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hs2g
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1997 Red Toyota Celica GT
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Aug 25, 9:07pm - #259802 
Best performance mods?

Ok I'm a noob when it comes to toyotas. I just recently bought a 97 toyota celica GT convrt. The car feels slow even slower than a civic ex (former car). What is the 1320 time for the stock celica gt, I'm thinking around 16's? So I was thinking Turbo, then I thought my money is short. So I'm just going to do N/A (Intake, headers, exhaust) But I am not fimiliar with toyota after market products. What companys make quilty products with good power output. And with these mods can i get into the low 15's? My limit is $1000. Since I am looking to modding the exterior also.

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Clos
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2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
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Aug 25, 9:11pm - #259803 
damn dont know wat to say just buy Intake, headers, exhaust, and maybe cams, or a new ecu like the power fc, dont know about the 97 celis but good luck

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jyboygenius
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2001 Silver Toyota Celica
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Aug 25, 9:41pm - #259804 
Here's a plan, use your exterior mod budget on your engine. You will be faster than you look. Not the other way around.


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2003 blue Toyota Celica
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Aug 26, 8:23am - #259805 
they made cams for gen 6, really??? confused

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Aug 26, 8:44am - #259806 
Pretty much what clos said.


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