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Throttle body questions #336997 Nov 27, 6:58pm Nov 27, 6:58pm
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Throttle body questions
I was wondering if getting a bigger throttle body would increase my hp and also does anyone know anything about the weapon r throttle rotor and if it does anything

Re: Throttle body questions [Re: TheSaint] #336998 Nov 27, 11:55pm Nov 27, 11:55pm
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I don't think a bigger throttle body would do anything, simply because your ECU is still reading the same amount of air and fuel going to the engine.

Re: Throttle body questions [Re: speed_celica] #336999 Nov 28, 12:20am Nov 28, 12:20am
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you would need other things besides just a TB. you would need a Intake, header, open exhaust and any headwork, portmatched Intake Mani ect. TBs are commonly one of the last "air flow" mods
Right now i highly doubt your TB is the bottleneck in your engine

Re: Throttle body questions [Re: B17GSR] #337000 Nov 28, 3:57am Nov 28, 3:57am
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Sounds like we have a new member who knows a thing or two.
Welcome to ECelica B17GSR.

Re: Throttle body questions [Re: badceli] #337001 Nov 28, 6:43am Nov 28, 6:43am
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the throttle rotor jsut makes the gas pedal feel touchier its smaller in diamter then the factory rotor so it takes less time to hit full throttle

basicaly its there for looks kinda like sawing off a shifter looks good but is pretty useless


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Re: Throttle body questions [Re: drkramm] #337002 Nov 28, 6:38pm Nov 28, 6:38pm
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does anyone know where i can geta good throttle body, (jdm if possible) thumbsup

Re: Throttle body questions [Re: anointed2zz] #337003 Nov 28, 9:59pm Nov 28, 9:59pm
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Hey thanks smile

^^read above^^ you prolly dont need it save some money

But if you really want a bigger TB i would go a reputable machinest and just have yours ported out. do you think that the JDM celicas had larger throttle bodies? i would guess no, but i dont know.

Re: Throttle body questions [Re: B17GSR] #337004 Nov 29, 1:17pm Nov 29, 1:17pm
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if you have done all other air upgrades then a tb would give a few but you should prolly have your computer flashed accordingly


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