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dizzat Oct 20, 6:53pm - #304869 
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best exhauat for Celica

i heard a lot about TRD, tanabe, and greddy. Which one performs the best out of this exhaust brand.
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FastCelicaGT22 Oct 20, 6:55pm - #304870 

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TRD, and it is also the quietest. I have Greddy and I am extremely happy with it.
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My Sixth Gear Oct 20, 6:56pm - #304871 
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PnOy2nv Oct 20, 6:57pm - #304872 

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ill be getting the TRD soon, so i would go with the TRD exhaust thumbsup
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dizzat Oct 20, 7:07pm - #304873 
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what is the tpr exhaust got any links to it
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dizzat Oct 20, 7:12pm - #304874 
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hey pnoy2nv, where did you order your TRD exhaust from?
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Blue_Bomber Oct 20, 7:51pm - #304875 
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Originally Posted by dizzat
what is the tpr exhaust got any links to it

The TPR exhaust is the top performing axle back for the Celica. Here's a TRD (red) vs TPR (blue) dyno (both have a CAI):

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xXMaGNuSXx Oct 20, 7:55pm - #304876 
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i'm assuming that's for the GTS correct?
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Sultan Oct 20, 8:12pm - #304877 

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kevin2 Oct 20, 10:11pm - #304878 
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I got the TSRM and very happy with it thumbsup thumbsup sound loud, but not too loud..I like it grin

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ToiletPaper Oct 20, 10:18pm - #304879 
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TRD is an awesome exhaust.
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RookieGTS Oct 20, 10:26pm - #304880 

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hmmm anyone got any sound clips of a TPR exhaust on a celica/?
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Sultan Oct 20, 10:30pm - #304881 

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^^^
apparently it sounds very similar to TRD - jus a little deeper...
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Blue_Bomber Oct 20, 10:34pm - #304882 
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Yup, everyone who has heard TPR and TRD said they sound about the same. Good news for me, since I love TRD's sound. grin
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RookieGTS Oct 20, 10:37pm - #304883 

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Actually I havent heard TRD sound exhaust frown yeah pretty sad lol i only heard greddy evo 2. Any 1 wanna hook me up with a souns clip ?
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Blue_Bomber Oct 20, 10:57pm - #304884 
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The only sound clips of TRD I've heard don't really sound like TRD. TRD and TPR are unique in their sound. The exhaust almost growls, instead of sounding like a fartcan or a can of bees. wink TPR's clips are a bit closer to real life, but needed to be reduced in the lower frequency range. At full frequency, it caused the recording device to clip/distort (as you'll see).

TPR Full Throttle Driveby:
http://easyc.home.comcast.net/TPRex_driveby160.mp3

TPR Revving (bass turned down for clean sound, taken from about 10" away from the tip):
http://easyc.home.comcast.net/TPRex_rev160.mp3

TPR Revving (full bass; first rev is clean, 2nd is distorted; taken from about 10" away from the tip):
http://easyc.home.comcast.net/TPRex_rev160b.mp3
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gtspaul2zzge Oct 20, 10:58pm - #304885 
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I have the greddy, too quiet, just like stock. I'm not a big fan of loud exhausts by any means, but it would be nice to be able to hear it. Other people that I have driven by, say that it sounds bad-ass once High cam hits, but I still hear the Intake over the exhaust. I think the greddy has a lower peak horsepower increase than the TRD, but more low-end power.
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Blue_Bomber Oct 20, 11:30pm - #304886 
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Originally Posted by gtspaul2zzge
I think the greddy has a lower peak horsepower increase than the trd, but more low-end power.

Nope, TRD is above every other axle back exhaust out there when it comes to low end, midrange, and top end power, except TPR (all dyno proven). smile
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combatc87 Oct 20, 11:50pm - #304887 

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speaking of which, you got any estimate on how long that thing'll take? i'm dying to buy some performance mods for my car, and i wanna buy the TPR Intake and exhaust, but the wait is killing me. if things don't pick up, i'm very tempted to buy the AEM and TRD.

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Blue_Bomber Oct 20, 11:57pm - #304888 
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I believe the first batch of TPR exhausts have already shipped, and the first batch of CAIs (about 50) is being assembled as I type. smile
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combatc87 Oct 21, 12:17am - #304889 

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the GT exhausts? i thought those weren't going to be ready until like december. and the CAI's, are they then gen 2's, cuase that's what i'm waiting for?

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Zero Oct 21, 1:09am - #304890 

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here is my list:

TPR (better gains than any Axle-Back exhaust)
TRD (Was number one but was replaced by TPR)
Apexi-N1 (light weight, great deep tone, not too loud, good gains)
Tanabe Super Racing Medallion (great deep tone, louder than Apexi, good gains, IMO looks weird. spineyes )

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mrCelicaGT Oct 21, 1:40am - #304891 
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how much are TPR exhaust compared to TRD? for a 2003 GT...
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Blue_Bomber Oct 21, 2:42am - #304892 
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Originally Posted by combatc87
the GT exhausts? i thought those weren't going to be ready until like december. and the CAI's, are they then gen 2's, cuase that's what i'm waiting for?

The TPR exhaust fits both GT and GTS. The Gen 2 CAIs are still delayed, but the Gen 1.5s are available now, and the only difference between the two is the construction. The MAFS housing on Gen 2 is cast, while on the Gen 1.5 it is welded together. Both have the same performance, features, and reliability.

Originally Posted by Zero
Apexi-N1 (light weight, great deep tone, not too loud, good gains)

Hehe, TPR is one of the lightest exhausts out there. About 18lbs. 9lbs lighter than stock, 5lbs lighter than Apexi, and 7lbs lighter than TRD. thumbsup

Originally Posted by mrCelicaGT
how much are TPR exhaust compared to TRD? for a 2003 GT...

$450 + S/H. $50-100 less than TRD, depending on where you get it from.
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RBlackGT Oct 21, 2:42am - #304893 
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How much hp do these exhausts usually give out?
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mrCelicaGT Oct 21, 2:47am - #304894 
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i heard the clips...is it me, or does the sound of the TPR exhaust have a higher tone, than the TRD...
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dizzat Oct 21, 3:11am - #304895 
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i was wondering if anyone has a tpr exhaust and knows where i can find it bcus i been looking all over for it.
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combatc87 Oct 21, 3:15am - #304896 

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^^you gotta e-mail/pm Easy_C to get the TPR stuff.

bomber: maybe i'm thinking of the headers as being December?

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dizzat Oct 21, 3:19am - #304897 
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would a gts TRD exhaust fit a gt
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Blue_Bomber Oct 21, 3:41am - #304898 
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Originally Posted by combatc87

^^you gotta e-mail/pm Easy_C to get the TPR stuff.

Yup, EasyC is the owner and only seller of TPR products.

Originally Posted by combatc87

bomber: maybe i'm thinking of the headers as being December?

Not sure. Depends on how long it takes to get out the Gen 2 CAIs.

Originally Posted by RBlackGT

How much hp do these exhausts usually give out?

TPR is about 10-11hp, TRD is about 6-8.

Originally Posted by mrCelicaGT

i heard the clips...is it me, or does the sound of the TPR exhaust have a higher tone, than the TRD...

Like I said, sound clips aren't very accurate. There have been about 4 people who have heard both the TPR and TRD exhausts, and all agree that they're about the same, but TPR is deeper. If EasyC passes by my house on his way back home, and his shop gets him his exhaust back, I might be able to set up a meet with another one of my friends who has the TRD exhaust and get a movie or two of both exhausts head to head.
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2003cbgts Oct 21, 5:11am - #304899 

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i noticed a very nice difference after i installed my TRD. ive had it on over a month or so now, and i couldnt be happier with the sound. i find myself driving the hell out of it and thinking " damn thats my car that sounds like that!!"
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unsceenTRD Oct 21, 6:59am - #304900 
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bmw52786 Oct 21, 9:50pm - #304901 

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i have GEDDY, but NOT a big fan of it

Go with TSRM or Apex N1...

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BlkCelicaGT07 Oct 21, 11:32pm - #304902 

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im gonna go with the TRD kazuma exaust, it is striaght pipe, and itll make you go [email]f@#king[/email] deaph. thumbsup it sounds so god damn awsome.
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Sancho Oct 22, 3:02am - #304903 

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^^^Loud as hell, be careful. Its a drag pipe. You're guaranteed to get noticed on the streets.

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dizzat Oct 22, 3:08am - #304904 
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Originally Posted by BlkCelicaGT07
im gonna go with the TRD kazuma exaust, it is striaght pipe, and itll make you go [email]f@#king[/email] deaph. thumbsup it sounds so god damn awsome.

where do you get the TRD kazuma exhaust?
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combatc87 Oct 22, 3:22am - #304905 

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hey bomber, is 10-11 the gains on a GT as well or are they less?

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Blue_Bomber Oct 22, 3:30am - #304906 
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The gains on the GT will be less. The exhausts are supposed to be in shipping now, so hopefully someone with a GT will dyno theirs when they receive it. smile
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BlkCelicaGT07 Oct 22, 7:13am - #304907 

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just type kazuma exhaust into a search engine and you will find tons of places to order one. look around for the cheepest price. thumbsup
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BlkCelicaGT07 Oct 22, 7:14am - #304908 

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by the way, if anyone is interested in buying a 5zigen fireball exaust for $400, pm me. thumbsup
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