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Mar 17, 9:03pm - #419784 
What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds

What is the best RPM to shift??? on GTS 6 speeds

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Mar 17, 9:15pm - #419785 
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Mar 17, 9:29pm - #419786 
^^^lol that's right..

depends..u wanna go fast or just regular..
FAST=82K
SLOW/REG=3-4krpm


Originally Posted by pesho01
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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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Mar 17, 9:35pm - #419787 
whenever you want, just dont blew the engine


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Mar 18, 12:01am - #419788 
I like 3K.


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Mar 18, 12:11am - #419789 
yea i on normal driving i shift aroudn 3 or 4 depending on how quickly i am accelerating. i have a tad bit of a lead foot so its normally liek 4500 but i stoped looking at tach with everyday driving.

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Mar 18, 9:50am - #419790 
I usually shift around 4-4.5

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Mar 18, 11:15am - #419791 
I would imagine the best time to shift in the celica is around 4-4500 rpms. I consistantly shifted at 3k (which sucked so bad because i wanted to go faster) did that, and ended up getting 450mi. to the tank. Of course, if you are racing, it will be much higher.


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Mar 18, 11:47am - #419792 
For fuel economy, as low as 3k. For more performance, as high as you want.


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Mar 18, 11:49am - #419793 
Originally Posted by celicafourotwo
^^^lol that's right..

depends..u wanna go fast or just regular..
FAST=82K
SLOW/REG=3-4krpm


yup!

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Mar 18, 1:22pm - #419794 
Wait !!

Youre supposed to shift??!! I wondered what the third petal was for!!

(No wonder I'm only getting 8 mpg and my engine roars at 40 mph)

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