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Jun 14, 4:24pm - #21228 
How much HP gain will you get?

How much HP gain will you get?
If you remove the A/C and the Catalytic Converter?
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Jun 14, 7:01pm - #21229 
Come on guys can I get some feedback!!


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Jun 14, 7:16pm - #21230 
are you this desperate to make your car go faster?

oh wait I know what to do...buy a mustang

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Jun 14, 7:31pm - #21231 
just turn your A/C off when you race, its not worth taking it out - thats why they come factory standard in all models spineyes


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Jun 14, 7:31pm - #21232 
Originally Posted by celica05
are you this desperate to make your car go faster?

oh wait I know what to do...buy a mustang


Yeah! because i heard they make good ramps to launch 18 wheelers off! rofl


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Jun 14, 7:34pm - #21233 
the compressor doesn't engage unless that little button is on. So you won't notice gains from disabling the belt since unless the AC is ON the belt only spins a low friction wheel (you might get like 1/4hp from bypassing that), just don't use your AC. I honestly don't think there is any reason do disconnect it.

The A/C unit is about 40 lbs... if you are really concerned about the weight, just go to Jenny Craig and they will help you to take that "spair" 40 lbs off


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Jun 14, 7:59pm - #21235 
Originally Posted by 7th_gen_celica
Originally Posted by celica05
are you this desperate to make your car go faster?

oh wait I know what to do...buy a mustang


Yeah! because i heard they make good ramps to launch 18 wheelers off! rofl


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Jun 14, 9:32pm - #21236 
Okay then so you trying to tell me that taking the whole A/C won't do anything??????????Okay then if thats true,fine then how about the Catalytic Converter????


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Jun 14, 11:48pm - #21237 
Take off the catalytic converter in California and you'll get a BIG (+$1000) fine by the California Highway Patrol.

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Jun 15, 2:52am - #21238 
Originally Posted by celica05
Originally Posted by 7th_gen_celica
Originally Posted by celica05
are you this desperate to make your car go faster?

oh wait I know what to do...buy a mustang


Yeah! because i heard they make good ramps to launch 18 wheelers off! rofl


lol im guessin you saw 2f2f too ?


yeah, i think i was the only person in the theatre cheering when the stang got crushed. grin


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Jun 15, 8:17am - #21239 
you will not get big gains from the cat either. Do you have an exhaust system? How about Intake?

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Jun 15, 12:55pm - #21240 
Just a lil info!!!! I think your A/C ingages if you put you setting to defrost no matter if that lil' A/C button is Pushed or not. If I'm wrong let me know but I noticed that when I do that not only is the air extremely cold but I feel my car jerk as if I just turned my A/C on.


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Jun 15, 1:04pm - #21241 
Originally Posted by Celicatastrophe
Just a lil info!!!! I think your A/C ingages if you put you setting to defrost no matter if that lil' A/C button is Pushed or not. If I'm wrong let me know but I noticed that when I do that not only is the air extremely cold but I feel my car jerk as if I just turned my A/C on.

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Jun 15, 3:41pm - #21242 
Okay so there has to be gains by taking the A/C all out not just disabling it!!!!!!! confused


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Jun 15, 4:31pm - #21243 
when you take the A/C out, you dont gain anything... you loose 40lbs (as stated above)


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Jun 15, 7:31pm - #21244 
Oh okay.What about the Catalytic Converter isaac????
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Jun 15, 11:27pm - #21245 
Originally Posted by Rone0seveN

Oh okay.What about the Catalytic Converter isaac????
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again, as written above...

Originally Posted by Grand-Touring-Dan

you will not get big gains from the cat either. Do you have an exhaust system? How about intake?


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Jun 15, 11:43pm - #21246 
rofl

don't even bother with one of those "high-flow" cats. All cats have to abide by strict emission standards, which means they're all as restrictive as each other.


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