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200 hp n/a ? #433042 Apr 2, 6:06pm Apr 2, 6:06pm
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200 hp n/a ?
Has anyone successfully installed and run TRD pistons,would it be possible on 93 octane gas? I have the doubt because a lot of people say that it is hard to get 200 hp n/a, but the dyno that TRD has on their site is approx. 200hp @ 8300 rpm and 145 lbs. of torque @6800 rpm if you convert it, and degrade it to the US version of the celica. That is with the TRD 13:1 compression pistons and rings, TRD header, TRD Air Filter, and TRD exhaust. :cool: Add the pfc, cams, valves and springs, and pnp and it might just yield 230-250 hp. ;) What do you guys think? is it doable, or just a dream?


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: spectre] #433043 Apr 2, 7:23pm Apr 2, 7:23pm
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doable

Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: silverbeast] #433044 Apr 2, 11:00pm Apr 2, 11:00pm
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with raised compression and everything I think it's doable. I don't think you're gonna see 230-240 though.

especially since cams arent available yet.


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: Lucky_317] #433045 Apr 2, 11:39pm Apr 2, 11:39pm
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All on 93 octane? I don't think that'd work with 13:1 compression.


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: combatc87] #433046 Apr 3, 12:27am Apr 3, 12:27am
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frown not even with the pfc?


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: spectre] #433047 Apr 3, 12:38am Apr 3, 12:38am
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Oh, and another thing with that setup, is that it gives you over 130 lbs. of torque at 4400 rpm (nice low end torque) thats nice. thumbsup


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: spectre] #433048 Apr 3, 9:56am Apr 3, 9:56am
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Yeah, but with such a high compression ratio, you'd porbably need 100 octane.


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: combatc87] #433049 Apr 3, 10:07am Apr 3, 10:07am
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Is this for a 91 or a 7th gen. and what TRD pistons are you talking about? I havent heard of mass produced TRD pistons.


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: SLVCELI] #433050 Apr 3, 12:39pm Apr 3, 12:39pm
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They weren't. They were on a show TRD car. The idea never took off.


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: combatc87] #433051 Apr 3, 1:49pm Apr 3, 1:49pm
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7th gen, you can order them from TRD japan they cost 40,000 yen and the rings are 5,000 yen.


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: spectre] #433052 Apr 3, 1:57pm Apr 3, 1:57pm
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You mean each one. Do you have the site for the dyno you are talking about?


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: SLVCELI] #433053 Apr 3, 2:05pm Apr 3, 2:05pm
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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: SLVCELI] #433054 Apr 4, 2:42pm Apr 4, 2:42pm
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I saw it at the TRD website but its not as clear and detailed as the link you posted smile


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Re: 200 hp n/a ? [Re: spectre] #433055 Apr 4, 2:54pm Apr 4, 2:54pm
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you always can get the 3zz conversion from trial to bump up the compression and power.

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