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crespo_h69
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crespo_h69 Feb 5, 4:30am - #391784 
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Gas?

Which is more expensive the 350Z or Celica when it comes to gas?

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20celica00 Feb 5, 4:37am - #391785 

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350Z... 3.5L V6 20/26 mpg
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KickScrew Feb 5, 4:56am - #391786 

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Celica is definitally more fuel efficient thumbsup
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Polykarb Feb 5, 6:08am - #391787 

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ALWAYS USE 93 OR HIGHER OCTANE IN THE GTS ALWAYS. Sorry about the caps, but i wanted my point to get a cross. Celica is more efficient.

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crespo_h69 Feb 5, 7:34am - #391788 
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Hell I dont even use 91 and you expect me to buy 93?

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crespo_h69 Feb 5, 7:35am - #391789 
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Yeah I know, but I thought that you only HAD to use 91 if you have a turbo

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RookieGTS Feb 5, 8:31am - #391790 

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The GTS engine requires higher octane fule 91 or higher because of the High compression.
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RevMonster Feb 5, 8:48am - #391791 

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Originally Posted by crespo_h69
Yeah I know, but I thought that you only HAD to use 91 if you have a turbo


Anyone with a GTS HAS to use 91+. It's all about the compression ratio.

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xmangt1 Feb 5, 9:09am - #391792 

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My Celica has been the best fuel efficient car I've ever had thumbsup
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barefoott4 Feb 5, 5:21pm - #391793 
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Originally Posted by crespo_h69
Hell I dont even use 91 and you expect me to buy 93?

If you have a GTS: You sir, are a dumbass.
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celicadragon Feb 5, 6:25pm - #391794 

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can you say bye bye engine if using under 91 octane wave

respect the gt-s
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Superstuddc27 Feb 5, 6:28pm - #391795 
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yes.. high compression requires better octane. which sucks though cause here in CA the gas prices are one of the highest.. yet the highest SUPREME octane is 91.
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crespo_h69 Feb 5, 10:01pm - #391796 
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How long will it last using only 89?

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My Sixth Gear Feb 5, 10:14pm - #391797 
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lower octane gas will cause the engine to knock because the fuel/air mix will combust too early and that is why it knocks.. that is why toyota recommends a minimum of 91 octane on the gts

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crespo_h69 Feb 6, 12:36am - #391798 
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Guy that sold me mine told me, AND put in 89 when we bought it

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RookieGTS Feb 6, 12:51am - #391799 

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well the guy who sold you it was a idiot.
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