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Oct 20, 7:42am - #304691 
TRD COLD AIR INTAKE INSTALLATION

i juss bought a TRD Cold Air Intake for my 00 celica gts..i was juss wondering if it was goin to be hard to install or if there was any tips before i start installing it??

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Oct 20, 7:55am - #304692 
Look under installs...i haven't installed one yet but everything you will need to know will be under installs.

good luck thumbsup

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Oct 20, 7:55am - #304693 
...i heard its only for the corolla and matrix cause the celi dosent have enough room as the two in the egine bay...but if could have fit...sweeet man...post pics if you do it... thumbsup


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Oct 20, 7:59am - #304694 
Originally Posted by celicajonz
...i heard its only for the corolla and matrix cause the celi dosent have enough room as the two in the egine bay...but if could have fit...sweeet man...post pics if you do it... thumbsup


Won't fit??? haven't heard that a CAI won't fit in a celica but if you just mean the TRD, it will tell you there...Injen and AEM fit... thumbsup

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Oct 20, 8:28am - #304695 
Originally Posted by TRDOTC
Originally Posted by celicajonz
...i heard its only for the corolla and matrix cause the celi dosent have enough room as the two in the egine bay...but if could have fit...sweeet man...post pics if you do it... thumbsup


Won't fit??? haven't heard that a CAI won't fit in a celica but if you just mean the TRD, it will tell you there...Injen and AEM fit... thumbsup
The AEM V2 won't fit. I believe that's what it's called.


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Oct 20, 8:29am - #304696 
On another note, sounds like you got scammed, cause I don't think they make one for our cars.


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Oct 20, 8:53am - #304697 
TRD CAI! WTF? how come i never heard of one...you probably got scammed because i dont think they make one for the celi


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Oct 20, 9:20am - #304698 
hope you either kept your reciept, or you got it at walmart. theyre pretty good about takin stuff back thumbsup

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Oct 20, 9:40am - #304699 
TRD does not make CAI for gen 7 celica, you must have bought it from ebay...

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Oct 20, 9:47am - #304700 
Originally Posted by TRDOTC
Look under installs...i haven't installed one yet but everything you will need to know will be under installs.

good luck thumbsup


TRD has a filter for the stock Intake box. No CAI yet as far as I know.


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Oct 20, 10:04am - #304701 
Originally Posted by AzNRaCeR
TRD CAI! WTF? how come i never heard of one...you probably got scammed because i dont think they make one for the celi


cause TRD doesn't offer CAI for the celi cause the room factor...

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Oct 20, 10:21am - #304702 
It's only for the corolla and matrix.

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Oct 20, 10:59am - #304703 
TRD probably didn't offer the CAI cause the Celica is so low to the ground, so they figured hydrolocking might be an issue. The Matrix/Corolla sits much higher off the ground.

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Oct 20, 11:37am - #304704 
Sounds like a scam.


On another note, also watch for people trying to sell "AEM SRI's" for our cars.


Often times, they are just a generic CAI/SRI with a sticker slapped on them.


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Oct 20, 12:11pm - #304705 
Probably got it from E-Bay right? What the person did was probably take an Iceman Intake and slap a TRD emblem on it.


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Oct 20, 12:44pm - #304706 
The "TRD" CAI on eBay is just another AEM replica, just with a TRD sticker on it, and the price marked up about 400%. thumbsdown Kinda funny, since it's the same Intake that was sold as a "Mugen" Intake a while back. rolleyes Looks like Mugen is cheating on Honda. rofl

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Oct 20, 12:57pm - #304707 
this one huh http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayIS...;category=38634 happywink

Quote:
...instruction not included.


you would think for $195 + 20 shipping it would come with instructions rolleyes

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Oct 20, 1:03pm - #304708 
You got conned dude. That CAI in the pic looks really fake.

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Oct 20, 1:43pm - #304709 
At best, if it was a real TRD CAI, it would be either a 1pc AEM or Injen CAI, both with a nice fat price markup. That's what they do for other Toyotas (rebadge other name brands' Intakes). Funniest thing about that pic above is, the silicone coupler would cover half the TRD sticker when installed. tongue

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Oct 20, 1:50pm - #304710 
Were the hell is the carb sticker thumbsdown like kickscrew said you got conned eek


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Oct 20, 1:52pm - #304711 
Originally Posted by Blue_Bomber
At best, if it was a real TRD CAI, it would be either a 1pc AEM or Injen CAI, both with a nice fat price markup. That's what they do for other Toyotas (rebadge other name brands' Intakes). Funniest thing about that pic above is, the silicone coupler would cover half the TRD sticker when installed. tongue


not if they use clear tape rofl rofl rofl


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Oct 20, 2:43pm - #304712 
damn bro you sure its a TRD?? lol

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Oct 20, 2:50pm - #304713 
i'm asking the seller of the above auction for fun... rofl

they never state that it's TRD though in the description just the title tongue


and Chitowntiger7 you could take a gander at this to help you a bit https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_57240_0_collapsed_2__1.html happywink


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Oct 20, 6:01pm - #304714 
lol did it say TRD Style ? smile do some resarch befor you just go buying things ...

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Oct 20, 9:51pm - #304715 
I contacted Toyota dealership about the TRD ground wire kit I found on EBay. Nobody there had even heard of it. Seems to be common for people to slap TRD emblems on something to sell it. Like throwing VTEC on something, but alittle different. rofl

Then again, I used to think TRD didn't make superchargers ohboy


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Oct 20, 10:58pm - #304716 
oh man, hopefully it works.


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Oct 21, 8:53am - #304717 
Originally Posted by Erick

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ahhahahah, that looks funny... rofl

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Oct 21, 9:49am - #304718 
Goddamit! I just bought a TRD toaster for $200!! WTF??? rofl rofl rofl


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Oct 21, 10:15am - #304719 
Originally Posted by ragingpaseo
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ahhahahah, that looks funny... rofl



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Oct 21, 11:17am - #304720 
lol... you bought an ebay CAI with a sticker rofl

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Oct 21, 11:44am - #304721 
Originally Posted by celicajonz
Originally Posted by ragingpaseo
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ahhahahah, that looks funny... rofl



...dude...brother... confused frown spineyes thumbsdown...got rimmed...still here for you though...

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Oct 21, 11:45am - #304722 
Originally Posted by celicajonz
Originally Posted by ragingpaseo
Originally Posted by Erick
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ahhahahah, that looks funny... rofl



...dude...brother... confused frown spineyes thumbsdown...got rimmed...still here for you though...
THE EXACT SAME THING HAPPENED TO ME WHEN I BOUGHT JENNA JAMESON OFF EBAY FOR A NIGHT (APPARENTLY SHE'S MADE OF RUBBER) I GOT SCAMMED (NOT BAD FOR 2.99 THOUGH LOL)

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Oct 21, 1:38pm - #304723 
ACSportCelica, are you on crack rolleyes


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Oct 21, 3:04pm - #304724 
CAUTION!!!!!!! TRD "NEVER" produced air Intake for 2000 to 2005 Celica model. This is fake Ebay parts and no warranty thumbsdown


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Oct 21, 3:28pm - #304725 
Originally Posted by Erick

i'm asking the seller of the above auction for fun... rofl
...


alright i just got a reply and this is what they said..

Hi,

We will double check with our supplier to see if these are TRD by Toyota.

Thank you for your interest in our product(s).
If you have any further questions, please feel free to email us or call


obviously they have no clue what they are selling rofl


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Oct 21, 4:42pm - #304726 
Originally Posted by Erick
Originally Posted by Erick
i'm asking the seller of the above auction for fun... rofl
...


alright i just got a reply and this is what they said..

Hi,

We will double check with our supplier to see if these are TRD by Toyota.

Thank you for your interest in our product(s).
If you have any further questions, please feel free to email us or call


obviously they have no clue what they are selling rofl


I am sure that these guys know this air Intake which is FAKE product, but they just dont want to admit their lie angry angry angry


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Oct 26, 11:58am - #304727 
damn i juss got my fake TRD CAI that i got from ebay and it looks exactly like the one that erick posted..damn i got scammed..i should complain and send it back huh?..btw the TRD sticker was starting to come off...how bogus..

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Oct 26, 12:12pm - #304728 
this is why i don't trust ebay thumbsdown you should complain thumbsup

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Oct 26, 12:16pm - #304729 
Probably wont take it back. Id make sure before you send it that they will refund you the whole amount. Ebay is too big a risk.


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Oct 26, 12:16pm - #304730 
wow...


TRD does not make an Intake for the celica

they DO make an Intake for the matrix/corolla.


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Oct 26, 12:22pm - #304731 
scam thumbsdown


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