Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:23am - #156533 
RMM Carbon Fiber Hoodscoop Installed

First, remove the stock scoop with a ratchet and 10mm deep socket (self-explanatory):

1869939236-1.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:23am - #156534 
Next, use a wrench to unscrew the stock screw posts (since the Rod Millen scoop doesn't come with any)

1869939238-2.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:23am - #156535 
here's what it'll look like after you remove the screw successfully

1869939239-3.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:24am - #156536 
compare the two hole sizes: rmm's is MUCH too small frown

1869939240-4.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:25am - #156537 
Time for the power tools grin

Gently and carefully drill out the holes, using a slightly larger drill bit each time until the hole is wide enough (but not TOO wide - you don't want the screws to fall out)

1869939242-5.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:25am - #156538 
then, screw the nut onto the bolt and use the ratchet to gently tighten until it sits flush against the rmm scoop... BE CAREFUL: this is the most critical part, and you don't want to break the Fiberglass, it's VERY fragile if you put too much pressure on it.

1869939244-6.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:27am - #156539 
Now install that bad boy by using the same 10mm deep socket .. voila:

1869939247-7installed.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:28am - #156540 
here's the weave tasty

1869939249-8weave.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:28am - #156541 
a sideview

1869939250-9sideview.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:28am - #156542 
from the front/side

1869939252-10frontside.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:28am - #156543 
and, finally, the whole car

1869939253-11scoopandwholecar.JPG

[Linked Image]
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
NorwayGT
Specialist
NorwayGT

Specialist
2004 Dodge SRT4

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,269
Seattle, WA
Apr 16, 11:29am - #156544 
cool thumbsup


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
DiabloGTS
Wheezy Joe
DiabloGTS

Wheezy Joe
2002 Kawasaki Ninja 250

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
Lafayette, LA
Apr 16, 11:31am - #156545 
I like your Celica so much Evan, it looks so clean and not over the top with Rice mods. thumbsup thumbsup


To have played and laughed with enthusiasm
and sung with exultation
To know even one life has breathed easier
This is to have succeeded.
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:33am - #156546 
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
I like your Celica so much Evan, it looks so clean and not over the top with Rice mods. thumbsup thumbsup


Thanks a lot, that's exactly what I'm trying for: no-rice-zone grin


[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
DiabloGTS
Wheezy Joe
DiabloGTS

Wheezy Joe
2002 Kawasaki Ninja 250

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 2,451
Lafayette, LA
Apr 16, 11:35am - #156547 
No aluminum or Carbon Fiber rice wings...please! cry


To have played and laughed with enthusiasm
and sung with exultation
To know even one life has breathed easier
This is to have succeeded.
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 11:35am - #156548 
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
No aluminum or Carbon Fiber rice wings...please! cry


Oh hell no puke


[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 560
R3DLIN3GT
Senior Member
R3DLIN3GT
2003 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 560
LA, CA
Apr 16, 11:52am - #156549 
nice good job thumbsup

Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 261
psychomunkie
Chameleon
psychomunkie

Chameleon
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 261
SD, California
Apr 16, 11:54am - #156550 
So when are you coming to SD do do uhm.. my entire car? hehe.. :p looks good Evan!

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 705
SSCarbonGTS
Senior Member
SSCarbonGTS

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 705
Quebec, Canada
Apr 16, 12:38pm - #156551 
Wow !!!

Very nice !!! thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


[Linked Image]
Mom, I Lost you on April 7th 2004, but I will remember you for ever... I'm missing you
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Sultan
Speed Omen
Sultan

Speed Omen
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Philadelphia, PA
Apr 16, 12:43pm - #156552 
very clean bro... your car is coming along rather nicely and I really like the color scheme. Things are flowing very well - thumbsup

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 1,140
Bakablo1
Specialist
Bakablo1
Specialist

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 1,140
Ontario, Canada
Apr 16, 1:39pm - #156553 
nice install guide thumbsup thumbsup

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 873
SilverGT
Senior Member
SilverGT
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 873
Torrance, CA
Apr 16, 2:12pm - #156554 
nice, hoodscoop looks good, nice car also, very clean

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 2,217
ToiletPaper
Specialist
ToiletPaper
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 2,217
San Leandro/Davis, CA
Apr 16, 8:30pm - #156555 
looks good!

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 955
00GTShope
Senior Member
00GTShope

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 955
Eastern Ontario, Canada
Apr 16, 9:14pm - #156556 
looks great thumbsup

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
VSGTS14
05 WRB
VSGTS14

05 WRB
2005 Subaru WRX STi

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
Milford, NJ
Apr 16, 9:31pm - #156557 
i just noticed on mine...

that part of it is damaged...wtf...

like the bolt or pressure is cauing a slight cracked cicle... frown


SUBARU TECNICA INTERNATIONAL
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 16, 9:39pm - #156558 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
i just noticed on mine...

that part of it is damaged...wtf...

like the bolt or pressure is cauing a slight cracked cicle... frown


yeah, you gotta be extra careful when installing it


[Linked Image]
Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
VSGTS14
05 WRB
VSGTS14

05 WRB
2005 Subaru WRX STi

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
Milford, NJ
Apr 16, 9:43pm - #156559 
Originally Posted by Evan
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
i just noticed on mine...

that part of it is damaged...wtf...

like the bolt or pressure is cauing a slight cracked cicle... frown


yeah, you gotta be extra careful when installing it


oh well...the buyer gets the stock scoop anyway... spineyes


SUBARU TECNICA INTERNATIONAL
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,572
DaBigTickett
Rip the Jacker
DaBigTickett

Rip the Jacker
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,572
Chino Hills, CA
Apr 16, 10:09pm - #156560 
Originally Posted by R3DLIN3GT
nice good job thumbsup

Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 188
lee43
Member
lee43

Member

Joined: Apr 2004
Posts: 188
CA
Apr 16, 10:34pm - #156561 
thumbsup Very nice! thumbsup

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 873
SilverGT
Senior Member
SilverGT
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 873
Torrance, CA
Apr 17, 1:38am - #156562 
where did you buy that and how much did pay?

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
v3n0m
Specialist
v3n0m

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 2,863
St. George, UT
Apr 17, 3:10am - #156563 
it surely is purty grin

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 87
HiCkS
Member
HiCkS

Member
2004 Subaru WRX

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 87
All over
Apr 17, 10:52am - #156564 
looks real nice

prolly would go good with the RMM Carbon Fiber spoiler

i didnt know it was raised like that

good pics

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 163
ironracer4130
Member
ironracer4130

Member
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 163
Long Beach / Irvine CA
Apr 17, 12:16pm - #156565 
hey looks good thumbsup thumbsup

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 17, 1:05pm - #156566 
Originally Posted by SilverGT
where did you buy that and how much did pay?


http://www.rodmillenstore.com/ $135 + shipping, but Billy said it was a few bucks cheaper at mvp motorsports so you might wanna check on that.


[Linked Image]
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 852
mastro543
Senior Member
mastro543

Senior Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 852
Apr 17, 1:22pm - #156567 
Nice thumbsup looks hot


Boost In March.
[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 17, 11:02pm - #156568 
Originally Posted by HiCkS
looks real nice

prolly would go good with the RMM Carbon Fiber spoiler

i didnt know it was raised like that

good pics


yeah I was thinking about the rmm wing possibly

and yep, it's raised slightly.. more than stock but less than c-one or vis. I think it's just right thumbsup


[Linked Image]
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Sultan
Speed Omen
Sultan

Speed Omen
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Philadelphia, PA
Apr 17, 11:55pm - #156569 
Evan, get the RMM wing bro. It'll look hella tight with the rest of your mods... I got one but have yet to see it. Getting back to philly on Monday, then modding resumes.

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 18, 12:37am - #156570 
Originally Posted by Sultan
Evan, get the RMM wing bro. It'll look hella tight with the rest of your mods... I got one but have yet to see it. Getting back to philly on Monday, then modding resumes.


take some pics of yours, it'll help me decide grin


[Linked Image]
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Sultan
Speed Omen
Sultan

Speed Omen
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Philadelphia, PA
Apr 18, 12:44am - #156571 
will do - happywink

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,587
xmangt1
4 All U Haterz!
xmangt1

4 All U Haterz!
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 1,587
Chicago, IL
Apr 18, 1:26am - #156572 
Lookin' good Rebel thumbsup


**DONOTDELETE**
Unregistered
Anonymous
Unregistered



Apr 18, 4:44am - #156573 
looks great evan...if you are leaning towards a new spoiler like they said stay away from something to big...it wont flow with your car...get something like a TRD or VS... thumbsup

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 18, 11:09am - #156574 
Originally Posted by Sultan
will do - happywink


smile


[Linked Image]
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,873
cycocelica
daman
cycocelica

daman
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,873
Washington
Apr 18, 1:10pm - #156575 
ive been gone for a week and evan i must say your car looks great with those rims! same with the scoop! thumbsup

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,926
celicaTRDgts
Specialist
celicaTRDgts

Specialist
02 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,926
Arizona
Apr 18, 1:12pm - #156576 
clean thumbsup


[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Apr 18, 6:11pm - #156577 
Originally Posted by cycocelica
ive been gone for a week and evan i must say your car looks great with those rims! same with the scoop! thumbsup


Thanks! The weather's been decent so I've finally gotten off my @$$ and done some mods grin


[Linked Image]
Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
LiquidG
LiquidG
2000 Toyota Celica
Mn

Posts: 141
Joined: September 2002
Thanks: To everyone that take time to run this site and NewCelica.org
Random: These cars cost a lot more then their sticker price. I feel the modding will never end.
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
WTB: GTS Brake assembly, seats
by Edwyn. 08/17/2017 5:56 AM
BRS Fender Flares ?? are they still around ??
by djTOY2000. 08/16/2017 3:35 PM
93 GT what's broken now? Let's find out!
by 719GOD. 08/15/2017 1:40 AM
New Member, '01 GT-S
by GoldMan27. 08/14/2017 4:56 PM
WTB: Authentic TRD full body kit?
by Midori. 08/13/2017 3:52 AM
New here, need help with tire size
by Lizzypop. 08/11/2017 6:49 AM
WTB: TWM or B&M short shifter
by NWGTS. 08/07/2017 9:53 PM
Swapping 1zz to 2zz
by Mudologist. 08/05/2017 6:37 AM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170611)