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Jun 2, 1:47pm - #190518 
wat is drive by wire

and why cant 03 and 04 celicas use power fc?

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Jun 2, 2:17pm - #190519 
i had it explained to me one time, it has something to do with how the throttle is applied, something like w/o drive by wire it is physical pushed by hydrolics or some other means, but with drive by wire it done electronically? i think that is right, but don't be afraid to call me retarded confused wink thumbsup

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Jun 2, 2:36pm - #190520 
DBW is electronic, and throttle cable is as said, a tensed cable that when pushed,(accelerator) Opens and closes the throttle body!! DBW is electronic and hydraulics, and you cant use a power fc becuase the celi chip overrides the fc!!


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Jun 2, 3:42pm - #190521 
can we just change the clip?

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Jun 2, 10:26pm - #190522 
DBW uses the stock ECU to control the throttle, the Power FC at this point isnt capable of doing that

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Jun 3, 4:09am - #190523 
are they going to make one for the year 03 and 04 that is capable, because i dont wanna get a 04 and not be able to put power FC on it

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