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Jun 16, 10:33pm - #199993 
Help Explaining Engine/Lift

i'm trying to explain to my younger brother how lift works, and he doesn't even really understand how an engine works...i know someone had on here the diagram of how lift works off of toyota.com, but i can't find it for the life of me, so if someone could help me out, that would be great b/c my diagrams only seem to confuse him more! thanks thumbsup

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Jun 17, 12:07am - #199994 
Basically, when the RPM reaches 6000+/- and when the oil is fully warmed up, the valves in the head open up more for more air and fuel. (Very watered down version of how it really works)

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Jun 17, 1:07am - #199995 


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Jun 17, 2:39am - #199996 
its a supercharger that kicks in after 6000rpm thumbsup
just like steven said, the exhaust and the Intake and exhaust thingy open up completely. show him that toyota animation. if he doesnt understand it, then he needs to understands engines more. engine block, pistons, sparkplug, and wut each does

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Jun 17, 5:24am - #199997 
yeah! that's the one i was looking for Isaac, thanks a lot. thumbsup

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Jun 17, 8:15am - #199998 
You can also take a look at my FAQ. It has what isaac said, along with an animation on lift.
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1870031152_0_collapsed_5__1.html#1870031152

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Jun 17, 9:23am - #199999 
^^^ nobody reads stickies rofl


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Jun 17, 9:27am - #200000 
^^I noticed. Maybe people would read it if I didnt have it stickied, and every day I make a new post saying 'bump'. smile

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Jun 17, 9:29am - #200001 
lift makes the difference of having to spend 30+ bucks on gas a week rather than 30 bucks every 2 weeks...lol rofl


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Jun 17, 9:47am - #200002 
Originally Posted by Lucky_317
^^^ nobody reads stickies rofl
i read them once or twice then i just remember the info and forget about it grin...but your right no one even looks there first... spineyes

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Jun 17, 10:42am - #200003 
Originally Posted by ct
lift makes the difference of having to spend 30+ bucks on gas a week rather than 30 bucks every 2 weeks...lol rofl
haha, right on.


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