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Jun 28, 6:36pm - #211420 
Going to an auction

I'm going to look for a celica. Or maybe an RSX or a prelude. I really want a celica though. I'll see what there is. But i was wondering if anyone else has ever been to one? I'm not really familar with how it works. i'm not going for another week. thanks smile

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Polykarb
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Jun 28, 7:49pm - #211421 
what it's an auction for older cars that dealers/cops don't want. The cars usually been impounded or stolen and are up for sale, that's what i heard.

I would not go to an auto auction, only if i was in dire straights and needed a car bro.


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Jun 28, 7:51pm - #211422 
An RSX probably won't be at the auction, maybe some celica's. I would go for the prelude, a solid car with an H22 in it ^_^. They are more than likely to have older cars there.

If you're gonna look for a celica, make sure you get a GTS!!


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Jun 28, 8:01pm - #211423 
Hope this narrows down your search for a car that you want out of the 3 you want.


BASE RSX

Engine Type
Aluminum Alloy 16-Valve, DOHC, i-VTECTM Inline 4-cylinder

Displacement (liters)
2.0

Horsepower (SAE net)
160 bhp @ 6500 rpm
200 bhp @ 7400 rpm

Torque
141 lbs-ft @ 4000 rpm
142 lbs-ft @6000 rpm

Redline
6800 rpm
7900 rpm

Compression Ratio
9.8:1

CELICA GTS
Engine
VVTL-I DOHC 1.8liter
180hp @ 7,600 rpm
130torque @ 6,800 rpm

compression ratio:
11.5:1

Redline:
8400rpm (fuel cut-off)

Tranny:
6speed

Bore x stroke
82.0 mm x 85.0 mm

BASE PRELUDE:

DOHC VTEC
2.2L 200 hp @ 7000 RPM
Torque: 156 @ 5250 RPM

Tranny:
5speed standard w/elec overdrive


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2003 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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Jun 29, 6:28pm - #211424 
im always looking for good auctions thumbsup
you'll find what your looking for sooner or later

lots of crappy olds cars but every now and then you will find a good one thumbsup

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