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Upgraded ECU #422066 Mar 21, 7:31am Mar 21, 7:31am
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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?

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Lozano] #422067 Mar 21, 8:17am Mar 21, 8:17am
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apexi powerFC thumbsup seach on google smile

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: hombredelassrtas] #422068 Mar 21, 10:13am Mar 21, 10:13am
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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?

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Lozano] #422069 Mar 21, 12:17pm Mar 21, 12:17pm
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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

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: hombredelassrtas] #422070 Mar 21, 12:28pm Mar 21, 12:28pm
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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.

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Lozano] #422071 Mar 21, 12:32pm Mar 21, 12:32pm
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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...

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: spectraGTS] #422072 Mar 21, 12:34pm Mar 21, 12:34pm
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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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Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Zero] #422073 Mar 21, 12:38pm Mar 21, 12:38pm
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Couldnt have said it better my self, power chip are garbage! puke puke puke puke cry

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: sekytwo] #422074 Mar 21, 9:42pm Mar 21, 9:42pm
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If you are interested i have a Power FC for sale cheap.

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Johnsgt] #422075 Mar 22, 8:44am Mar 22, 8:44am
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How much do you want for it?

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: spectraGTS] #422076 Mar 22, 9:05am Mar 22, 9:05am
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I'm assuming you have a gts by your name. It's only for a 1zz.

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Johnsgt] #422077 Mar 22, 9:08am Mar 22, 9:08am
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Oh yeah, I didn't look to see what you had. Thanks though.

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Johnsgt] #422078 Mar 22, 9:05pm Mar 22, 9:05pm
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how much you want?! i have a gt...and i really want one

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: spectraGTS] #422079 Mar 23, 2:37pm Mar 23, 2:37pm
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Originally Posted by spectraGTS
Ask Ryo how the jet worked...

rofl

Re: Upgraded ECU [Re: Parabol] #422080 Mar 23, 3:46pm Mar 23, 3:46pm
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how much is a PFC?


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