Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VBSURFER
Member
VBSURFER

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VA BEACH
Mar 24, 8:33pm - #425123 
car wont hit lift

my car wont hit lift...i have the speedometer removed...can the car not hit lift without the speedometer? or is it something else...and before i get this question i will answeer it...why is dont you have a speedometer...i removed my dash in order to dye it...it takes a while and my celica is my only car...i drove my car for a while so i know it was warm enough to hit lift and i have had the car 5 yrs so i can feel what rpm im at and when lift should kick in...so anyway


surf...nothing else matters
tearing up costa rica summer 05'
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,029
kmlgts
Specialist
kmlgts

Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,029
California
Mar 24, 8:49pm - #425124 
some how lift doesn't kick as hard as it use to be.. confused it happen after i change the lift bolts.


[Linked Image]
Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 3,748
hombredelassrtas
CF Connoisseur
hombredelassrtas

CF Connoisseur
2004 Toyota Celica

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 3,748
Gainesville, FL
Mar 25, 8:47am - #425125 
frown frown

Joined: Mar 2005
Posts: 9
stryker
New Member
stryker
New Member
1994 Honda Civic HB

Joined: Mar 2005
Posts: 9
bfene
Mar 25, 3:47pm - #425126 
i think it would prolly be your lift bolts. they get worn down after awhile. might want to check them

Joined: May 2004
Posts: 621
jyboygenius
Senior Member
jyboygenius
2001 Silver Toyota Celica
Senior Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: May 2004
Posts: 621
Colorado, USA
Mar 25, 5:37pm - #425127 
Wait...you got ur speedometer removed?? Ok, unless there's a REALLY good reason, this has gotta be one of dumbest things I've ever heard.


Enzo Ferrari " You may be a Ferrari owner; but, you may not necessarly be a Ferrari Driver."
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 111
Loth
Member
Loth

Member
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 111
San Jose, CA
Mar 25, 5:59pm - #425128 
spineyes read people read...


like said above Check your lift bolts becuase they could be bad if its not that then idunnosorry.


Quote:
Originally posted by stefanoc:


karma will be a bitch

Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 401
maingear
Senior Member
maingear

Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 401
Arkansas
Mar 25, 6:18pm - #425129 
My car only had 26K MI on it and I had the same problem. I checked the filter under the valve assy. My filter was clean. I made a custom grounding kit for the engine. One ground to the Valve Assy, and the second to the other side of the engine where the chassis ground connects. I noticed that there was minor surface corrosion under the bolt head.

When I got it all back together, it hit lift hard and every time!

I hope your problem can be fixed as easily!

Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VBSURFER
Member
VBSURFER

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VA BEACH
Mar 25, 6:26pm - #425130 
Originally Posted by jyboygenius
Wait...you got ur speedometer removed?? Ok, unless there's a REALLY good reason, this has gotta be one of dumbest things I've ever heard.


hey jyboy"genius" thats gotta be the dumbest response ive heard...why dont you read the whole post first...
Originally Posted by VBSURFER
and before i get this question i will answer it...why dont you have a speedometer...i removed my dash in order to dye it...it takes a while and my celica is my only car...


surf...nothing else matters
tearing up costa rica summer 05'
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,292
CaLiGTS
Phantom
CaLiGTS

Phantom
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 1,292
Bay Area, NorCal
Mar 25, 6:49pm - #425131 
Originally Posted by VBSURFER
Originally Posted by jyboygenius
Wait...you got ur speedometer removed?? Ok, unless there's a REALLY good reason, this has gotta be one of dumbest things I've ever heard.


hey jyboy"genius" thats gotta be the dumbest response ive heard...why dont you read the whole post first...
Originally Posted by VBSURFER
and before i get this question i will answer it...why dont you have a speedometer...i removed my dash in order to dye it...it takes a while and my celica is my only car...


PWNED!


[Linked Image]
Ask yourself one question. Is the juice worth the squeeze?
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,029
kmlgts
Specialist
kmlgts

Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,029
California
Mar 25, 6:50pm - #425132 
Originally Posted by maingear
My car only had 26K MI on it and I had the same problem. I checked the filter under the valve assy. My filter was clean. I made a custom grounding kit for the engine. One ground to the Valve Assy, and the second to the other side of the engine where the chassis ground connects. I noticed that there was minor surface corrosion under the bolt head.

When I got it all back together, it hit lift hard and every time!

I hope your problem can be fixed as easily!




after i change the lift bolts it doen't hit as hard so i clean the filter and still not as hard as it used too. can you show me a pix off the bolt you talking about?


[Linked Image]
Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 401
maingear
Senior Member
maingear

Senior Member
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Dec 2004
Posts: 401
Arkansas
Mar 25, 9:03pm - #425133 
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1953402305_0_collapsed_2__1.html

I got this pic from the Install section ENGINE "How To" clean your VVTI Fluid Control Valve Filter...
See where the wires are grounded to the bolts?? Under those bolts are where I found corrosion.

1953540850-VVTIcontrolvalveA.jpeg
Joined: Mar 2005
Posts: 9
stryker
New Member
stryker
New Member
1994 Honda Civic HB

Joined: Mar 2005
Posts: 9
bfene
Mar 26, 8:41am - #425134 
like i said before check the damn lift bolts. they tend to wear down a little and not go into lift. trust me

Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VBSURFER
Member
VBSURFER

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VA BEACH
Mar 26, 10:45am - #425135 
Originally Posted by kmlgts
after i changed the lift bolts it doen't hit as hard so i clean the filter and still not as hard as it used too. can you show me a pix off the bolt you talking about?



he said after he changed the lift bolts...and he wasnt even asking you...so fucking read and stop being a retard and gettin a hissy fit...thats the second person in this post that has proven they cant read...i wish we could ban these illiterate bastards


surf...nothing else matters
tearing up costa rica summer 05'
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,029
kmlgts
Specialist
kmlgts

Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 1,029
California
Mar 26, 11:40am - #425136 
Originally Posted by VBSURFER

Originally Posted by kmlgts

after i changed the lift bolts it doen't hit as hard so i clean the filter and still not as hard as it used too. can you show me a pix off the bolt you talking about?



he said after he changed the lift bolts...and he wasnt even asking you...so fucking read and stop being a retard and gettin a hissy fit...thats the second person in this post that has proven they cant read...i wish we could ban these illiterate bastards



o well kid will always be kid





edit: plus he/she is a noob all he/she wanna do is get his/her post count up


[Linked Image]
Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 78
05XRunner
Member
05XRunner

Member
2005 Toyota Tacoma XRunner

Joined: Apr 2005
Posts: 78
Pittsburgh PA
Apr 6, 4:53am - #425137 
I dont own a celica...Can someone tell me what lift is

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 708
KickScrew
Sideways
KickScrew

Sideways
2003 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 708
St. Augustine, Florida
Apr 6, 1:46pm - #425138 
Yeah, thoes lift bolts might be broke

Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VBSURFER
Member
VBSURFER

Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2005
Posts: 161
VA BEACH
Apr 6, 3:02pm - #425139 
dude this forum should be killed...its old...the problem was the speedometer was removed...this does in fact prevent the computer from hitting lift...its not the bolts


surf...nothing else matters
tearing up costa rica summer 05'
Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
CSUN
CSUN
2000 Toyota Celica
S. California (818)

Posts: 104
Joined: May 2002
Show All Member Profiles 
Shout Box
Recent Topics
02' Celica GT pictures - New member
by Daweed. 05/21/2017 3:34 PM
Engine Developed Slight Tapping Noise
by ciaranleeman. 05/17/2017 12:49 AM
Apexi N1 exhaust
by Felix0697. 05/15/2017 4:58 PM
Toyota celica GT 2004 - 6 gears?
by Arve2afm. 05/13/2017 5:33 AM
FS: Custom OEM Tsunami Badge
by 00BlkCeli. 05/08/2017 11:11 AM
Looking for parts sources
by Calparts. 05/05/2017 11:18 PM
2004 GTS my 6th gear going to neutral by itself
by CapistranCelica. 05/05/2017 3:16 AM
1994 Celica Veilside Body Kit
by TheFernMan. 05/02/2017 8:30 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170512)