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wherdZ
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wherdZ Sep 13, 5:54am - #44528 

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2002 Toyota Celica GT

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Van Nuys, Ca
short ram intakes...

i have a gt auto and my car seems to want to die, when i stop at stop signs or red lights, is this normal>? like when i am about to stop, my cars starts shaking, and the rpm's hit zero and it sounds like my engine is about to die, sometimes i have to press on the gas while i press on the brake to keep the rpm's up, does any body know what im talking about :\ thanx

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isaac
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isaac Sep 13, 6:20am - #44529 
2001 Absolutely Red Toyota Celica GT
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switch to a higher grade of gasoline... see that if that solves your problem

if not - bring it in for service thumbsup

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Barrett
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Barrett Sep 13, 9:09pm - #44530 
2003 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
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I have an 03 GT Auto w/ a Short Ram and I haven't experienced any probs. What brad Intake is it?
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IcEd blUe Sep 14, 6:16pm - #44531 

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wait so your cars like stalling??..weird
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NuMiL0
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NuMiL0 Sep 14, 7:02pm - #44532 

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2000 Toyota Celica GT

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evansville, IN
try increasing the idle speed. there's a screw under the Hood on the throttle body you can turn to change the idle rpms
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MxReb0
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MxReb0 Sep 14, 7:11pm - #44533 

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2000 Toyota Celica

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Raleigh & Charlotte, NC
try resetting your ECU by leaving the battery unplugged for 1 hour. This changed the way my car idles.

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