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Mar 23, 9:06pm - #424407 
Places to buy new Celica GTS

hey guys, umm im a 15 year old looking for a place to find a brand new 2005 celica GTS manual 6-speed Black and cheap tasty, my dad is about to buy me my car soon so if anybody has any good locations closest to Santa Clara then can you post them please.

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Mar 23, 9:16pm - #424408 
that's a toughy since this the celi's last year. if i remember right there were only 7 or so shipped to northern cali this past month. try dealer inventory searches online or calling.


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Mar 23, 9:17pm - #424409 
i got mine fomr a dealership wink just playing. i would go to to toyota.com and search inventories closest to you thumbsup

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Mar 23, 9:23pm - #424410 
search and call thumbsup


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Mar 23, 10:07pm - #424411 
i don't think 2005 and cheap should be anywhere in the same sentance..

what is your price range here? just out of curiosity


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Mar 23, 10:10pm - #424412 
Hmm, I wouldn't think that a Toyota dealer would have any TOYOTA Celicas... Hmm, have you checked your local Mazda dealer? I'm pretty sure they'd have one... rofl rofl


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Mar 23, 10:13pm - #424413 
Yea they tend to send toyota products at the dealership. They might have a car there i dunno rofl

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Mar 24, 3:39am - #424414 
buy a used '01 thumbsup
the '05's suck thumbsdown

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Mar 24, 3:48am - #424415 
your such a lucky kid..


first call your local toyota dealership..ask them if they have any..if they don't tell them to help you search for one at other toyota dealerships.

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Mar 24, 9:10am - #424416 
Black and GTS are going to be a problem combo. It took me about a full year to finally find mine (Sept 04), and even then I had to drive 150 miles to get xactly what I wanted.

I suggest considering a pre-owned, and a custom paint job!! There's a ton of Silver Celi's around the globe!!

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Mar 24, 9:14am - #424417 
yeah it took me about 6 months to find my 2004 GTS Black.

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Mar 24, 9:27am - #424418 
yeah your 15 and you want a brand new 05 gts 6 speed...your gonna put your pops through a hella insurance bill..but seems like your dad is loaded to get you an 05..what the hell happened to getting a beater hand me down car? i was rollin in a pos corolla 5 speed and it was aqua-green...but kudos to you my young friend if you get one..i'd suggest getting a 00-02 gts bc it seems you can do more to the engine..pfc etc...that way when your pops says, its time for you to pay for your own shit, you wont be dyin for cash and you can mod it up pretty fast..i dunno the population of your town but if its a small town, dont buy from there unless you got inside peoples...go to big cities bc the tend to be cheaper and more plentiful...hell you prolly could find a used turbo celica...keep looking..and when you find one..keep looking some more bc i garuntee you once you find a good price, after you buy it, a better one will come up..

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Mar 24, 10:41am - #424419 
Yeah, like everyone says, you're really going to have to shop around for an '05 GTS. I live in the Phoenix area, and as far as I know, the dealer here only have '05 GT models. Cali probably has more than around Phoenix. Used/low miles is definitely a good alternative. The '05 prices for the few Celicas out there seem to be quite a bit higher, too.


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Mar 24, 3:01pm - #424420 
ya go for a 01 GTS black 6 speed...only b/c finding an 05 is gunna be a bitch...and has any1 mentioned the rev limiter on the 05?


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Mar 24, 3:20pm - #424421 
want to buy mine and you can have it shipped to you?


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Mar 24, 5:12pm - #424422 
lol vsgts your in jersey, too far thats a very nice car tho wink

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Mar 24, 5:15pm - #424423 
ok..do you guys really think i should get a 2000-2002? does anybody know a place close to my area that has one for sale? my dad will probably pay for the custom paint job and stuff like that and ill get a job in the future and work on it myself happywink

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Mar 24, 5:22pm - #424424 
and also...ill be gettin my permit in july in the summer i think and ill probably be drivin by the beginning of the summer i wanna go to a CELICA MEET!!!i wanna see how those things are..very coool well you guys are really cool helpin me n all that stuff.

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Mar 24, 5:24pm - #424425 
Try autotrader


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Mar 24, 6:39pm - #424426 
since its gettin a lil later in the 05 model year, when exactly do they stop makin celicas? like june or july? i know around all my dealerships, they have been pretty much non existant since like early 04.. but good luck thumbsup

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Mar 25, 8:18am - #424427 
yeah man go for a 00-02 GTS

Billy how much you selling ur car for?i might be intrested


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Mar 25, 9:55am - #424428 
Originally Posted by uNiCkE
ok..do you guys really think i should get a 2000-2002? does anybody know a place close to my area that has one for sale? my dad will probably pay for the custom paint job and stuff like that and ill get a job in the future and work on it myself happywink


yeah definately go for an '00-'02..

and if you go custom paint job get something cool and unusual... don't go black cause that's waaaaaaaaaaaaaay too hard to keep clean...


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Mar 25, 10:05am - #424429 
in May, the 2005 will no longer be shipped to the US


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Mar 25, 11:14am - #424430 
oh ok...well thx lasher for mentioning the autotrader.com thing i found a perfect celica ffor me now smile check it out is this good?

http://www.autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.jsp?rd...&cardist=99


and also if im gonna get a custom paint job where and what should i get?

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Mar 25, 11:50am - #424431 
ooooooooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhhhh TRD body kit... pretty low mileage too... good find


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Mar 25, 9:59pm - #424432 
I almost bought mine through carmax, before I found one localy. I forgot what they charged me to ship it... I bought my GTS the day before the one I ordered arrived. The salesman wasn't too sad, he knew it would sell fast!

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Mar 25, 10:05pm - #424433 
Originally Posted by uNiCkE
oh ok...well thx lasher for mentioning the autotrader.com thing i found a perfect celica ffor me now smile check it out is this good?

http://www.autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.jsp?rd...&cardist=99


and also if im gonna get a custom paint job where and what should i get?



looks like a winner to me

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Mar 25, 10:16pm - #424434 
Originally Posted by uNiCkE
oh ok...well thx lasher for mentioning the autotrader.com thing i found a perfect celica ffor me now smile check it out is this good?

http://www.autotrader.com/fyc/vdp.jsp?rd...&cardist=99


and also if im gonna get a custom paint job where and what should i get?
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Mar 26, 8:27am - #424435 
it's an 02 year but if it suits you, go for it

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Mar 26, 12:31pm - #424436 
i'de go check that out real fast because it will sell extremely quickly. MAKE SURE you check the vin and vehicle history report. That price seems a bit high however i doubt you will be able to talk them down on the price due to it being a TRD and your 16. Best bet on talking down the price is having dad go solo and not be as interested in it. hehe, sorry but you being 16 and researching the car. your going to love it and since your dad is paying the salesman is going to see that and try to milk you for more $$$.

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Mar 27, 9:12am - #424437 
Originally Posted by Shadow_GTS
i'de go check that out real fast because it will sell extremely quickly. MAKE SURE you check the vin and vehicle history report. That price seems a bit high however i doubt you will be able to talk them down on the price due to it being a TRD and your 16. Best bet on talking down the price is having dad go solo and not be as interested in it. hehe, sorry but you being 16 and researching the car. your going to love it and since your dad is paying the salesman is going to see that and try to milk you for more $$$.


he is EXACTLY right... if they see how excited you are about that car there's no way they will drop the price... I ALWAYS have dad go when i'm looking at cars... and I just keep my mouth shut and let him do ALL the talking... those dealers WANT to SELL that car... but they also want to get the most money they can out of it... excited boy/girl = $$$$$$$ ... someone who's interested but not set on it = sale but at a lower price


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Mar 27, 12:32pm - #424438 
yeah man its a certified pre-owned vehicle! thats a winner right there w/ one previous owner and it was more than likely babied and mainteneced regularly. I would go for it! Cause I bought mines from 1 previous owner that was toyota certified.

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Mar 27, 4:10pm - #424439 
you can buy my 02 gts from me


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Mar 28, 2:31am - #424440 
sell you mine for 10k

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