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Pink_Panther Feb 11, 7:00pm - #101684 

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should i turbo that bitch?

i am considering getting a sf turbo kit for my gt how many people in faavor?? also anyone know if the TRD exhaust is compatable with this piece, it says that the down pipe hooks to stock locations im good correct? I am also polling how many people want my performance parts in the for sale section also.

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trog2233 Feb 11, 7:01pm - #101685 

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yes it will work on ur exhaust cause the TRD exhaust is axle back so you still have the stock mid pipe thumbsup
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spaztikid Feb 11, 7:02pm - #101686 
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yeah... "turbo that bitch".

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Steven Feb 11, 7:10pm - #101687 
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I would get a custom exhaust if I were to turbo my car.
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Pink_Panther Feb 11, 7:15pm - #101688 

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why. i already have a TRD one i paid like $500 for that thing

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spaztikid Feb 11, 7:19pm - #101689 
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Originally Posted by Pink_Panther
why. i already have a trd one i paid like $500 for that thing


FI will creat more exhaust pressure... and to effecivly let the pressure out you need bigger exhaust piping. The TRD exhaust has a pipe diameter thats not wide enough for optimal exhaust flow and a FI application.
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v3n0m Feb 11, 7:23pm - #101690 

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If you turbo, you should go with 3" tubing for optimal performance. That doesn't mean that it wont work with your TRD exhaust, but if you want the most out of your turbo, a custom 3" exhaust would be the way to go. If your TRD exhaust is in good shape you can always sell it. There's always some one looking one grin
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CeLlYgT04 Feb 11, 7:24pm - #101691 

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Originally Posted by spaztikid
yeah... "turbo that bitch".



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Pink_Panther Feb 11, 7:31pm - #101692 

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so a 3" striaght tube from the midpipe down? i love my TRD exhaust plus i dont wanna spend more then i have to

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v3n0m Feb 11, 7:42pm - #101693 

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Yeah, but you might wanna put a cat to keep it street legal, so it wont be too loud. If you don't want to spend that much, you could always get the TRD supercharge, that's what I'm gonna do. I'm just waiting for the "new" Hood that they're supposely working on. You can get the supercharge for $2200 on some site, and whatever the Hood is gonna cost you. And installing the supercharge only takes 30mins & wont cost & take aslong as installing a turbo.

But you're a hp fanatic, then turbo is the way to go. No one said HP was gonna be cheap grin
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Pink_Panther Feb 11, 8:07pm - #101694 

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where did you hear they were working on a Hood? and where the [email]f@#$[/email] did you find it for $2200?

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Sultan Feb 11, 8:24pm - #101695 

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Originally Posted by v3n0m
Yeah, but you might wanna put a cat to keep it street legal, so it wont be too loud. If you don't want to spend that much, you could always get the TRD supercharge, that's what I'm gonna do. I'm just waiting for the "new" Hood that they're supposely working on. You can get the supercharge for $2200 on some site, and whatever the Hood is gonna cost you. And installing the supercharge only takes 30mins & wont cost & take aslong as installing a turbo.

But you're a hp fanatic, then turbo is the way to go. No one said HP was gonna be cheap grin


link to this "TRD Supercharger" please...
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Bakablo1 Feb 11, 10:51pm - #101696 
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
yeah... "turbo that bitch".

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v3n0m Feb 11, 11:42pm - #101697 

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In last yrs thread where they showed some pics of a celica with the TRD supercharger. I'll have to do a search for the site that had the supercharger for $2200.
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