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Apr 11, 9:20pm - #11650 
a quick question about mods

i read a little while ago that "jet-chips" are crap so what is a good perfomance ecu chip.
next i heard about the TRD headers, and read something about trial headers?(i think) where can i find more info on these items.

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Apr 11, 11:30pm - #11652 
satoshi, what's the latest news on the tom's turbo kit for the 1zz-fe ?

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Apr 11, 11:40pm - #11653 
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Apr 12, 12:15am - #11654 
Hothsot = GT
Trial = GTS

These are supposed to be the best 2 headers out there for our cars. I have seen Dyno on the GTS Trial header, no loss anywhere on the powerband, and 10hp gain to the wheels in the high end... if you have a GTS the Trial is a NO BRAINER (TRD header posted 3hp gains and torque loss in the low end).

Can't find any dyno on the Hotshot but I do know it has a better rep than the OBX, Hotshot claims 7-12hp gain in the GT. I hear rumors of low end torque loss (since it's a high flow 4 into 1 that makes sense) so I am throwing in AEM underdrive pulleys at the same time (75 bucks, can't go wrong there, and they are supposed to be a 3fp torque gain in the low end so it should make up for the nominal low end loss I heard about with the header, I hope, plus they will match my Red AIM CAI so it'll make my engine match hehe). I'll let you guys know how it turns out.

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Apr 12, 12:27am - #11655 
FXMAN, when do you plan on doing this?

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Apr 12, 1:04am - #11656 
I was thinking about ordering the parts at a local garrage tomorrow morning. I think I am pretty set on getting it done, talked to some guys on another board and all of them were pretty jazzed about the hotshot.


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