Bully Dog Performance Programmer GTX F-150 2015-2018/ F-150 Raptor 2017-2020

Bully Dog:
40460B
MSRP $699.00
$599.00
You save 14%

Bully Dog GTX Performance Programmer for all 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 F-150s and 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 F-150 Raptors.

This newly re-imagined 40460B GTX Performance Programmer from Bully Dog is the epitome of performance tuning. Forget about hooking up to your laptop or desktop computer for updates as this Wi-Fi device can directly download additional tunes for your 2015-2018 F-150 or your 2017-2020 F-150 Raptor. This tuner is extremely user friendly and features the most impressive hardware ever released by Bully Dog.

Features and Benefits:
- Easy to use tuner
- Most advanced hardware to date
- Starts in under 10 seconds
- New, superior 5” HD touch screen
- Holds 20 custom tunes
- Pre-loaded with three tuning levels (tow, street and performance)
- Premier data monitoring solution
- Gives drivers access to an extensive list of PIDS (engine parameters)
- High-resolution, customizable gauges
- Wi-Fi connectivity
- Unparalleled user experience
- Log vehicle performance data in real time
- Reads and clears diagnostic codes
- Online custom tunes available
- Includes magnetic mounting system

This GTX Performance Programmer comes pre-loaded with three powerful tuning levels, including tow, street and performance with the option to add up to 20 custom tunes to your device. All the available tune files, including the downloadable additions, are dyno-proven and street tested by Bully Dog’s expert calibrators. As the premier data monitoring solution, GTX gives drivers the ability to monitor the industry’s most extensive list of PIDS, or engine parameters, on an HD screen. For a one-of-a-kind user experience, this tuner combines high-resolution customizable gauges and Wi-Fi connectivity. Log your vehicle's performance data at 35 frames per second in real time, and review it later using Bully Dog’s free LiveLink Software. With the integrated FireWire input, you can further customize your GTX by adding additional sensors. Your new GTX tuner also gives you greater insight into your F-150 or F-150 Raptor by reading out and clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) as quickly as possible. The included grab n’ go magnetic mounting system allows the device to be kept front-and-center while you’re driving while being quickly stowed away when not in use. If you’re looking to take your rugged pick-up to the next level, this GTX tuner can receive custom tunes via Wi-Fi from any of Bully Dog’s custom tuning dealers around the country at a moment’s notice.

Vehicle Fitment:
- 2015-2017 3.5 V6 F-150
- 2015-2018 3.5L V6 EcoBoost F-150 (Custom Tuning only available for the 2018 3.5L EcoBoost at this time - not Included)
- 2015-2017 2.7L V6 EcoBoost F-150
- 2015-2018 5.0L V8 F-150 (Custom Tuning only available for the 2018 5.0L at this time - not Included)
- 2017-2020 3.5L V6 EcoBoost Raptor

Please Note: This GTX Performance Programmer is designed to be used with a single vehicle and ships with a license for one VIN. This device is developed and supported for vehicles intended for North American distribution ONLY.

*Please keep in mind that new features are constantly added and certain capabilities that are not available for specific vehicles may become available in the future with updates, the Updater Software allows you stay up to date with the latest functionality. Additional features and capabilities are available through custom tuning (not Included).

Increased horsepower, improved fuel economy and adaptable top speed limiters are only a few benefits of a Bully Dog tuner for your truck! Powered by Derive, these Bully Dog Tuners will not only allow you to get some more power out of your engine, it will let you view your engine stats in real time.

California Residents: Proposition 65 Warning

Note: This item is not CARB (California Air Resource Board) exempt and is not legal for sale or use in the state of California.

Installation Videos

Video Transcript

Freddy: Today on CJ Off Road we're going to show you how to improve the performance of your EcoBoost with the help from Bully Dog.

The EcoBoost F150 is a powerful truck right from the factory but there's no such thing as too much power so today we're going to show you how to improve the performance of your EcoBoost with this Bully Dog GTX tuner. I have Joni from Bully Dog, what can you tell me about this?

Joni: This is the newest and latest and greatest. We haven't had a big monitoring system plus tuner in quite some time so we're pretty excited about that. It also has some really neat features that we haven't had with any of our programmers before. For example, you actually can update this device via WiFi. So no running back and forth to a computer with cables and the guys that have a Mac they're really going to like this a lot. It also has more room for more customs tunes now. It actually has 20 slots instead of the 10 which we used to have which is really nice. Five inch capacitive touch screen as easy as using your cellphone which everybody has these days. It's actually really nice, really excited to introduce it.

Freddy: Since we already have custom DynoTune on our 2018 F150 we're not going to install this on our F150 but we will show you how to install it using a Mustang GT and that's the same exact process.

All right so Joni's going to walk through the process of how to use the device. Just like everything, your tuner, the first step, plug in the UB2 and then plug in the device to turn it on.

Joni: Once you get it plugged into the diagnostic port, this is something that a little different than we've had with our other programmers. This is called a VIM. It's a vehicle interface module. This actually has to plug in directly to the HDMI where beforehand you just plugged directly into the device. So you go ahead and connect that then the next thing is the mag cable. This is part of the actual mounting system for the GTX. There's a little USB side on this. You plug it into the other side the VIM. There's a T slot adapter on the suction cup device so you just slide the mag cable onto it until it's snug. And this the best part the way that this actually connects to the mag cable. Pops on just like that and turns on right away. Immediate interaction with the device so we're really excited about that, that's a neat feature. It will power up immediately.

I would like to mention that as you can see this cable is a little different than what we've done before. We used to have HDMI cables that were really thick and round which are really hard to hide. This new ribbon cable makes it really easy to do the installs clean so that you don't have a lot of cables hanging out. Once that's all done we're going to go ahead and the very first thing that we want to do is update. And of course this is also a really amazing part of this programmer. No computer necessary.

So go ahead and select the update. It's going to want us to turn the key on so we're just going to hit the button once and continue. So we're going to configure the WiFi setup.

That's our network that we need. We're going to enter in the password. It's connected to the WiFi and it's retrieving our data. You can also see that that's going to be how they let you know that you're connected to WiFi is your little icon in the corner. And sometimes some of these transfers do take a moment so a lot of that's going to depend on your WiFi speed. If it goes slower than you want don't worry about that, it is just going to take a moment to pull those files down in accordance to your WiFi speed. So now it's going to load your firmware. This is loading the VIM application. So it's actually talking to that piece that I had shown you earlier.

As soon as the updates are done then it'll just take you back to your home screen again and from here this is where you can tune your vehicle. We're going to go into tune. Turn the key on which it already is so I'm going to hit continue. It's going to retrieve your data. So it's actually pulling information from the vehicle. There's your disclaimer which you have to accept so we're going to continue. And this is where it's going to bring you up your options. It's already reading the vehicle. It's a 2.3 liter Mustang so we're going to go ahead and hit that. We're not using any custom tunes so we can skip this. And again we're going to confirm that that is the correct vehicle which it is. And again while it's going through this process it's really important that you do not interrupt the download. So don't start the vehicle, don't unplug anything, just let it run.

So this is one thing that's really nice about this particular programmer is it's telling you everything that it does as it goes along as well so there's no guesswork and it give you instructions so as long as you can read you can tune your car or truck. And that's also one of the things that's going to happen when you're doing these downloads is it's going to start setting off everything. Bells and whistles and chimes. So the more things you have turned off the better. So turn off your radio. Turn off the air conditioning so that it doesn't have to, you don't hear those things clicking off and on. So don't panic that's normal. And all those chimes and bells are normal as well. So now it's going to have me turn the key off and hit OK. And just like that the vehicle is tuned and ready to go.

And then of course last but not least, you'll want to start it up. And then it's ready for you to go and enjoy.

Freddy: The GTXs, that's crazy cool stuff that this thing does. Tell us now about the gauges too. You said this is obviously designed to be left in car more than the other units have been and this is probably the reason.

Joni: Correct. You can set your gauge layout basically for anything that you want. This is what's really nice about the gauge portion of this is you can basically have as many as you want or you can slide between screens and it automatically changes exactly what it is that you can see or you just push and hold and it'll actually give you a layout option with all of those there as well.

Freddy: And basically anything that you can data log there's a gauge for it as well.

Joni: Correct.

Freddy: Excellent.

All right Joni, I want to thank you for coming out and helping out with the install.

Joni: Thanks for having me.

Freddy: No problem. I was super surprised with how easy it was to install this GTX tuner. If you want to learn more about this GTX or other Bully Dog products, visit CJPonyParts.com.

Vehicle Fitment

This product will fit the following F-150 years:

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