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Apr 13, 4:49pm - #153537 
engine sounds like an R/C car...

i dont know about you guys but my engine sounds electrical and loud when my rpm is 2500 and below. Is the celica gt's motor suppose to sound like that? My friend rode with me one time and he said it sounds louder now. But i havent notice but i do notice that loud electrical sound...u guys know what im talking about or its just my engine?

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Apr 13, 4:50pm - #153538 
confused

I dont' know what you're talking about man. My whip don't make that noise. Hope you figure it out. thumbsup


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Apr 13, 4:53pm - #153539 
it sux its embarrasing to drive slow when ppl are around because the sound will make my car look bad...i also got a few probs with my 2004 GT and i'll be taking it to the dealer for an inspection on the 22nd. Thanks tho

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Apr 13, 4:53pm - #153540 
you sure you didn't swap in a TYCO Rc engine in there?

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Apr 13, 4:55pm - #153541 
naw not yet man i dont have enough cash yet. But seriousely it sounds like that. confused

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Apr 13, 4:56pm - #153542 
thats weird.. maybe you should have your dealer check it out

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Apr 13, 5:01pm - #153543 
wow~
i had my alpine deck installed, and because i just bypass the amp without using the after market one, there is a ground problem..

and my car now sounds like a R/C car also...it's more like a high pitch sound you hear in the WRC cars !!lol!!
i personally think it sounded cool so i ignoreed it


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Apr 13, 5:04pm - #153544 
yeah it sounds high pitch. But mines stock so confused puke thumbsdown wtf spineyes cry angry

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Apr 14, 2:43am - #153545 
My GTS only sounds like an R/C when is on reverse.. other than that, my engine sounds good.. thumbsup but if you think that there is something wrong, take it to the shop.. thumbsup

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Apr 14, 2:46am - #153546 
that sounds like a your fan.. or when you are going reverse, it makes that sound

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Apr 14, 6:40am - #153547 
fix your ground thumbsup


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Apr 14, 9:45am - #153548 
Get an Intake grin

then all you hear is ssswwwwwwwhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhoooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

hahahahahahahahaa


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Apr 14, 10:49am - #153549 
Originally Posted by DJ_Curtiz
Get an Intake grin

then all you hear is ssswwwwwwwhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhoooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

hahahahahahahahaa
Yeah thumbsup Man I love that sound tongue rofl

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Apr 14, 2:16pm - #153550 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
wow~
i had my alpine deck installed, and because i just bypass the amp without using the after market one, there is a ground problem..

and my car now sounds like a R/C car also...it's more like a high pitch sound you hear in the WRC cars !!lol!!
i personally think it sounded cool so i ignoreed it


I have a similar thing going on too, it was something to do with the harness or something and at low volumes when I am I drive or have the engine on that it makes this high pitch sound.. which can be solved by merely turning up the stereo or turning it right off.. sucks because I paid like around $300 just to have the thing installed and I end up with that problem.


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Apr 14, 11:23pm - #153551 
if its on the inside its prolly a grounding issue, but if its outside check the PS pump, they make that sound when going


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Apr 15, 5:40pm - #153552 
nvm i'll just take it to the dealer. i'll tell them about the way it sounds and a squeeking noise i hear sometimes when i start the engine. Maybe its one of the belts idk. and i can feel a little loss of power. they're probably just gonna tell me theres nothing wrong with it after i wait hours and im just being paranoid. thumbsdown

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