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Kenred
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Aug 27, 3:08pm - #40048 
Is there such thing as a VVT-i Controller?

I know Honda has a VTEC Controller,cause I had a friend that has a SI and he's got his set at 2500rpm for his VTEC to kick in, but Like is there one for us, cause I wouldnt mind the VVT-i ( grin lol) to kick in at that early period of time.

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Michael Aristide
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Aug 27, 3:39pm - #40049 
VVT-i has only variable valve timing. Even if they had one, it would be useless on a GT.

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Aug 27, 3:47pm - #40050 
isnt vvt-i the same thing as vtec and vvtli the same thing as vteci ?

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Aug 27, 4:33pm - #40051 
Originally Posted by Vtec_Killa
isnt vvt-i the same thing as vtec and vvtli the same thing as vteci ?


yes but in each one toyota has the higher in technology one

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Aug 27, 5:40pm - #40052 
toyota has set vvt(l)-i up to be at the peak range for it. there's no reason to change it.

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Michael Aristide
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Aug 27, 6:42pm - #40053 
The new SI does not have lift BTW. And having it set at 2500 doesn't make any sense. Valve overlap at low RPM might be causing him to actually lose power. And I'm assuming he has a 99-00 SI, or else he's an idiot that just wasted money buying the controller.

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Aug 27, 6:45pm - #40054 
Originally Posted by Michael Aristide
The new SI does not have lift BTW. And having it set at 2500 doesn't make any sense. Valve overlap at low RPM might be causing him to actually lose power. And I'm assuming he has a 99-00 SI, or else he's an idiot that just wasted money buying the controller.


so true. There's a reason why Honda didn't put the VTEC point that low.

Damn ricer morons.

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Kenred
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Aug 28, 8:33am - #40055 
Originally Posted by Michael Aristide
The new SI does not have lift BTW. And having it set at 2500 doesn't make any sense. Valve overlap at low RPM might be causing him to actually lose power. And I'm assuming he has a 99-00 SI, or else he's an idiot that just wasted money buying the controller.


Yeah my friend is a idiot, and yeah he has the 00 SI and he thinks he can outrun lighting if he invested money in that VTEC and what I say is more power to him and kaboom

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