No cats...need tune help?

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2009-2014 Cadillac CTS-V Performance Mods Discussion, No cats...need tune help? in Cadillac CTS-V Series Forum - 2009-2014; Hey all, I plan on putting SW headers and a wideband on this weekend (with no cats) to mate with ...
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    thegraham77 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 2011 CTS V Coupe Thunder Gray ChromaFlair
    Join Date
    Jul 2012

    No cats...need tune help?

    Hey all,

    I plan on putting SW headers and a wideband on this weekend (with no cats) to mate with my SW cat back exhaust that I already had installed, and then getting a final tune later. My question is: Does anyone know what I would need to do to the tune to allow me to drive the 2 hours to the dyno so the car doesn't go into "limp mode" since it will sense there are no cats? I plan on driving it 15 minutes home from the shop, then not again until I head to the dyno in a week. I have the HPTuners software, is there any settings to change/upload on there that would do the trick?

    Any help is appreciated

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    asilver is offline Cadillac Owners Member
    Automobile(s): 2007 Ariel Atom 2007 Lexus GS 350 WTB CTS-V
    Join Date
    Jun 2013

    Re: No cats...need tune help?

    I don't see why/ how it's going to sense there are no cats

    My atom doesn't have a cat, and did when I bought it, taking the cat of did not matter to the ECU.

    sorry I don't have experience with the CTS but do with cat's / hp tuners (as a customer not a tuner)

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