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GTSelica
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2000 Silver Toyota Celica GTS
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2000 Toyota Celica GTS

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Apr 16, 4:37am - #443558 
Lift problem?

Hey guys, i purchased a 2000 GTS about a month ago. I was reading some of these forums and saw that my car is supposed to have a rev limit of 8400...and lift at 6500. My car seems to rev out at 7000...is there some kind of problem here...also i noticed that people have said that it can be caused by the previous owner not using premium gas. Please can someone tell me if theres a problem with the engine or if this can be fixed, if so how?

thnx guys

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Haulin_A_Doo
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Apr 16, 5:44am - #443559 
Only one way to find out, run it all the way to 8400. When it cuts out you know you have reached the rev limiter.

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Clyde
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Apr 16, 5:58am - #443560 
thats one fast doo "Jason"..


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Apr 16, 6:08am - #443561 
maybe it's just not warmed up enough. My temp gauge has to be up to the middle mark before i can hit fuel cutoff.

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GTSelica
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Apr 17, 1:20am - #443562 
Hey thanks guys, i started using shell Vpower, also i tried warming it up for about 3 min, and yesss...it red lined at 8400...and man now i know feel that shit..cant wait to get CAI so i can hear it. laterz

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hombredelassrtas
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2004 Toyota Celica

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Apr 17, 11:50am - #443563 
yea mine doesnt go past 7000 or hity lift right away. give it a few min of driving to warm up then it will smile

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300zx2GTS
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2000 Black Toyota Celica
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Apr 17, 12:29pm - #443564 
I am having the exact same problem. Next week I am replacing the speed sensor because it is not working all the time anymore. I am also doing the lift bolts so I will keep you posted. BTW does your speedometer work? And is your check engine light on?

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