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Mar 23, 4:32am - #132525 
LET ME KNOW ASAP

I ALWAYZ shift ON RED PASS 8 IS THAT MESS-UP MY ENGINE?


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Mar 23, 4:34am - #132526 
Shifting pretty high there!

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Mar 23, 4:36am - #132527 
SO DO U THINK WHAT GONNA HAPPEN TO MY ENGINE
9 IS THE MAX LOLZZZZZ


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Mar 23, 4:41am - #132528 
I drive an auto but I don't think you have to rev so high to shift gears(I know how to drive stick too). I'm sure you'll get a lot of comments from manual transmission owners. Give it some time.

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Mar 23, 4:43am - #132529 
MY NAME TRUNK, BY THE WAYZ WHAT UR NAME


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Mar 23, 4:45am - #132530 
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Mar 23, 5:00am - #132531 
i like ur car. Ur car wayz better then mine a lot ahhhhh


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Mar 23, 5:18am - #132532 
im not an expert but every one knows if you shift in red line ur wearing and tearing out ur car, ur car engine could blow if you leave it on red line 2 much and if not it would die a lot earlyer experts out there corect me if im wrong i always shift right between them at 7,400 i think it is but its ur car drive it the way you want to

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Mar 23, 5:24am - #132533 
Originally Posted by TRDCELICAGTS03
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Mar 23, 5:36am - #132534 
lol...his names dave lol...Ya dude shift a lil sooner around 6500rpm thumbsup wave

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Mar 23, 9:11am - #132535 
Originally Posted by TRDCELICAGTS03
SO DO U THINK WHAT GONNA HAPPEN TO MY ENGINE
9 IS THE MAX LOLZZZZZ


hahah what does "LOLZZZZZ" mean hahahah


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Mar 23, 10:16am - #132536 
Originally Posted by TRDCELICAGTS03
I ALWAYZ shift ON RED PASS 8 IS THAT MESS-UP MY ENGINE?


eek You red line when you drive normally eek Wow. Ease off there hause. I shift around 4500-5000. Its not even that good to red line it when you race.


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Mar 23, 10:28am - #132537 
You don't need to shift so late. For daily driving, I shift around 3K, if not before. There's a certain RPM where the engine is at it's peak, after that...it's pretty much useless.

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Mar 23, 10:46am - #132538 
i wouldnt do it to much..it will eventually hurt your motor.
I have never redlined my celi.


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Mar 23, 10:50am - #132539 
daily driving i shift just below 3...theres no need to go any higher...if you are intending to keep the celica for awhile w/ the same engine...i would barely red line...it is hard on your engine and it breaks down much faster...

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Mar 23, 11:34am - #132540 
LOL, means Laugh Out Loud... rofl

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Mar 23, 12:43pm - #132541 
I usually shift about 3500rpm during daily driving

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Mar 23, 12:55pm - #132542 
You're seriously gonna screw up your engine.. especially if you accidentally mis-shift at like 9000rpm - ouch thumbsdown


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Mar 23, 1:34pm - #132543 
ok, screw celicatrdgts's thread. this is thread of the month for me.

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Mar 23, 3:04pm - #132544 
Daily driving I shift around 4500 RPMs

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Mar 23, 3:09pm - #132545 
Leave it in 1st and floor it.

The Celica likes it rough.

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Mar 23, 3:17pm - #132546 
Originally Posted by Donegan
Leave it in 1st and floor it.

The Celica likes it rough.


rofl rofl

The real danger is with the tranny... think how much pressure is put on it when you shift from 8k EVERY time. Our engines have been proven to handle redlining well at the track and all... but I don't think that anyone tries driving like that on a daily basis.

BTW, how do you drive it in like a 40-zone? Do you shift from 1 to 2 then up to six or something? Geez. Your car apparently has gears you've probably never used.


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Mar 23, 3:18pm - #132547 
BTW, I'm waiting for this kid to say "Oh yeah, I have a GT by the way... if that matters". rofl


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Mar 23, 3:19pm - #132548 
Originally Posted by REVILLUSIONS
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yeah i know that, but what does "LOLZZZZZ" mean.


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Mar 23, 5:20pm - #132549 
you're just waiting to bend your valves all to hell, drop your tranny on the highway or get your engine to sieze up on you...calm it down...ever think about what kind of heat all that redlining generates? The 2zz in the GTS has a high compression ratio as is, and generates enough heat on its own...if you drive it like you say you do you're gonna blow the head gasket and warp the head eventually at the least...and resurfacing a block after warping a head gasket is super expensive rice

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Mar 23, 5:53pm - #132550 
Hey man, its ok to redline you car, just dont be bouncin off the rev limiter all crazy, or keep it there for more that the split second it needs to be there. Of course you shouldnt even be in VVTL during daily driving, but when you wanna feal the power of you celi, hit that 7800 in first and slam that shit into second, pullin on fools. Late

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Mar 23, 6:03pm - #132551 
Like everyone else said, you shouldn't be revving the engine so high for just daily driving. Your supposed to keep redlining minumum. Shift around 3k or less for longer engine life and gas mileage thumbsup

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Mar 23, 7:01pm - #132552 
Originally Posted by BReakinDrifTs
Like everyone else said, you shouldn't be revving the engine so high for just daily driving. Your supposed to keep redlining minumum. Shift around 3k or less for longer engine life and gas mileage thumbsup


rofl I forgot all about milage. He prolly is battling the local school bus for the gas-guzzler title.


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Mar 23, 7:09pm - #132553 
who the hell taught you to keep your engine at redline durring normal driving???


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Mar 23, 8:13pm - #132554 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
who the hell taught you to keep your engine at redline durring normal driving???


and how


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Mar 23, 8:22pm - #132555 
Damn ease off guys maybe Trunk just learned how to drive stick & wasn't taught well.

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Mar 23, 9:06pm - #132556 
Rev car to far is bad moves. I like car so I like not rev to far up ways. Trunks is cool name. Way cool than my. Be easy on car. Never hurt any to you.

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Mar 24, 9:43am - #132557 
The xmangt1 Is rite. ahhhhh Mike is a sweetzzzz name. ahhhh


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Mar 24, 10:33am - #132558 
xmangt1 do you know anyone sell TRD License Plate Frame?


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Mar 24, 10:51am - #132559 
Originally Posted by TRDCELICAGTS03
xmangt1 do you know anyone sell trd license plate frame?


have you tried looking yet?

https://www.celicahobby.com/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=29&products_id=32


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Mar 24, 4:13pm - #132560 
redlining your car for short periods of time will hardly do anything to your car (racing, hard acceleration, etc.).

the danger in redlining is DRIVING in the redline. this may cause you to drop your tranny because it is not made to maintain those rpms (8k and above in the gts..except '02) for more than a few seconds at a time.

as stated earlier, the danger is more to your tranny than to your engine but obviously driving your car hard will add extra wear to your engine (although small..every little bit counts). if your an occasional racer, then redling for a couple of seconds trying to land lift will hardly do anything to your car. if your just driving around, it's better just to stay as far away from the redline as possible (less wear = longer life). thumbsup

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Mar 24, 11:43pm - #132561 
TRD Carbon Fiber License Plate Frame? If you have it i will buy it. Also do you have a strick for me b/c i am member of everythingCelica.com? Or i have to buy a strick?


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Mar 25, 9:46am - #132562 
Originally Posted by TRDCELICAGTS03
TRD Carbon Fiber License Plate Frame? If you have it i will buy it. Also do you have a strick for me b/c i am member of everythingCelica.com? Or i have to buy a strick?


what's a strick? confused

Anyway, you can buy the TRD carbon fiber license frame off ebay; here's mine:

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Mar 26, 1:36am - #132563 
THANX U I FOUND IT. BUT HOW MUCH U BUY UR?


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