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scratchedbad
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scratchedbad Jun 12, 4:12pm - #197996 
1982 red Toyota Celica
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1982 Toyota Celica

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colorado
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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celicafourotwo Jun 12, 7:08pm - #197997 

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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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NorwayGT
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NorwayGT Jun 12, 7:11pm - #197998 

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^ 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

was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
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celicafourotwo
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celicafourotwo Jun 12, 7:15pm - #197999 

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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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v3n0m
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v3n0m Jun 12, 9:03pm - #198000 

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2001 Toyota Celica GT

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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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V8killer Jun 12, 9:30pm - #198001 
2002 red Toyota Celica
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2002 Toyota Celica

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hollister, california
mainly because of cost
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xXMaGNuSXx
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xXMaGNuSXx Jun 13, 12:08am - #198002 
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
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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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