an f-250 (silly fords) from having too much hp for his trans to handle. (it was an original trans on a 99 power stroke with 145,000 if that could be why as well). i just dont want to be replacing a trans at 50,000 because i wanted a few more ponies

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