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BLUBYU
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BLUBYU Apr 2, 10:30pm - #432757 
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protest to Toyota and TRD CEO AND HIGH ADMIN

i am tring to put together a letter to send to TRD and Toyota admin to discuss the lack of performance items for the best damn compact car on the market. I mean its a damn shame. We have the baddest looking car out their. Nothing should be able to pass us. All of us as customers support their brand and defend it. We are all loyal customers. I want performance. When I complete the letter or email, what ever I decide is better once I research the contact methods I would like to add as many names ( backers ) as I can. If I have you support send your name. I will get this info to the CEO of TOYOTA. If he doesnt speek english than I will find a translator. fck
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isaac Apr 2, 10:38pm - #432758 
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i may be way off in left field here, but no one forced you into buying this car - nor did anyone tell you not to do research before making your $20,000 purchase grin

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Polykarb Apr 2, 11:32pm - #432759 

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Originally Posted by isaac
i may be way off in left field here, but no one forced you into buying this car - nor did anyone tell you that you not to do research before making your $20,000 purchase grin


haha, good point bro grin

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celicafourotwo Apr 2, 11:39pm - #432760 

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it don't hurt to try..

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Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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zugzug12 Apr 2, 11:39pm - #432761 

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The parts you need are out there, they just cost a bunch. But, you gotta pay to play. Sending letters won't change anything. spineyes

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v4shj16 Apr 2, 11:43pm - #432762 

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y dont you tell them to make a better car. something liek the celica but a lot faster, something to compete with cars liek the srt-4 and sti etc...
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kmlgts Apr 2, 11:44pm - #432763 

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good luck w/your protest rofl

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hombredelassrtas Apr 3, 12:06am - #432764 

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i think its to alte for that. maybe if in liek 2001 there was a protest. because there not selling the car anymore, waht the hell do they care if ur gonna buy or now frown

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Lasherccl Apr 3, 12:10am - #432765 

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doesn't billy's dad own a toyota dealership? wonder what he would think of your "protest" spineyes

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BLUBYU Apr 3, 12:11am - #432766 
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Hey I'm not complaining about my car. And by the way 20 grand yea right. Sticker was 28,800. Gts fully loaded with agression package. Anyway you have a right to your input. You now there are thousands of items for other sport compacts and we have the best look and brand but yet limited mods available. I just think Toyota could offer more in their TRD line up for our vehicle. They have a super charger for a frigen Matrix, no disrespect to Matrix owners but come on. A camelback wagon came have a super charger from TRD but the celica only has springs,clutches and exhaust. I love my celica and I'm not complaining about it but I just want to now if this is a recognizes issue to Toyota. I mean if they dont know that their is a want for something how are they going to fix it. You now it may help desicion making in further celica development. One voice is hard to hear but you cant ignore thousands. If you have a problem with what you are reading and you think its bullshit than leave this post. I'm not forcing you to read this. I have the president and chairmans info for Toyota motor corporation. I need their email addresses. I will do more research tomm. If anyone can help with any contact info it would be greatly appreciated. If they just made a upgrade for the ECU from TRD I would tight. Anyway everyone one here thinks it so dont respond with a bunch of neg shit. If you are part of this site than we all have simmilar shit in common.
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BLUBYU Apr 3, 12:14am - #432767 
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The info I have so far is
TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
1 TOYOTA-CHO,TOYOTA CITY,AICHI PREFECTURE 471-8571 JAPAN
PHONE (0565)28-2121
CHAIRMAN HIROSHI OKUDA
PRESIDENT FUJIO CHO


Just tring to get your opinion weither this is a good idea or not. Send some feedback.
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tru_Asiatik_Pride Apr 3, 12:16am - #432768 

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^^ haha he doesnt know who he just replied to rofl

noob spineyes

btw 7th gen is discontinued so why spend money developing new products for something old rofl

maybe a 3rd party but toyoyta will just laugh at you
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Lasherccl Apr 3, 12:16am - #432769 

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It's not gonna change anything.

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celica209 Apr 3, 12:25am - #432770 

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if anything i would get them to do a recall on our headlight's and sun roofs to replace all models 00-04 thats the only two things i hate that isnt my fault angry just eye sores
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VSGTS14 Apr 3, 1:04am - #432771 

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good luck
anything you say they'll throw in the garbage
and i agree with isaac wave

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jyboygenius Apr 3, 1:13am - #432772 
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Ok man. This is...nvm.

One tip of advice. Just shut up. You don't know what the hell you're talking about.

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BReakinDrifTs Apr 3, 1:15am - #432773 
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Why would they continue aftermarket support for a car they discontinued over here anyway? rofl
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Joey Apr 3, 1:19am - #432774 

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don't waste your time man
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maingear Apr 3, 1:30am - #432775 

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I have a sunroof that is crazing, I read the SB for the 2000. Do all the sun roofs scraze in the end? (I am getting it replaced under the factory warrenty) Will the new one craze too?

Noobies - FYI: The so-called crazing phenomenon corresponds to the formation and extension of a craze network in a polymer matrix. A craze is a kind of crack but bridged by fibrils of oriented matrix polymer chains, normal to craze surfaces.
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zugzug12 Apr 3, 1:38am - #432776 

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Originally Posted by maingear
I have a sunroof that is crazing, I read the SB for the 2000. Do all the sun roofs scraze in the end? (I am getting it replaced under the factory warrenty) Will the new one craze too?

Noobies - FYI: The so-called crazing phenomenon corresponds to the formation and extension of a craze network in a polymer matrix. A craze is a kind of crack but bridged by fibrils of oriented matrix polymer chains, normal to craze surfaces.


Mine looks like the Popes skin! spineyes

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BLUBYU Apr 3, 2:03am - #432777 
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all right I get your point. Its useless. F IT
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isaac Apr 3, 2:07am - #432778 
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one of these protests was put together in 2000 and ran until 2002 with more than 5,000 replies from Celica owners/enthusiasts. in each reply was the member's first name & last, year make and model of their car, plus the members city, state and contact email address.

it has been over 3 years since this was first put together and nothing much has really been done since.

the reason I think this topic is funny is because if you look at all the parts available for this car from aftermarket companies, you can pretty much find anything you need to make it the car you want - someone earlier posted, "you have to pay to play", this is what that comment basically means rice

Basically, Toyota feels that although many car enthusiasts have enjoyed the sporting Celica over the years, it's just not pulling its weight these days because it's getting beaten up by the likes of the Matrix, Corolla XRS, Solara coupe and the whole damn Scion line.

The Celica was born in 1971 and had a hand in establishing the speedy subcompact segment, and was named Import Car of the Year and put on Car and Drivers Ten Best Cars list during its lifetime.

http://pressroom.toyota.com/photo_library/display_release.html?id=20040716

Toyota stops Celica production by the end of the 05 model year. Get a 40 ready so you can pour some out for your fallen homies

on a side note, lets get a bunch of people to write to Toyota and have them bring back the 7th gen so they can make more parts for it thumbsup

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tony Apr 3, 2:08am - #432779 

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per your request, topic closed.

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