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what do yall think of this... #263963 Aug 31, 2:16pm Aug 31, 2:16pm
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what do yall think of this...
well my 01 gts is getting high in milage and im getting ready to go to school.. its been a good car to play around in but it causes soooooo much attention. My toyota/scion dealership offered 10G for my car.. and i think that i am going to get an 05 tc fully loaded.. im excited, but i love my celi.. but with the miles and it getting so much attention, i dont need tickets to pay off while in college.


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: gtstrdstyle] #263964 Aug 31, 2:19pm Aug 31, 2:19pm
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what do you mean by attention, and how many miles does it have?


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: My Sixth Gear] #263965 Aug 31, 2:24pm Aug 31, 2:24pm
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10G's is good. thumbsup

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: My Sixth Gear] #263966 Aug 31, 2:25pm Aug 31, 2:25pm
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i would never trade in my celi..unless its s2000 n above.


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: sho] #263967 Aug 31, 2:33pm Aug 31, 2:33pm
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Hey, if you like the tC, go for it. But for me, I'd never trade my Celi (no matter the miles) for a tC. How many miles does your Celi have, by the way?


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: sho] #263968 Aug 31, 2:34pm Aug 31, 2:34pm
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i live in a small area... everyone knows everyone.. and my exhaust is LOUD- it sounds great but its just really really loud. and my favorite state trooper bingham, (the one who busted me at a party) loves to give me exhaust tickets and follow me home ect. ect... i am going to school at odu which is a nice school but on one side is the ghetto and its just to flashy, im a girl and im scared somthing muight happen when im driving through there, the tc is nice and not as flashy as the celi and the top speed isnt as high. Which on the interstate at 3 in the morning i tend to top out... plus im gonna get a zxr6 once i get there... so the celi just isnt for me anymore.


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: gtstrdstyle] #263969 Aug 31, 2:35pm Aug 31, 2:35pm
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celi has 62800 miles


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: gtstrdstyle] #263970 Aug 31, 3:04pm Aug 31, 3:04pm
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dude that celi has soooooo many more miles left in it.

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: 2003cbgts] #263971 Aug 31, 3:15pm Aug 31, 3:15pm
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its your decision..


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: QuickChick03gt] #263972 Aug 31, 3:35pm Aug 31, 3:35pm
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60K is nothing on a toyota engine. A new scion will be flashy too because not many people have seen them on the streets yet, especially where you live. Dont sell the celi. And, if you are worried about the noise get a different exhaust before you go to school thumbsup

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: GTS02] #263973 Aug 31, 3:49pm Aug 31, 3:49pm
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60K is nothing. If Bingham only gives you ticket for the loud exhaust then change it with the stock one. Although 10Gs for a new TC seems reasonable but still I won't trade it in. Also, you have a GTS! don't do it if I were you... tongue

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: Pnoy] #263974 Aug 31, 3:52pm Aug 31, 3:52pm
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Oh and by the way, don't trade in your car. Dealerships usually offer small amount and when they sell it, they put 4G on top of whatever they usually pay for your car. Sell it, then use the money for downpayment. thumbsup

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: Pnoy] #263975 Aug 31, 3:53pm Aug 31, 3:53pm
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Its your choise just remeber that the celica is always good for about 400-700k miles


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: RedSunCelica] #263976 Aug 31, 7:46pm Aug 31, 7:46pm
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Originally Posted by RedSunCelica
Its your choise just remeber that the celica is always good for about 400-700k miles
really?

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: Celica2k] #263977 Aug 31, 7:50pm Aug 31, 7:50pm
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ODU, ive been there. Down there by norfolk. And your right the outskirts r ghetoo.

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: GTQuentin] #263978 Aug 31, 8:08pm Aug 31, 8:08pm
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I would try to sue the cop for harassment


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: Polykarb] #263979 Aug 31, 8:24pm Aug 31, 8:24pm
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hahah yea but i think this engine has it in for it... its not running properly and i think its just ragged out, its falling to peices.. my sideskirt fell off on the way home tonight and i want somthing new.. i know i have a gts and i do love my car very very much, but mom wants me to get a new car and she is paying for it... so what can i say. the exhaust (cheapest i could fine) would be around 1800 dollars to fix because of the way its set up now, and as bingham always tells me (this nascar shit doesnt fly with me around here) i am going to miss my celi very much, and i really dont want to sell it, but in the long run.. i think it will do me better- but anyways, what does everyone think of the tc?


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: gtstrdstyle] #263980 Aug 31, 9:28pm Aug 31, 9:28pm
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Originally Posted by gtstrdstyle
i really dont want to sell it,


Well, there is your answer. If you don't want to sell it, then don't...you will regret it later on. Like other people said before the TC is just as flashy b/c its not common, it is a very nice car though.

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: CelicaPrincess] #263981 Aug 31, 11:18pm Aug 31, 11:18pm
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Car is still new in the market. Not much is driving it. Having a scion will sure attract attention but who knonws in the long run when everybody starts having it. Why don't you go with RSX with just a few Gs more... no offense to the toyota loyalist smile

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: Pnoy] #263982 Sep 1, 1:08am Sep 1, 1:08am
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This bingham sounds like an uptight pecker head who needs to get a life.

I agree with you on the Tc being less flashy than the Celica. The Tc has that generic sporty look where as the Celica has that double take aggressive sporty look.

To the untrained eye the Tc could be easily mistaken for any of half a dozen other import sport compact sedans, and thus more likely not to stand out in a crowd.

My love for the Celica aside; you need to choose the vehicle that is most conducive to your life style and needs.

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: GTS2003BLK] #263983 Sep 1, 5:23am Sep 1, 5:23am
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tc's are nice but I say keep your celi insted of putting yourself in more debt!

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: Angelica] #263984 Sep 1, 7:40am Sep 1, 7:40am
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how much is the TC that you're looking at? 10G is not bad for a 01'. tough choice, but what do you really want???

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: gtstrdstyle] #263985 Sep 1, 9:42am Sep 1, 9:42am
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Originally Posted by gtstrdstyle
i live in a small area... everyone knows everyone.. and my exhaust is LOUD- it sounds great but its just really really loud. and my favorite state trooper bingham, (the one who busted me at a party) loves to give me exhaust tickets and follow me home ect. ect... i am going to school at odu which is a nice school but on one side is the ghetto and its just to flashy, im a girl and im scared somthing muight happen when im driving through there, the tc is nice and not as flashy as the celi and the top speed isnt as high. Which on the interstate at 3 in the morning i tend to top out... plus im gonna get a zxr6 once i get there... so the celi just isnt for me anymore.


wtf change the exhaust

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: oas] #263986 Sep 1, 9:49am Sep 1, 9:49am
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TC is nice but i like the celi better.


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Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: QuickChick03gt] #263987 Sep 1, 12:57pm Sep 1, 12:57pm
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what's more expensive than paying off tickets while your in college is trying to pay off your car while your in college...so definitely keep your celica...it sounds like the trooper's just being dumb so keep the exhaust and if you start getting tickets, consider switching exhausts...avoid driving through ghetto areas (I do, and i'm a guy, I just like avoiding trouble) and if you absolutely have to make sure your doors are locked and windows up.

EDIT: if you do decide to get a new car, sell it on your own. It's worth at least $14K

Re: what do yall think of this... [Re: renfield90] #263988 Sep 1, 1:21pm Sep 1, 1:21pm
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if you wanna get rid of ur celica because its flashy, then you making everything worst. not only scion is new, noone really seen it, heard about it, and everyone will be amazed of how it looks and confuse it with a bmw or another german car. ull grab more attention like that cz its also a rarer car. if you worried about the exhaust noise, then change ur exhaust and put a stock in. get ur car back to stock. if you are worried about driving fast, ur gonna drive the tC fast too, that you have control. who said you cant drive a celica slow? go 60mph and put it on 6th and ull roll like a butter.
btw 10k is a fair trade in. its not good but i mean trader in usually worst rip off, but you can sell the car by urself for 12 easily if ur car is in good conditiion

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