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Mar 27, 8:36pm - #427056 
There seems to be confusion of 02'

I have heard many people on this forum saying that the rev limiter for the 2002 celica GTS was at 7,200 rpms. On the other hand...I have heard people say that the rev limiter for the 2002 Celica GTS was at 7,800 rpms. Which one is true? Just thought I'd clear that up for myself and others hit

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Mar 27, 8:45pm - #427057 
redlined at 7.8k
fuel cut off was like 8200


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Mar 27, 8:47pm - #427058 
Are you sure thats for the 2002?!

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Mar 27, 8:51pm - #427059 
it's something like that. rofl


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Mar 27, 9:24pm - #427060 
My 2002 GTS Limits when the needle hits the red! I need to paint over that red arch The limit goes up 500 RPM if the doors are locked too! rofl

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Mar 27, 9:49pm - #427061 
I have heard the same. For the 00-01 models the fuel cut off is at 8200-8300. And for the 02 models its at 7800. Thats why some people on the boards here say that its harder to land lift with a 2002. Is this true?

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Mar 27, 9:51pm - #427062 
yea
fuel cutoff for 00, 01, 03, 04, and 05 (i think, some say no) is 8350
redline is 8k

the 02 model had some other numbers, i just don't remember and it is harder to land in lift because you gotta be higher up in teh RPM to land where lift starts.


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Mar 27, 11:42pm - #427063 
02 and 05 is at 7800... thumbsdown


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Mar 28, 10:24am - #427064 
Wow, the 05 also? Weird...

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Mar 28, 2:28pm - #427065 
Right but is that for the autos too?


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Mar 28, 3:23pm - #427066 
dont they shift "automatically" at redline?

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Mar 28, 3:31pm - #427067 
all gts autos rev limit at 7800...


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Mar 28, 3:52pm - #427068 
besides...i have an auto GTS and since i only have 4 gears...you CANT land lift no matter what...ive tryed and have come to the conclusion...YOU CANT DO IT cry cry cry cry


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Mar 28, 10:12pm - #427069 
it's 7800rpm limiter for the 02's.

2000 - 2001 the limiter is 8350rpms


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Mar 28, 10:39pm - #427070 
Originally Posted by drivethru1986
besides...i have an auto GTS and since i only have 4 gears...you CANT land lift no matter what...ive tryed and have come to the conclusion...YOU CANT DO IT cry cry cry cry


if you play with over drive, the pedals AND the sportshift you can grin takes some work

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Mar 29, 9:48am - #427071 
1st gear would start to limit at 7400 rpms and sputter to 7800 rpms

2nd 3rd 4th and 5th were all 7800 on the 02's.


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Mar 31, 12:39am - #427072 
Originally Posted by FloydianSlip6
Originally Posted by drivethru1986
besides...i have an auto GTS and since i only have 4 gears...you CANT land lift no matter what...ive tryed and have come to the conclusion...YOU CANT DO IT cry cry cry cry


if you play with over drive, the pedals AND the sportshift you can grin takes some work


no you can't! rofl

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Mar 31, 12:44am - #427073 
overdrive - only disables 4th gear which is POINTLESS because that gear is never used for racing (unless you're going over 120mph or so)
pedals - we only have two, brake and gas. if we're auto, why would we touch the brake, and why would we let our feet off the gas?
sportshift - 7500rpms is the shift point for full auto, but with sportshift you can take it all the way to 7800 (if you got good timing). even then, your second gear rpms will land at about 5200, a full grand short of lift.

sorry to enlighten you ... but if what you were saying was true, then no one would say that the auto gts is slow

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Mar 31, 2:32pm - #427074 
I've got an 02 manual and it goes past 7800rpms. I've never bounced it off the rev limiter but my wife said she may have, it doesn't cut the fuel very abrubtly it's just like taking yoru foot off the gas alittle and she said it was around 8kish. I thought the 02 was something like 8100 and the others were like 8300.. but yeah on the auto it's probably going to be max at redline of 7800.. it's not going to cut the fuel it's just going to shift for you.

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Mar 31, 2:45pm - #427075 
Originally Posted by celicatuner
I've got an 02 manual and it goes past 7800rpms. I've never bounced it off the rev limiter but my wife said she may have, it doesn't cut the fuel very abrubtly it's just like taking yoru foot off the gas alittle and she said it was around 8kish. I thought the 02 was something like 8100 and the others were like 8300.. but yeah on the auto it's probably going to be max at redline of 7800.. it's not going to cut the fuel it's just going to shift for you.


so toyota lied on the gauge cluster then? It actually goes past 7800? I always shift at 7800 and never explored bouncing the limiter. So if it does actually redline at 8100, that means we might have a chance at landing lift after shifting thumbsup

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Mar 31, 2:51pm - #427076 
^^ Yeaaaaaaaaaaayaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

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Mar 31, 7:15pm - #427077 
Originally Posted by celicatuner
I've got an 02 manual and it goes past 7800rpms. I've never bounced it off the rev limiter but my wife said she may have, it doesn't cut the fuel very abrubtly it's just like taking yoru foot off the gas alittle and she said it was around 8kish. I thought the 02 was something like 8100 and the others were like 8300.. but yeah on the auto it's probably going to be max at redline of 7800.. it's not going to cut the fuel it's just going to shift for you.


can you show vid of this or some kind of pic proof? I'm not one to try it on my own car if people say otherwise about where the redline stands.

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Apr 1, 4:08pm - #427078 
Originally Posted by WhiteCeli
Originally Posted by celicatuner
I've got an 02 manual and it goes past 7800rpms. I've never bounced it off the rev limiter but my wife said she may have, it doesn't cut the fuel very abrubtly it's just like taking yoru foot off the gas alittle and she said it was around 8kish. I thought the 02 was something like 8100 and the others were like 8300.. but yeah on the auto it's probably going to be max at redline of 7800.. it's not going to cut the fuel it's just going to shift for you.


so toyota lied on the gauge cluster then? It actually goes past 7800? I always shift at 7800 and never explored bouncing the limiter. So if it does actually redline at 8100, that means we might have a chance at landing lift after shifting thumbsup


sounds to me like his tach isn't calibrated correctly.


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Apr 2, 2:55am - #427079 
so, there are guys here with the 02 gts models and you guys still don't know when your fuel cutoff is? come on...


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Apr 2, 4:26am - #427080 
well i just raced my gts against my friends teg tonight. I wasn't paying attention and hit my limiter couple of times. It redlined at 7800 rpm so it doesn't go past it thumbsdown

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Apr 3, 12:00pm - #427081 
my 02 gts stops at 7800, and yeah its really hard to land lift. when I had my ecu swap it was easiser.


cant say ive done that before... ahh crap
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Apr 3, 2:37pm - #427082 
^ i was just gonna say... if you swap your ECU doesn't that change it? if i end up getting an '02 GTS 6spd, an ECU swap is one of the first mods on the list.


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Apr 3, 4:25pm - #427083 
word


8600 rpm killer!!!!!!
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Apr 3, 7:31pm - #427084 
So the harness is exactly the same!? I am looking for one for my 02 if that's the case!

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