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6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? #401394 Feb 16, 9:35am Feb 16, 9:35am
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6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel?

For my 2003 GT (manual), wondering should I change to GTS gearbox with 6-speed manual, or simply stick to my 5-speed and change to TRD clutch + flywheel...

Any ideas, pros and cons?

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: passion_road] #401395 Feb 16, 9:43am Feb 16, 9:43am
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...i say clutch and flywheel!!!!


Originally posted by A_Bathing_Ape:
I hit, what else, oh plus dome.
Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: celicajonz] #401396 Feb 16, 10:12am Feb 16, 10:12am
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i to say clutch and flywheel

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: Double_Ohh_GTS] #401397 Feb 16, 11:23am Feb 16, 11:23am
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Flame me if I'm wrong; but I thought I remember reading somewhere that the tq/hp curve of the GT engine would not work well with the gear ratio of the GTS six speed transmission.

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: GTS2003BLK] #401398 Feb 16, 11:54am Feb 16, 11:54am
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6 speed will only make you slower...

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: passion_road] #401399 Feb 16, 12:48pm Feb 16, 12:48pm
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clutch and flywheel. The engine's are too different in terms of power, it'll make you slower with a 6 speed

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: vcel523] #401400 Feb 16, 1:22pm Feb 16, 1:22pm
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What about the euro gt model. It has a six speed. And since youll hae to swap ecus Im sure it will work fine. more gears equals more fun. hell i wish i had 8.

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: AdamVIP] #401401 Feb 16, 9:24pm Feb 16, 9:24pm
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Wow...guess the answer is pretty conculsive...will put my bucks on the TRD clutch+flywheel then...Tks!

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: AdamVIP] #401402 Feb 16, 9:29pm Feb 16, 9:29pm
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Originally Posted by AdamVIP
What about the euro gt model. It has a six speed. And since youll hae to swap ecus Im sure it will work fine. more gears equals more fun. hell i wish i had 8.


Not familiar with the Euro GT model...but it seems that the difference is more than just the tranny...which also means that if I simply swap my GT to a 6-speeder without "the other stuff", it no where near the real McCoy...

Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: passion_road] #401403 Feb 17, 12:05am Feb 17, 12:05am
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the gts gearbox isn't geared for the GT.. but if you have a turbo kit on there and are able to rev up to at least 7500 then the 6speed gearbox will help especially with acceleration


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Re: 6-speed gearbox or TRD clutch+flywheel? [Re: My Sixth Gear] #401404 Feb 17, 12:10am Feb 17, 12:10am
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clutch and flywheel!

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