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

Re: this kinda of a stupid question that rips at my mind [Re: scratchedbad] #197997 Jun 12, 12:08pm Jun 12, 12:08pm
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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
Question:
Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: this kinda of a stupid question that rips at my mind [Re: celicafourotwo] #197998 Jun 12, 12:11pm Jun 12, 12:11pm
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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


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Re: this kinda of a stupid question that rips at my mind [Re: NorwayGT] #197999 Jun 12, 12:15pm Jun 12, 12:15pm
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oh i c..well i must have read it wrong somewhere else then..MY BAD.


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

Re: this kinda of a stupid question that rips at my mind [Re: v3n0m] #198001 Jun 12, 2:30pm Jun 12, 2:30pm
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mainly because of cost

Re: this kinda of a stupid question that rips at my mind [Re: V8killer] #198002 Jun 12, 5:08pm Jun 12, 5:08pm
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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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