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

Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: superbadz] #419785 Mar 17, 9:15pm Mar 17, 9:15pm
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Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: hombredelassrtas] #419786 Mar 17, 9:29pm Mar 17, 9:29pm
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^^^lol that's right..

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


Originally Posted by pesho01
Question:
Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: celicafourotwo] #419787 Mar 17, 9:35pm Mar 17, 9:35pm
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Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: kmlgts] #419788 Mar 18, 12:01am Mar 18, 12:01am
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Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: Chelica815] #419789 Mar 18, 12:11am Mar 18, 12:11am
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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.

Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: hombredelassrtas] #419790 Mar 18, 9:50am Mar 18, 9:50am
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I usually shift around 4-4.5

Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: ChiNeyBwoy] #419791 Mar 18, 11:15am Mar 18, 11:15am
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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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Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: BlueGTS] #419792 Mar 18, 11:47am Mar 18, 11:47am
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For fuel economy, as low as 3k. For more performance, as high as you want.


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Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: celicafourotwo] #419793 Mar 18, 11:49am Mar 18, 11:49am
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Originally Posted by celicafourotwo
^^^lol that's right..

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


yup!

Re: What is the best RPM to shift? on GTS 6 speeds [Re: RookieGTS] #419794 Mar 18, 1:22pm Mar 18, 1:22pm
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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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