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scratchedbad
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Jun 12, 9:12am - #197996 
this kinda of a stupid question that rips at my mind

Why did toyota start making the celica FWD car? i have an 82 and love the RWD confused grin

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celicafourotwo
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Jun 12, 12:08pm - #197997 
heard because of the LIFT on GTS's...rwd with LIFT is bad bad bad..so that's y..


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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Jun 12, 12:11pm - #197998 
^ thats not true

hey started being FWD, because its cheaper. they didnt start FWD with the 7th gen celica. theyve been FWD for a while now


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celicafourotwo
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Jun 12, 12:15pm - #197999 
oh i c..well i must have read it wrong somewhere else then..MY BAD.


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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Jun 12, 2:03pm - #198000 
more efficient & better traction is bad weather. Plus the handleling is also improved 'cuz you have less weight.

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V8killer
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Jun 12, 2:30pm - #198001 
mainly because of cost

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Jun 12, 5:08pm - #198002 
Since everyone is getting cheap, manufacturer's are catering to what people want. Just when gas prices were raised in the mid 90s, companies started killing off their Turbo cars.

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