The gold standard in Powerstroke performance tuning, PHP's Hydra Chip™ unleashes up to 140HP and is capable of storing 17 tuning files at once. ADD 1023 Diesel & Fleet (stock injector) tunes and select (6) custom calibrations for only $100. This is $50 off regular pricing of six tunes purchased separately!
SEE: 'STOCK' TUNE REFERENCE CHART below for details on FREE TUNES that come standard with the HYDRA CHIP™ along with the two YouTube videos for install and tune upload directions for the chip.
The 1023 Diesel custom tuning option is not required.
The 'Power Hungry Performance' HYDRA Chip is reprogrammable without having to take the chip to a tuner. Just download PHP's free HydraFlash software and it does the rest.
HYDRA Chip™ feature-list:
- 17 Positions including built-in Module Bypass (for diagnostics or emissions testing) and No-Start
- Easy to read removable display switch - mounts on any flat surface for maximum convenience
- Optional dash-mounted USB cable and bracket for permanent installation
- Program/reprogram the chip using the optional USB extension cable and bracket
- Supports most competitors’ calibrations
- Fully compatible with PATS-equipped vehicles
- Update and Reprogram ONLINE using our FREE HydraFlash™ software
- Choose from our extensive library of standard calibrations
- Program and Verify ONE or MORE positions with one click
- Program calibrations in ANY POSITION(s) — or leave ANY positions blank!
- A single position takes less than 20 seconds to Program and Verify
- Read the factory PCM calibration directly through the chip
- Print out your own customized calibration list
- Update chip online with new features as they become available
Package includes: The Hydra Chip™, Digital Switch, Ribbon cable and 6ft cable w/right-angle mini-USB connector (for live tuning).
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(STOCK) CONFIGURATION FREE STOCK TUNES: your Hydra Chip comes with access to the Power Hungry Performance server to download your PHP tunes for at no additional cost. Examples of the stock tunes that already come with the Hydra Chip are listed in the table below. Premium 1023 Diesel tune selections appear on this page if you select "+CUSTOM TUNES" above. NOTE: All tunes featured on this page are for a STOCK injector truck/van. If you require tunes for larger-than-stock (modified after-market injectors), please refer to the "Modified Injector Tunes" page.
HYDRA CHIP™ 'STOCK' TUNE REFERENCE CHART
Stock or Modified Stock Useful for emissions or diagnostic purposes 25hp Extremely Heavy Tow 12,500+ pounds 40hp Heavy Tow 10,000 -12,500 pounds 65hp Moderate Tow 7,500 - 10,000 pounds 80hp Light Tow Up to 7,500 pounds 65hp Daily Driver Good for all-around daily driving and economy 80hp Daily Driver 65hp Performance A little more aggressive than a Daily Driver while still
maintaining manageable smoke output 80hp Performance 100hp Performance* 100hp Race* Play time! Offers a more aggressive fuel curve for
improved low RPM response and top end power 120hp Race* 140hp Extreme* This is as big as it gets! (On stock injectors, anyway) High Idle - 1,000rpm Ideal for PTO operation or for faster warm-ups.
We do not recommend exceeding 1,200rpm for safety reasons. High Idle - 1,100rpm High Idle - 1,200rpm Whisper Mode™ Hit the drive-thru and place your order or do your banking
without having to shut off your truck Valet Mode 25 mph Lowers the speed limiter Valet Mode 35 mph Valet Mode 45 mph Teen Driver™ 65mph Locks the speed limiter at 65mph Teen Driver™ 75mph Locks the speed limiter at 75 mph
POWERSTROKE MODS THAT REQUIRE CUSTOM TUNING
👆 HAVE ANY MODS ON THIS LIST? Order custom 7.3L PSD tunes HERE
STOCK INJECTOR LIMITATIONS
1994 to 1997 and early '99 Powerstroke diesels are fitted with smaller injectors than late '99+ Super Duty models, and depending on tolerances, may be limited to ~65-100hp increase. Because of restrictions in both injector volume and HPOP capacity, your Powerstroke may be able to utilize between 80-120hp, although there is no guarantee that your power gains will be achieved. Vehicles with modified injectors are not subject to these restrictions.
1994-1997 Powerstroke have fewer Hydra Chip calibration selections due to power limits of their factory stock injectors; manual transmissions have fewer Hydra Chip tune options because of programming changes made for shifting between towing and horse power calibrations. All 7.3L PSD's have a minimum of 15 calibrations available.
- 1023 DIESEL & FLEET 94-97, 1023 DIESEL & FLEET 99-03$46.00
- POWER HUNGRY PERFORMANCE 94-97, POWER HUNGRY PERFORMANCE 99-03$50.00
- CNC FABRICATION, CNC FABRICATION 94-97, CNC FABRICATION 99-03$475.00 – $675.00