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Apr 7, 7:04pm - #437386 
7th gen engines

this guy on cardomain.com said that 7th gen Celicas cant handle much performance modding...is that true?

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Apr 7, 7:13pm - #437387 
Just read through the forums, there is all kinds of mods to be done. thumbsup

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Apr 7, 10:14pm - #437388 
it's not that they cant handle it, it's that it's a complicated engine and there isnt many mods made for it.

but that is slowly starting to change as companies are seeing that we are willing to buy them if they are worth while.

people also said celicas wouldnt ever see 13 seconds N/A but thats been done. they also say 12's will never be done and I fully expect to be exterminating that myth as well in the very near future smile

My teamate is also workin ona 500+ whp 2zz setup which has been said cant be done as well lol it just takes time and crazy people like us to proove it can be done.


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Apr 7, 10:34pm - #437389 
After seeing that dude from Brampton do 8 seconds & get 1000HP from his B16 (1.6L) Honda hatch back, anything is possible. thumbsup

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Apr 9, 9:30pm - #437390 
dont belive eveything you hear now, people petend to know what they know nothing about

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Apr 10, 1:36am - #437391 
u ever read about the 1000 hp celica?? it may be a dif engine, but its said w/ right tuning(and lots of money) its capable to put out a good 800 hp from the 2zz.


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Apr 11, 7:55am - #437392 
workin on Celicas is not tuning.. its an art

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Apr 11, 4:26pm - #437393 
Originally Posted by AznKhaos
u ever read about the 1000 hp celica?? it may be a dif engine, but its said w/ right tuning(and lots of money) its capable to put out a good 800 hp from the 2zz.


Yah, it was a V8.

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Apr 12, 9:34pm - #437394 
if you count v8's 1 of the NHRA celicas is pushin 8,000 hp lol


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Apr 13, 7:01am - #437395 
yeah I think i read it was a 4 runner engine or something along those lines that was swapped into a celica... but i could be wrong

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Apr 13, 10:02am - #437396 
^^^ tundra engine


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Apr 13, 11:49pm - #437397 
with that engine swap... wouldnt that fuck up the balance of the car due to a heavier engine and cause the handling to be shitty? confused

Unless its for DRAG racing

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Apr 15, 8:46am - #437398 
yes its a drag only car...


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