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Apr 18, 9:44pm - #158852 
2003 Celica GTS Automatic

i have CAI and exhaust. is the car even worth puttin Turbo on or should i just trade it in and get a car that already has Turbo.

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Apr 18, 9:46pm - #158853 
I wouldn't Turbo an auto rolleyes

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Apr 18, 10:22pm - #158854 
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Apr 18, 11:09pm - #158855 
Originally Posted by CeLlYgT04

I wouldn't Turbo an auto rolleyes

i would...wait a minute i am gonna Turbo my automatic
i dont see why people advise against it
the only problem i see with Turbocharging a auto gts is that you have to lower the compression i think


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Apr 18, 11:49pm - #158856 
same compression as gts manual. maybe even better cz ur not gonna stay on lift for long

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Apr 18, 11:50pm - #158857 
Originally Posted by stefanoc
same compression as gts manual. maybe even better cz ur not gonna stay on lift for long

sorry
i was talking about the gts in general as compared to the gt
when it comes to compression and Turbos


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Apr 18, 11:51pm - #158858 
i would rather supercharge an auto than Turbo because you will have lag with the Turbo and with the supercharge you will have power right whenu step on the gas and that is what an auto needs


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Apr 18, 11:58pm - #158859 
Originally Posted by EuRoBoYGT
i would rather supercharge an auto than Turbo because you will have lag with the Turbo and with the supercharge you will have power right whenu step on the gas and that is what an auto needs


Exactly. I think you'd have FAR more improvement in 1/4 times with supercharging an auto than you would supercharging a 6 speed, just because the torque down low would finally be getting past the problem of the 4-speed having such a tall 1st gear. I'd love to try it if TRD would make a FRIGGIN Hood THAT FIT THEIR S/C angry angry


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Apr 19, 12:20am - #158860 
get naaaaaaaaaawwwwwwwz

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Apr 19, 12:28am - #158861 
probably yea, supercharger will give you good gains from start, in the end it will be slower, but the auto doesnt rev high already, so you wont even feel 50% of Turbos power gain. ^^^ get nawwwwz

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Apr 19, 10:06am - #158862 
auto rev slow + Turbo lag = slow jump start...

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Apr 19, 10:08am - #158863 
get rid of it and get Turboed car.


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Apr 19, 1:54pm - #158864 
lollol^^ yup just like Billy's doing.. but heck I'd like the challenge I guess.. tongue


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Apr 19, 4:01pm - #158865 
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Apr 19, 4:44pm - #158866 
smaay put 270whp with the gts Turbo set up by stafford...an auto gts might get to 240-235whp??? maybe... confused


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Apr 19, 5:28pm - #158867 
anythign helps...do it! smile

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Apr 19, 5:53pm - #158868 
Originally Posted by ct
smaay put 270whp with the gts Turbo set up by stafford...an auto gts might get to 240-235whp??? maybe... confused
Either way, it will still run around what a stock six speed runs. Waste of money if you ask me.


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Apr 19, 6:22pm - #158869 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
get rid of it and get Turboed car.

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Apr 19, 6:58pm - #158870 
Originally Posted by SiLvErGt2001
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Apr 19, 8:06pm - #158871 
Originally Posted by slidr
Originally Posted by ct
smaay put 270whp with the gts Turbo set up by stafford...an auto gts might get to 240-235whp??? maybe... confused
Either way, it will still run around what a stock six speed runs. Waste of money if you ask me.


Turboed GTS that cost over $30k between car and mods won't touch a modded Civic hatch that probably cost $20k for the new car and mods.

It's about doing what you want, not getting the MOST possible speed for the money. Some people have an auto and just want a faster auto. spineyes


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