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peppers200
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Apr 16, 2:47pm - #156741 
turbo question

I'm looking at a garret t3/t4 Turbo... so basically I'm wondering if any of you have Turbos, if yes what do you have... post some pictures and do you like it so far or is it running shitty? I've heard rumors celicas are tough to get Turbos to spin and run smooth... so help me out

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spaztikid
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Apr 16, 2:48pm - #156742 
just get the stafford kit thumbsup

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Apr 16, 2:49pm - #156743 

There are some people who have bought tubos for their celica. Do you have GT or GTS? Anyway they make them for both, and they run pretty well form what I hear

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AZZKIKR
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Apr 16, 2:58pm - #156744 
the T3/T4 Turbo might be a little big for the celica...unless you re-build with new internals. I had a t3/T4 on my last ride, and its rated to be 250 - 350 hp...basically it spools as fast as a T03 Turbo, but pushes as much as a T04E Turbo...because it has a different impellar housing...its very nice, but may be a bit much, and the best price I got when I bought mine was $976 just for the Turbo!!

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Apr 16, 3:02pm - #156745 
Originally Posted by peppers200
I'm looking at a garret t3/t4 Turbo... so basically I'm wondering if any of you have Turbos, if yes what do you have... post some pictures and do you like it so far or is it running shitty? I've heard rumors celicas are tough to get Turbos to spin and run smooth... so help me out


ebay???im bidding on it

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Apr 16, 3:05pm - #156746 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
just get the stafford kit thumbsup


werd, I've heard only good things about it for GT and GTS

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