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WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? #435525 Apr 5, 8:13am Apr 5, 8:13am
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WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT?
HEY all just wondering what yall think of the e-shift personally i think its great. please only post if you have first hand experience. as i dont really care about what you have herd from a friend.


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: MUNTED] #435526 Apr 5, 8:26am Apr 5, 8:26am
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Though i got my car only day before yesterday i have used the e-shift a little bit and i feel the car is much more responsive.. though it does take a bit of getting used to .. i noticed it isnt too easy to race while using that ... it will take some time to get used to it ...but once you master it i think it works like a charm ... want to race ... just shift into manual ... downgear and ur ready to go ...

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: BlackCeli] #435527 Apr 5, 8:45am Apr 5, 8:45am
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It's slow, you can't land lift. rolleyes
Nothing beats a true manual transmission. Except for maybe the tiptronic on Ferrari's. grin

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: BReakinDrifTs] #435528 Apr 5, 8:53am Apr 5, 8:53am
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i like it and its fun to use every once in a while, however racing with it sucks, and i'd rather have a manual


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: wiredthief] #435529 Apr 5, 3:21pm Apr 5, 3:21pm
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what's e-shift? is that the tiptronic feature on the GTS auto? i think manually shift the car thru the gears is faster than pushing the buttons, because i heard that even when you press the button to shift up/down, there is a lag. spineyes


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435530 Apr 5, 4:39pm Apr 5, 4:39pm
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Its okay, better than no shift buttons. But I prefer the auto shifting up and down with the shift knob. I think all the mazda autos have it and basically all the car companies are starting to have them except toyota of coarse.


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435531 Apr 5, 5:23pm Apr 5, 5:23pm
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Originally Posted by Zero
what's e-shift? is that the tiptronic feature on the GTS auto? i think manually shift the car thru the gears is faster than pushing the buttons, because i heard that even when you press the button to shift up/down, there is a lag. spineyes

apprently none of you fellas have been watching vids of my car rofl rofl
(although ive only posted one ) hahahahaha

let me tell yall this... its slow but its fast enuff for me although i can always go faster thumbsup

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435532 Apr 5, 7:49pm Apr 5, 7:49pm
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Originally Posted by Zero
what's e-shift? is that the tiptronic feature on the GTS auto? i think manually shift the car thru the gears is faster than pushing the buttons, because i heard that even when you press the button to shift up/down, there is a lag. spineyes


There is a lag at times unless your RPM's are really high


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: crespo_h69] #435533 Apr 5, 8:14pm Apr 5, 8:14pm
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Originally Posted by crespo_h69

Originally Posted by Zero

what's e-shift? is that the tiptronic feature on the GTS auto? i think manually shift the car thru the gears is faster than pushing the buttons, because i heard that even when you press the button to shift up/down, there is a lag. spineyes


There is a lag at times unless your RPM's are really high

whats considered high??
i shift at 3500/4000(daily driving) and there doesnt seem to be any lag? confused

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: tru_Asiatik_Pride] #435534 Apr 6, 11:49am Apr 6, 11:49am
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^^^we still gotta race kuya rofl rofl


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435535 Apr 6, 12:04pm Apr 6, 12:04pm
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do it marco!!! thumbsup "kick his ass sea-bass!" rofl


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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: ct] #435536 Apr 6, 12:19pm Apr 6, 12:19pm
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I have it and I think it has too much of a lag to even bother racing with. I've driven an auto and manual celica, and the manual is a hell of a lot more responsive.I kinda' wish I had manual after driving one.

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: danieldelgado05] #435537 Apr 6, 3:22pm Apr 6, 3:22pm
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I don't really think anything of it b/c I hardly use it idunno

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: YourNameHere] #435538 Apr 6, 3:24pm Apr 6, 3:24pm
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ya there is a lag...i just tested it b4...EXAMPLE shifted from 1st to 2nd at 4000 RPM's and the needle went up 2 about 4200 RPMs before it upshifted...hmmmmmmm


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: ct] #435539 Apr 6, 3:27pm Apr 6, 3:27pm
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Originally Posted by ct
do it marco!!! thumbsup "kick his ass sea-bass!" rofl


i'll put his GTS to the junkheap...GT bitches rofl thumbsup no, for real, i'll put any auto GTS to the junkheap. thumbsup grin


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435540 Apr 6, 4:17pm Apr 6, 4:17pm
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Does a turbo'd auto GTS fall into that category? For your sake I hope not...


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435541 Apr 6, 4:32pm Apr 6, 4:32pm
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Originally Posted by Zero
^^^we still gotta race kuya rofl rofl


man all these ppl challenging my auto gts rofl rofl
does my car really "look" that fast spineyes

take a number bro theres other peeps ahead of you tongue

mel(stuntpanda) is actually next be havent got around it yet

but next time your down here let me know

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: wiredthief] #435542 Apr 6, 5:29pm Apr 6, 5:29pm
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Originally Posted by wiredthief
Does a turbo'd auto GTS fall into that category? For your sake I hope not...


oh hells no. i meant N/A (non asperated lollol) GTS Autos


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435543 Apr 6, 5:46pm Apr 6, 5:46pm
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wait...i could TURBO my auto GTS?? but would the power still be there as much as a stick? (even tho a stick would own me)


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: drivethru1986] #435544 Apr 6, 5:56pm Apr 6, 5:56pm
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Well take it this way, two celicas: auto and manual, with the same turbo kit: C2Power. Both dyno at 250ish-hp and are both at the same psi, with stock internals.

seeing as they're both even, the Manual would still be a few seconds quicker because of the gear ratio of the tranny. rice

feel free to correct me. spineyes


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435545 Apr 6, 5:57pm Apr 6, 5:57pm
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also, i believe that the power would still be there, but because of the torque converter, the manual would retain most of the power created.


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435546 Apr 6, 6:09pm Apr 6, 6:09pm
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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: combatc87] #435547 Apr 6, 6:10pm Apr 6, 6:10pm
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well stock, the auto Celica has better MPG. so i believe it would still be the same thumbsup


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435548 Apr 6, 6:33pm Apr 6, 6:33pm
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Originally Posted by Zero
Originally Posted by ct
do it marco!!! thumbsup "kick his ass sea-bass!" rofl


i'll put his GTS to the junkheap...GT bitches rofl thumbsup no, for real, i'll put any auto GTS to the junkheap. thumbsup grin


I take it you have a 5sp... grin


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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: ct] #435549 Apr 6, 7:08pm Apr 6, 7:08pm
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i have a GT 4-speed. grin this is a race btwn auto Celicas. grin


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435550 Apr 6, 8:24pm Apr 6, 8:24pm
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then you fill fail thumbsdown...teh auto-gts can neva lose... rofl


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yoru such a clown, i wish you lived in nyc, i would love to just give you the beating that youve probably never gotten in your life.
Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: ct] #435551 Apr 6, 10:37pm Apr 6, 10:37pm
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lol, do we have a vid of an Auto GT vs. an Auto GTS? Stock on both.

I want to see the outcome.


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Chelica815] #435552 Apr 6, 10:46pm Apr 6, 10:46pm
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marco has an AEM CAI and a tanabe exhaust.

i have an AEM CAI and an apexi-n1 exhaust.

i doubt that AEM tru pulley does anything, so pretty much its stock for stock grin this would be great!!! i heard that the 4GTS cant stay in lift to long and can hardly land in lift, so that pretty much an even race. grin


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435553 Apr 6, 10:49pm Apr 6, 10:49pm
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how about you Alex? i'll remove my blitz kit and put back my stock bumpers, then we'll see which silver celica is faster. grin


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435554 Apr 7, 6:49am Apr 7, 6:49am
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lol i really like e-shift its awsome through corners. i dunno about you american gts autos but i have no lag what so ever on my australian sx auto.
so na na na na na na!


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435555 Apr 7, 12:40pm Apr 7, 12:40pm
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Originally Posted by Zero
Well take it this way, two celicas: auto and manual, with the same turbo kit: C2Power. Both dyno at 250ish-hp and are both at the same psi, with stock internals.

seeing as they're both even, the Manual would still be a few seconds quicker because of the gear ratio of the tranny. rice

feel free to correct me. spineyes


That doesn't sound right. The auto will have way more losses to the wheels, so how can both cars setup the same put down 250ish-hp? Unless they were measuring at the crank only.

Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: GTS_Rosh] #435556 Apr 7, 2:32pm Apr 7, 2:32pm
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^^^yes at the crank there shouldnt be a difference in BHP if the C2Power turbo kit raises the car to 250ish HP. but the HP to the wheels is a different story. Of course, the manual will be faster. thumbsup


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Re: WHAT DO THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE E-SHIFT THINK OF IT? [Re: Zero] #435557 Apr 7, 3:06pm Apr 7, 3:06pm
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ha manual owned you autos!!! laughsilly

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