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mods for GT #172533 May 5, 5:09pm May 5, 5:09pm
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mods for GT
ok my friend is getting a 2000 spectra blue celica gt, what mods should he do first, list all the mods from most important (most worth while for the money) to least important. i want everything

Re: mods for GT [Re: tbone8ty] #172534 May 5, 5:17pm May 5, 5:17pm
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Intake, headers, exhaust

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exhuast... first start there... at the end of all moding the air has to go somewhere and thats the tail pipe... then headers... they have more preformance then Intake.

then Intake or internals... if you got the cash



lastly body styling... damn your car can look good, but if its not going anywhere fast its gonna be a crappy ride

Re: mods for GT [Re: CelicaRacer05] #172537 May 5, 5:57pm May 5, 5:57pm
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CAI = Most bang for your buck as far as non FI bolt-ons go.
Gains = around 4-7 whp

Header = The Hotshot header is currently $400 shipped, and will provide perhaps the best gains of any bolt-on for the GT. (The header is where its at on this car)
Gains = around 8 whp

Exhuast = Like CelciaRacer said all that air is going to have to go somewhere eventually. So I would almost recomend getting an exhaust first, since you'll have the looks, the sound, and a slight gain.
TRD has shown the best gains, unless you want something REALLY loud and non-legal the TRD Kazuma cat-back has even more gains.

Gains = 3-5 Kazuma = 10+

Price = +/- $400-$500

Then there is the AEM alt. Pulley. Alone it will produce about an additional 1 whp or so, but will increase responsivenes of the car, and you other bolt-ons will benefit/work more efficiently.

Gains = 1 whp

Price = $70

Greddy Emanage; is an ECU piggy-back.

Gains = 6 whp on an MR2 Spyder. (It has the same engine as the celi GT, the 1zz-fe)

Price = $370 for whole pre-programmed package.

Apexi Power FC, is available for the GT for about $1K but I don't think anyone's tried it on their GT. Lucky on here, put it on his GTS with just an Intake and is running high 13s though eek

Then there is a clutch and lightweight flywheel combo that you could look at. The ACT clutch and the Fidanza flywheel are seemingly a good combo I've heard.

Gains = X

Price = $700 + Labor ($300 or so)

The Emanage, PFC, clutch and flywheel (along with plenty other goodies) can be found here:

http://monkeywrenchracing.com/toyota.html

Then of course there's FI.

A 50 shot of nitrous is about the norm, and a good set-up will run ya around $1k.

Turbo can boost you up to about 233 whp at 6-8 psi, and will run you $3500 for the turbo package. Then there's maintenance and everything...

As far as superchargers go, TRD makes one that well, won't fit! You'd have to modify the Hood in order for it to work.

The S/c by itself however is about $3000.

Hope this helps wave

Re: mods for GT [Re: 5280vvti] #172538 May 5, 6:01pm May 5, 6:01pm
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Re: mods for GT [Re: 5280vvti] #172539 May 5, 8:40pm May 5, 8:40pm
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Re: mods for GT [Re: Blue Batmobile] #172540 May 6, 4:51am May 6, 4:51am
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ever seen that show "tuner transformation" someone with a celica should try going on that show, i think its located in CA so they only do CA cars, kinda like "pimp my ride" except they "tune" ur car and give you a whole bunch of free shit

Re: mods for GT [Re: CelicaRacer05] #172541 May 6, 6:41am May 6, 6:41am
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Is it like the one where they throw on some rims, and a 35 shot in nitrous? rolleyes ::jerkoff:

Re: mods for GT [Re: 5280vvti] #172542 May 6, 7:57am May 6, 7:57am
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tuner transformation = fag blowjob

I hate that show for everything it is, any one of us go do 300x the job those butt fucks are doing. Bull shit show for Bull Shit Ricers!!!!!! thumbsdown angry

Re: mods for GT [Re: CelicaRacer05] #172543 May 6, 8:03am May 6, 8:03am
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Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
ever seen that show "tuner transformation" someone with a celica should try going on that show, i think its located in CA so they only do CA cars, kinda like "pimp my ride" except they "tune" ur car and give you a whole bunch of free shit


i think those guys are from canada...


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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
Re: mods for GT [Re: Gen7fan] #172544 May 6, 8:08am May 6, 8:08am
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OMG are cars don't have HEADERS. We only have one so it would be a Header. That is so annoying when people say headers I mean seriously get it right guys.

Re: mods for GT [Re: Integraautox] #172545 May 6, 8:11am May 6, 8:11am
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[b][i]Originally posted by Integraautox]
OMG are cars don't have HEADERS. We only have one so it would be a Header. That is so annoying when people say headers I mean seriously get it right guys.



WTF are you talkin about!! DC sports and Hotshot make shorty headers for the GT, TRD and Trial make shortys for the GTS. Calm down NOOB. Don't try playing the semantics game!. spineyes wtf

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