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BigTony
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BigTony Sep 26, 1:21am - #284553 

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can a GT get lift?

is it possible to modify the 1ZZ engine so it could hit lift?

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CelicaRacer05 Sep 26, 1:27am - #284554 

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it could hit a sign with lift written on it...

or it could jump off a ramp
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Stephen Sep 26, 1:27am - #284555 
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No...next please.
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spaztikid Sep 26, 1:29am - #284556 
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yes, all you need to do is replace it with a GTS engine.


otherwise... you would have to design and get a set of cams made with a second set of lobes, and find some way to hydraulicly get the cam to switch to the second lobes... this would require TONS of money... and an engineering degree...


the only thing that the 1zz and 2zz have in common are the "zz" in the name... its a completely different engine.
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sbocaj55 Sep 26, 1:29am - #284557 

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I would presume a 2zz head swap would be in order. I'd imagine just like with honda's you can swap on a VTEC head to the stock LS motor to make the much improved "LS-VTEC" engine. I never heard of anyone do it to a celi before though...
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sbocaj55 Sep 26, 1:31am - #284558 

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oh yes and new computer gadgets to make it work...i'm not sure if the head would fit the 1zz though
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BigTony Sep 26, 1:33am - #284559 

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i was looking for different engines...and came up with this.

http://www.jcwhitney.com/autoparts/Produ...modelId-1001778

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silver Sep 26, 3:10am - #284560 
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Originally Posted by BigTony
i was looking for different engines...and came up with this.

http://www.jcwhitney.com/autoparts/Produ...modelId-1001778


That's for a Honda. wtf
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jl2fast4u Sep 26, 3:46am - #284561 
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What are you guys talking about? It is very possible. Just do this:


Redline your car in any gear and as soon as you get to the redline shift into the lower gear.

I do that to my car all the time and beat GTS's most of the time. Sometimes I wonder why people buy GTS's???

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narcolepsy123456 Sep 26, 3:53am - #284562 

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^^^ rofl rofl
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cycocelica Sep 26, 3:56am - #284563 

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yeah did it once...required a helicopter, some cables and hookd
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celicajonz Sep 26, 4:42am - #284564 
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...wow!!!!!!...

Originally posted by A_Bathing_Ape:
I hit, what else, oh plus dome.
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spaztikid Sep 26, 4:42am - #284565 
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Originally Posted by sbocaj55
I would presume a 2zz head swap would be in order. I'd imagine just like with honda's you can swap on a VTEC head to the stock LS motor to make the much improved "LS-VTEC" engine. I never heard of anyone do it to a celi before though...


What part of the engines are completely different didnt you understand wtf rolleyes

Originally Posted by spaztikid
yes, all you need to do is replace it with a GTS engine.


otherwise... you would have to design and get a set of cams made with a second set of lobes, and find some way to hydraulicly get the cam to switch to the second lobes... this would require TONS of money... and an engineering degree...


the only thing that the 1zz and 2zz have in common are the "zz" in the name... its a completely different engine.
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GT2111 Sep 26, 5:49am - #284566 
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Originally Posted by jl2fast4u
What are you guys talking about? It is very possible. Just do this:


Redline your car in any gear and as soon as you get to the redline shift into the lower gear.

I do that to my car all the time and beat GTS's most of the time. Sometimes I wonder why people buy GTS's???



Please limit the noob talk... I hope your joking! GT's dont have lift NO matter what they do! But I suggest not reacing a GTS.. cause your gunna lose!
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QTRMLR_1 Sep 26, 7:17am - #284567 

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Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
it could hit a sign with lift written on it...

or it could jump off a ramp


rofl

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Zero Sep 26, 8:41am - #284568 

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thats the only thing i like about honda engines, most of them are interchangable.

toyota engine do not. you can only swap a full motor into certain cars.

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tgts2000 Sep 26, 3:35pm - #284569 

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Originally Posted by GT2111
Originally Posted by jl2fast4u
What are you guys talking about? It is very possible. Just do this:


Redline your car in any gear and as soon as you get to the redline shift into the lower gear.

I do that to my car all the time and beat GTS's most of the time. Sometimes I wonder why people buy GTS's???



Please limit the noob talk... I hope your joking! GT's dont have lift NO matter what they do! But I suggest not reacing a GTS.. cause your gunna lose!


^^ believe me David has experience with that!! laughsilly
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