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Jan 12, 1:16am - #372114 
new motor

ok a month ago i blew my motor... now i got the new motor for $1500 and it only has 4,000 miles on it... its coming out of a martix xrs and i was wondering if there is anything different from the motors in the xrs and the gts... i know its the same motor but... is there anything different... like the setup?

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Jan 12, 1:21am - #372115 
not really sure... what years the engine? and whered you pick that engine up at?

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Jan 12, 1:22am - #372116 
i dont know the guy thats working on my car got it

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Jan 12, 1:25am - #372117 
ahh, yea there really shouldnt be any differences. theyre both 1.8L I4s so i think it should be perty damn close, but i dont kno ever detail to it so.. confused


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Jan 12, 1:27am - #372118 
yeah i just wanted to make sure because i dont want it to be slower

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Jan 12, 1:28am - #372119 
nah i think you should be good man thumbsup howd you blow your engine anyway??


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Jan 12, 1:41am - #372120 

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Jan 12, 1:42am - #372121 
it was a month today well in my time yesterday... i havent got to drive my baby for a month

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Jan 12, 1:48am - #372122 
ohhh man thats some shitty luck bro! sorry to hear about that. did you end up havin to pay for it or did your warranty take care of it?


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Jan 12, 8:17am - #372123 
Sounds like you got a pretty good deal on the engine; what's the shop's labor charge going to be? I don't know of any reason that engine can't go in the Celica.


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Jan 12, 9:21am - #372124 
Originally Posted by gts_drew
it was a month today well in my time yesterday... i havent got to drive my baby for a month


a month's not that bad--caleb's been out of a car for 5 or so months


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Jan 12, 9:26am - #372125 
I do believe the fuel injection is different.

Correct me if I'm wrong, but I think the Matrix XRS and Corrola XRS have single point, while the Celica has multipoint. confused


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Jan 12, 10:14am - #372126 
I think theres no lift confused


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Jan 12, 10:17am - #372127 
THere is lift, and Jameson may be right as to the fuel injection being different...other than that the ECU is different

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Jan 12, 10:48pm - #372128 
well if that is true i can use it off my old motor. the only thing wrong with my old motor is internals so im sure that the new motor should be fine... also its the same motor and everything but i just dont know if the setup is the same... like the injectors and stuff

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Jan 13, 12:40am - #372129 
Does the Matrix XRS has 180 or 170? I'm sure the corolla XRS has only 170 but they improve a lot in the low end and midrange... correct me if i'm wrong


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Jan 13, 1:04am - #372130 
Originally Posted by SleepyGT
Does the Matrix XRS has 180 or 170? I'm sure the corolla XRS has only 170 but they improve a lot in the low end and midrange... correct me if i'm wrong


this doesnt matter cause it's determined mostly by the ECU.

The Matrix XRS has the same 2ZZ-GE as the celica GTS. it's pretty much a direct swap. Also I think the fuel injection is the same. I'll try to verify this tomorrow just in case.

both cars even use the same motor mounts wink


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Jan 13, 2:15am - #372131 
thanks man... i was looking and XRS has only 170hp and 127tq... i was think that might because of the weight is more on the XRS... i hope to god the everything the same like the injectors and what not... but i can just use my old ecu if thats the case. anyone know where i can find out everything on the XRS and the gts... (like what kind of injectors and etc.)

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Jan 13, 11:58am - #372132 
hey Drew, PM Vlad. he has done the same thing. also i think he said that the Intake manifold is different.

but anyways, PM Vlad thumbsup


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Jan 13, 12:01pm - #372133 
Originally Posted by gts_drew
thanks man... i was looking and XRS has only 170hp and 127tq... i was think that might because of the weight is more on the XRS... i hope to god the everything the same like the injectors and what not... but i can just use my old ecu if thats the case. anyone know where i can find out everything on the XRS and the gts... (like what kind of injectors and etc.)


hp has nothing to do with weight wink and you wouldnt be able to use the XRS ecu even if you wanted to cause te harnesses are different.

check the matrix forums if you want to see pics of the enigne and stuff wink


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Jan 14, 1:31am - #372134 
alright i check out everything and i found out the injectors are different, but he already put my old ones in because he found that out himself... i dont know about the manifold so im going to check into that... im going to pick it up tomorrow i hope... he said something aint running right because of the exhaust seems the be clog up somehow... at first i thought it might me the o2 sensor because i knew that was bad... but he says way different. it might be the cat. might be messed up from something when the motor blew... ohwell... another... another dollar.

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Jan 14, 10:51am - #372135 
XRS engine probably got smaller fuel injectors.


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Jan 16, 12:51am - #372136 
i got my car back... the injectors are different but i got my old ones back in... that manifold was also different... so i got the old manifold back on... im so happy!!! it runs like a champ again,

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Jan 16, 6:03pm - #372137 
Good to hear its back together thumbsup Good information, thanks for posting it.


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