Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission #364155 Jan 2, 10:52pm Jan 2, 10:52pm
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS slick00gts OP
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS
slick00gts OP
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission
i was wondering if anybody can tell me more about the orginial trasmission in my 00 gts? i heard there was a recal or something and im 100 % sure my tranny is the old one. I also heard the gear ratios may be alittle better in my car then the 01's and on. It seems to be running strong other than a small squeak from 1rst to 2nd. any info on this tranny will be helpful.
thanks

Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: slick00gts] #364156 Jan 2, 11:02pm Jan 2, 11:02pm
Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 453
Marietta, GA
Jtultra
Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica
Jtultra

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 453
Marietta, GA
its the close gear gates?(i think thats what they're called), people had problems mis-shifting leading to blown engines. I have the same original tranny, but I never mis-shift so its all good


The 2ZZ god
Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: Jtultra] #364157 Jan 2, 11:07pm Jan 2, 11:07pm
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS slick00gts OP
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS
slick00gts OP
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
same here, haha.. but i was wondering if this could be why some gts are putting out better time slips. which do you think is best the old or the new?

Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: Jtultra] #364158 Jan 3, 12:11am Jan 3, 12:11am
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 520
DSM, IA
silverOOgts
intoxicated
2000 Toyota Celica GTS
silverOOgts

intoxicated
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 520
DSM, IA
Originally Posted by Jtultra
its the close gear gates?(i think thats what they're called), people had problems mis-shifting leading to blown engines. I have the same original tranny, but I never mis-shift so its all good

mis-shifter right here, 2nd motor for me


Where did my sig go? help me find it..........
Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: silverOOgts] #364159 Jan 3, 12:22am Jan 3, 12:22am
Joined: May 2004
Posts: 2,979
925 Nor Cal
RookieGTS
Boobie Vision
2000 Toyota Celica
RookieGTS

Boobie Vision
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2004
Posts: 2,979
925 Nor Cal
uhhh me.. i got my tranny R/R'ed under warranty for bad synchros. I know I have wider shift gates now and its actually quite better for a new tranny tongue

Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: RookieGTS] #364160 Jan 3, 12:49am Jan 3, 12:49am
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS slick00gts OP
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS
slick00gts OP
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
i mis shifted into second once going pretty fast but lucky i caught it real fast before rpms went too high. i feel for you bro on the second engine.

Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: slick00gts] #364161 Jan 3, 7:35am Jan 3, 7:35am
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 874
pa
2000 black Toyota Celica GTS drkramm
seabass
2000 Toyota Celica GTS
drkramm
2000 black Toyota Celica GTS
seabass
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 874
pa
yea they jsut have shift gates that are really close

i still have it lol i love it thoguh i did misshift a couple times mostly when i got it was going from a 5 speed vw with a huge pattern to this


hey thats a 20 minute phone call
"if i have seen farther it is by standing on the shoulders of giants"
derek: do you know that non dairy cream is flamable
Jennie: ...derek..what did you do
Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: drkramm] #364162 Jan 3, 7:43am Jan 3, 7:43am
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Alexandria, VA
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica Clos
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica
Clos
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Alexandria, VA
i actually fucked up my synchros by miss shifting from 3 to 2nd instead of 4th at redline(8300rpm) as soons as i felt the rmp shot up, i step on the clutch but it was 2 late, after that day i heard noises wen i shift, but i got a new tranni on waranty thumbsup

Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: Clos] #364163 Jan 3, 7:35pm Jan 3, 7:35pm
Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 2,242
Fontana, CA
Lucky_317
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica
Lucky_317

Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 2,242
Fontana, CA
It's just the shift gates that are tighter. the gearing is the same.

The reason you see so many variances in the time slips is mostly due to how high in the rpm's people land after shifting. I've seen people land as low as 5500 rpms and others land at 6400 rpms like you're supposed to. this can cause a variance of .5 seconds or more. It's basically all about who is driving. A great way to measure 2 drivers in a gts is to look at the 330' marker. with equal 60' times, he 330' marker will tell you who was shifting the 1-2 shift better thumbsup


Best 60' 1.959 best 1/4 - 13.7 @ 101mph
Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: Lucky_317] #364164 Jan 4, 8:52pm Jan 4, 8:52pm
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 311
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
GTSbyTRD
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
GTSbyTRD

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 311
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
When i shift from 1st into 2nd my gears or something squeak, is that bad? And when I redline 1st and then go into 2nd i can get it in maybe 1 of 3 times.

Think i can take it to the dealer and they will fix it?


"I didnt realize girls had that much plumbing down there. I saw a diagram of it and it looked like a map for six flags."
Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: GTSbyTRD] #364165 Jan 4, 9:26pm Jan 4, 9:26pm
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS slick00gts OP
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS
slick00gts OP
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
there is a prior forum that talks about how to fix the the 1rst to 2nd squeak. my car does it too but from what i hear its not worth the effort to fix.

Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: slick00gts] #364166 Jan 4, 9:31pm Jan 4, 9:31pm
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 311
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
GTSbyTRD
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
GTSbyTRD

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 311
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
If its really hard to put in into 2nd gear, think i need to take it in and have it looked at?


"I didnt realize girls had that much plumbing down there. I saw a diagram of it and it looked like a map for six flags."
Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: GTSbyTRD] #364167 Jan 4, 9:42pm Jan 4, 9:42pm
Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS slick00gts OP
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS
slick00gts OP
2000 Black Toyota Celica GTS
Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2004
Posts: 86
Virginia
most definitly, the squeak is one thing but difficult shifting is totally different ballgame.

Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: slick00gts] #364168 Jan 5, 11:27am Jan 5, 11:27am
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 148
Virginia, US
BlueGTS
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
BlueGTS

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 148
Virginia, US
Ya, well mr mis-shifter here. Im on my 3rd engine in like 2 months. Its not my fault about the second one though, since the guy who re-built my engine decided to leave a rag in the oil pan...but i have a hard time getting the 1-2 shift since it feels like there is a wall sometimes blocking it from going into 2nd. dam syncros wont speed up fast enough.


signature
Re: Info about the OO GTS orginial transmission [Re: BlueGTS] #364169 Jan 5, 12:35pm Jan 5, 12:35pm
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 311
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
GTSbyTRD
Member
2000 Toyota Celica
GTSbyTRD

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 311
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Is it my transmission that is bad or whats the deal?


Do I have to pay anything down, or does my warrenty cover it all?

And also how long does it generally take to fix it?


"I didnt realize girls had that much plumbing down there. I saw a diagram of it and it looked like a map for six flags."
Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
spoiled1102gts
spoiled1102gts
2000 Toyota Celica
Baton Rouge, La

Posts: 54
Joined: August 2003
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
Need help with my Fuel system, exhaust, or ??
by JRob1010. 09/22/2017 4:05 PM
First Toyota, Celica gt-s
by MiataMan. 09/22/2017 6:58 AM
FS: 18 in rims Rays Wolf 77
by WAYNESKI777. 09/20/2017 10:02 AM
Need help wiring a splice in tail light converter.
by seefeldt321. 09/19/2017 3:26 PM
System 10 Speakers not working
by willlcurry. 09/18/2017 3:35 PM
how do u bleed clutch line
by scorpionafw. 09/12/2017 3:20 PM
CELICA GEN 7 WELCOME DOOR LIGHTS
by Jinxy1965. 09/10/2017 1:36 PM
Need advice with buying Celica GT 2005 (t23)
by DarkSorrow. 09/05/2017 10:51 AM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170920)