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Lozano
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Mar 21, 7:31am - #422066 
Upgraded ECU

Wheres the best place for me to get an upgraded computer for my GT? what are some of the specs that it will give me?

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hombredelassrtas
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Mar 21, 8:17am - #422067 
apexi powerFC thumbsup seach on google smile

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Lozano
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Mar 21, 10:13am - #422068 
the power fc is a replacement computer correct? and it cost a damn fortune...what about something to upgrade the one i already have...like jet?

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hombredelassrtas
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Mar 21, 12:17pm - #422069 
i head pfc is the only thing that will work. the celica ecu is smart wink it adapts after a week or so and then ignores whatever you put on it. sorry buddy bu pfc is ur only good choice

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spectraGTS
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Mar 21, 12:28pm - #422070 
Yeah, if you want something that will actually work, you have to replace the ECU. PFC is the only way to go. Or you could wait until the long awiated Hydra EMS comes out. But either way, its not gonna be cheap.

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Mar 21, 12:32pm - #422071 
Originally Posted by Lozano
the power fc is a replacement computer correct? and it cost a damn fortune...what about something to upgrade the one i already have...like jet?



The ECU adapts and you lose all those gains. Ask Ryo how the jet worked...

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Mar 21, 12:34pm - #422072 
JET? read this thread about this one guy who bought the jetchip. he hasnt updated us with any info because he learned the hard way that it doesnt work for too long.
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f0_1953438061_0_collapsed_5_365_1.html#1953438061

also, dont buy "powerchips" they are cheap for a reason - they dont work.

your best bet is the Apexi PowerFC or the Greddy E-Manage. thumbsup


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Mar 21, 12:38pm - #422073 
Couldnt have said it better my self, power chip are garbage! puke puke puke puke cry

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Mar 21, 9:42pm - #422074 
If you are interested i have a Power FC for sale cheap.

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Mar 22, 8:44am - #422075 
How much do you want for it?

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Mar 22, 9:05am - #422076 
I'm assuming you have a gts by your name. It's only for a 1zz.

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Mar 22, 9:08am - #422077 
Oh yeah, I didn't look to see what you had. Thanks though.

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Mar 22, 9:05pm - #422078 
how much you want?! i have a gt...and i really want one

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Mar 23, 2:37pm - #422079 
Originally Posted by spectraGTS
Ask Ryo how the jet worked...

rofl

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Mar 23, 3:46pm - #422080 
how much is a PFC?


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