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Sep 1, 3:05pm - #41322 
I did it 8400rpm 02 GTS!

Last night my brother and I converted my 02 celica GTS rev limiter from 7600 to 8400rpm, I used the install guide on this site:

8400 rpm conversion for 02 Celica GTS
by Griffen

It was easy, and works well, I'm am so pleased...

Thank you

Now I have more confidence in the car. My brother the big Honda fan now gives me the respect I've been deserving since I got the car. ( I used to have a 97 Prelude Type SH) goodjob

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Sep 1, 3:09pm - #41323 
Where did you get the parts you needed? I SO Have to do this!
Also can you link to the install guide?


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Sep 1, 4:24pm - #41324 
cool...congrats. thumbsup

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Sep 1, 5:16pm - #41325 
Do you have upgraded cams or are you just another ricer that wants to say he can rev at 8400 RPM??

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Sep 1, 5:30pm - #41326 
props thumbsup

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Sep 1, 5:31pm - #41327 
eek eek eek wow


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Sep 1, 6:49pm - #41328 
Originally Posted by Caerie
Where did you get the parts you needed? I SO Have to do this!
Also can you link to the install guide?


you can find the link by clicking HERE thumbsup

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Sep 1, 6:52pm - #41329 
whats the big deal about this rev limiter control any, please explain i have a gt

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Sep 1, 6:53pm - #41330 
The 2002 GTS's ONLY have a rev limiter that limits how long we can stay in lift. Its especially damaging to Auto GTS's that only have a few gears to work with.


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Sep 1, 6:59pm - #41331 
so it wont let you take it to redline? what your redline 8400?

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Sep 1, 7:02pm - #41332 
No, and correct me if i'm wrong here, but I think it forces us to redline at 7900 RPM in most gears. I know in my Auto GTS that 1st gear redlines at like 6500 RPM. Most Auto GTS people from other years can get to 50 something mph in 1st gear. I can only get to about 28 mph before I have to let it shift. That means 2nd gear is a LONG time out of lift.


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Sep 1, 7:33pm - #41333 
i'm sick of hearing about lift, but why didnt you get a 6 speed

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Sep 1, 10:13pm - #41334 
You spent too much wasted time on our boards. You're just wasting your life. You come on our boards and reply to our threads yet still don't know crap. Then you go and decide to say something completely stupid. Your posts do not contribute to ecelica in any way shape or form. Pull this crap one more time and it will be your last.

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Do you have upgraded cams or are you just another ricer that wants to say he can rev at 8400 RPM??

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Sep 1, 10:16pm - #41335 
Originally Posted by Michael Aristide
Do you have upgraded cams or are you just another ricer that wants to say he can rev at 8400 RPM??


yup i agree with Steven, i notice your post, your really stupid you know? rolleyes


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Sep 1, 10:55pm - #41336 
I need to do this also. 7800 rev limiter really sucks.


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Sep 1, 11:02pm - #41337 
My 03 GTS auto somehow cuts at 7800rpm too...can i exchange the 03? i doubt tho...


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Sep 2, 8:21am - #41338 
where did you go to get the parts you needed? thinking about doing this ASAP thumbsup

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Sep 2, 8:54am - #41339 
Originally Posted by generic
where did you go to get the parts you needed? thinking about doing this ASAP


Right here-

Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
Originally Posted by Caerie
Where did you get the parts you needed? I SO Have to do this!
Also can you link to the install guide?


you can find the link by clicking HERE thumbsup

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Sep 2, 1:24pm - #41340 
Originally Posted by Caerie
Where did you get the parts you needed? I SO Have to do this!
Also can you link to the install guide?


Here is the link : http://www.newcelica.org/other/installs/02revlimiter/index.htm

On the first page of the install guide it will tell you the parts needed and the part numbers.

I got the 2000-2001 knock sensor, FIPG, throttle body gasket, & Intake manifold gasket from Toyota of Greenville, SC. I called around and checked several other toyota dealerships and they gave me the best deal of $130.00 for the knock sensor. I got the 2000 ECM from a buddy at a salvage yard for only $200 verses about $900 from Toyota. Make sure though that if you do buy from a salvage yard that the part is guaranteed.

No, I dont have upgraded cams- at this time I dont know of anyone who has cams available for a 02 Celica. I dont need upgraded cams to rev to 8400 rpm, which is the designated factory rev limiter. thumbsup
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Sep 2, 2:02pm - #41341 
ricers suck


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Sep 2, 2:09pm - #41342 
good job dude! grin thumbsup thumbsup


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Sep 2, 5:31pm - #41343 
Originally Posted by redracer
Originally Posted by Caerie
Where did you get the parts you needed? I SO Have to do this!
Also can you link to the install guide?


Here is the link : http://www.newcelica.org/other/installs/02revlimiter/index.htm

On the first page of the install guide it will tell you the parts needed and the part numbers.

I got the 2000-2001 knock sensor, FIPG, throttle body gasket, & Intake manifold gasket from Toyota of Greenville, SC. I called around and checked several other toyota dealerships and they gave me the best deal of $130.00 for the knock sensor. I got the 2000 ECM from a buddy at a salvage yard for only $200 verses about $900 from Toyota. Make sure though that if you do buy from a salvage yard that the part is guaranteed.

No, I dont have upgraded cams- at this time I dont know of anyone who has cams available for a 02 Celica. I dont need upgraded cams to rev to 8400 rpm, which is the designated factory rev limiter. thumbsup
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i guess i will have to diggin at a place somewhere around here. $130 is not bad for the knock sensor. how long did it take? thumbsup

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Sep 2, 5:37pm - #41344 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
Originally Posted by Caerie
Where did you get the parts you needed? I SO Have to do this!
Also can you link to the install guide?


you can find the link by clicking HERE thumbsup

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Sep 2, 6:35pm - #41345 
hey steve remove the dick from your ass and lightn up, you act as if this is some sort of professional web page to be taken seriously. you to prototype, you should lighten up even if you do have two daddies

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Sep 2, 7:20pm - #41346 
i guess i will have to diggin at a place somewhere around here. $130 is not bad for the knock sensor. how long did it take? thumbsup [/quote]

Retail on the knock sensor is 169 bucks I think.
Here is Toyota of Greenville, SC's #

1-864-281-1120

Maybe they will hook you up with that price ask about shipping...good luck. thumbsup

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Sep 2, 7:28pm - #41347 
great mod, red!

Where in Greenville are you at? I didn't think there was any modded celi's in this town.

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Sep 2, 7:29pm - #41348 
It took me about 4 to 5 hours but I took my time, made sure I did everything correct. Here is a picture of all the parts needed except the FIPIG sealant:


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Sep 2, 7:45pm - #41349 
Originally Posted by Rice
great mod, red!

Where in Greenville are you at? I didn't think there was any modded celi's in this town.


I actually live in Greer, SC but work in greenville.

you can email me at mregang@yahoo.com

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Sep 2, 8:12pm - #41350 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
My 03 GTS auto somehow cuts at 7800rpm too...can i exchange the 03? i doubt tho...

my 03 also does this but its between 7900-8000rpm cry cry

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Sep 2, 8:23pm - #41351 
Originally Posted by Vtec_Killa
hey steve remove the dick from your ass and lightn up, you act as if this is some sort of professional web page to be taken seriously. you to prototype, you should lighten up even if you do have two daddies


one more word like that to any moderators or to anyone in general on this board, you can consider yourself gone. It's now up to them for what to do for you saying that. angry


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Sep 2, 8:37pm - #41352 
Originally Posted by redracer

I actually live in Greer, SC but work in greenville.

you can email me at mregang@yahoo.com


Greer! Awesome, you oughta take it to the Dragway now that the redline's been raised. There's gotta be a couple of more horses and torque at the top end given your other mods. Could be worth a tenth of a sec or two.

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Sep 2, 8:38pm - #41353 
good job, does it still produce power after 7600rpm?


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Sep 2, 9:13pm - #41354 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14

Originally Posted by Vtec_Killa

hey steve remove the dick from your ass and lightn up, you act as if this is some sort of professional web page to be taken seriously. you to prototype, you should lighten up even if you do have two daddies


one more word like that to any moderators or to anyone in general on this board, you can consider yourself gone. It's now up to them for what to do for you saying that. angry

Well looky what we have here a wannabe moderator rofl rofl j/k man

Yea the guy is prob gonna get banned, but he kinda does have a point ,if his reply was in a mature manner, which it wasnt. I think the moderators close too many topics, I know they want Ecelica.com to a be a great site, which it is. But doesnt have to be perfect...

BTW GOOD JOB on the mod thumbsup


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Sep 2, 9:18pm - #41355 
Originally Posted by RacerX225
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
Originally Posted by Vtec_Killa
hey steve remove the dick from your ass and lightn up, you act as if this is some sort of professional web page to be taken seriously. you to prototype, you should lighten up even if you do have two daddies


one more word like that to any moderators or to anyone in general on this board, you can consider yourself gone. It's now up to them for what to do for you saying that. angry

Well looky what we have here a wannabe moderator rofl rofl j/k man

Yea the guy is prob gonna get banned, but he kinda does have a point ,if his reply was in a mature manner, which it wasnt. I think the moderators close too many topics, I know they want Ecelica.com to a be a great site, which it is. But doesnt have to be perfect...

BTW GOOD JOB on the mod thumbsup


lol well I was just helping instead of ignoring ya know? cool grin


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Sep 2, 9:22pm - #41356 
most of the replies in this topic are regarding the actual modification - please keep this discussion ON TOPIC.

if this discussion goes OFF TOPIC - I have no choice than the step things up a notch and close the thread or something else.

any replies NOT relating to this topic - will be EDITED OUT angry


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Sep 2, 10:42pm - #41357 
Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride

Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu

My 03 GTS auto somehow cuts at 7800rpm too...can i exchange the 03? i doubt tho...

my 03 also does this but its between 7900-8000rpm cry cry

mine is about that range too, but i consider it 7800 cos the lift hits so fast that it starts jumping back as soon as it hits 7900...
btw..is your auto? cos i told the service guy, he said he is not sure, and probably because it's an auto...
so i wonder..cos i know a guy who has Manual 03 GTS which goes up to 8300-8300 red-line..
EDIT: oops i meant 8300-8400 red-line


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Sep 2, 10:57pm - #41358 
Originally Posted by Caerie
No, and correct me if i'm wrong here, but I think it forces us to redline at 7900 RPM in most gears. I know in my Auto GTS that 1st gear redlines at like 6500 RPM. Most Auto GTS people from other years can get to 50 something mph in 1st gear. I can only get to about 28 mph before I have to let it shift. That means 2nd gear is a LONG time out of lift.


28MPH in 1st gear?

that's just wrong! cry


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Sep 3, 5:18pm - #41359 
My Car is a 6 speed, I think your right the auto computer may limit your revs, the part #'s specified on the instructions are manual ecms.

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