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greekcelica
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greekcelica Apr 28, 11:49pm - #167278 

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2001 Toyota Celica

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Manitoba,Canada
FINALY

Ok so from the 3 weeks of being a new member of this site
I Understand a few things now.
As some of you know I drive a mustang
ya ya A mustang I love my car but I dont think it loves me
costs way to much I spend my money on repairs not mods that I want.
But when it comes down to it I want a celica
the question I had was which one GT or gts?
GtS quiker with the lift but harded to mod
GT slower but easer to mod
GTS If I can find a used one wich in wpg seems to be a big chalang
or a new GT
eather way I want the to have the Mods and have this car be a 12 sec car
It doesnt matter cant loose with Ither one because they are both sweet cars the 2 big diffrences that I see are all disk breaks and the lift.
Now I do want a GTS but I think if I see the right GT it wont make that big of a diffrence becasue they both look sweet
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spaztikid
dikitzaps
spaztikid Apr 28, 11:52pm - #167279 
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1974 Toyota Celica

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LA
you want a 12 second car? get a GT (manual of coarse)and ...

you'll need:

complete Turbo kit
boost controller
drag radials or slicks
PFC
ACT stage 4 clutch
lighweight flywheel


all together, about 10 grand worth of mods, installs and tuning.
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Nautique65
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Nautique65 Apr 28, 11:57pm - #167280 
2001 red to blue Toyota Celica GT
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2001 Toyota Celica GT

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i have a manual GT and i am either going to , pretty much, do ^^^ or engine swap
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5280vvti
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5280vvti Apr 28, 11:57pm - #167281 

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What Spatz said, of a GTS with fully tuned PFC, CAI, exhuast, header, clutch, flywheel, lsd, of if the PFC works with Turbo you could go that route. Good luck thumbsup
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5280vvti
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5280vvti Apr 28, 11:59pm - #167282 

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slidr
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slidr Apr 29, 12:05am - #167283 

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2000 Toyota Celica

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Saint Louis, MO
Originally Posted by spaztikid
you want a 12 second car? get a GT (manual of coarse)and ...

you'll need:

complete Turbo kit
boost controller
drag radials or slicks
PFC
ACT stage 4 clutch
lighweight flywheel


all together, about 10 grand worth of mods, installs and tuning.


A GTS with the same mods would most likely be faster, but you would have to lower the compression rate.

Aqua Teen Hunger Force...number one in the hood, G
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Jae
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Jae Apr 29, 12:12am - #167284 

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2001 Toyota Celica

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palm springs, burbank CA
if you want 12 sec car, get gts.
from stock gts has lotta pro and cons. but with power FC you will only have pros. and jus on that mod can get you up to 13.7 in quarter mile. and exhaust, Intake, pulley, 3zz or maybe even blitz s/c will definitly get you up to 12 or maybe less.
gt is quick in stock, but even after the mod its not as fast as gts. take to many of people from this site, many have gone 13 secs with their gts.
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greekcelica
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greekcelica Apr 29, 12:23am - #167285 

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2001 Toyota Celica

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Manitoba,Canada
Originally Posted by Jae
if you want 12 sec car, get gts.
from stock gts has lotta pro and cons. but with power FC you will only have pros. and jus on that mod can get you up to 13.7 in quarter mile. and exhaust, Intake, pulley, 3zz or maybe even blitz s/c will definitly get you up to 12 or maybe less.
gt is quick in stock, but even after the mod its not as fast as gts. take to many of people from this site, many have gone 13 secs with their gts.

Im sorry whats An FC
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silver
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silver Apr 29, 4:46am - #167286 
2000 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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California
Originally Posted by greekcelica
Originally Posted by Jae
if you want 12 sec car, get gts.
from stock gts has lotta pro and cons. but with power FC you will only have pros. and jus on that mod can get you up to 13.7 in quarter mile. and exhaust, Intake, pulley, 3zz or maybe even blitz s/c will definitly get you up to 12 or maybe less.
gt is quick in stock, but even after the mod its not as fast as gts. take to many of people from this site, many have gone 13 secs with their gts.

Im sorry whats An FC


A $1200 standalone engine computer. Lots of the mentioned items are insanely expensive, keep that in mind.
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DaBigTickett
Rip the Jacker
DaBigTickett Apr 29, 5:03am - #167287 

Rip the Jacker
2002 Toyota Celica GT

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Chino Hills, CA
Yeah, things arent cheap, but good luck.
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