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Turboed Celica GT #8051 Dec 22, 7:29pm Dec 22, 7:29pm
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Turboed Celica GT
Has anyone turboed the gt yet if so what are the (HP) gains (1/4) mile times. Is it a lot of work to turbo the gt??? I'm thinking of getting a GT instead of the GTS if the GT is not to hard to turbo and if the (HP) gains are good enough. (O yea how much dose it cost to turbo the gt) Thanks for the info.


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Re: Turboed Celica GT [Re: Redline GT-S] #8052 Dec 23, 12:21am Dec 23, 12:21am
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i haven't turboed a GT, but i purposely bought a GT instead of a GTS because you can get way more boost for a lot less money. with a GTS, you would have to do some engine work to lower its compression ratio so that it can handle any boost that's worthwhile. hope this helped...


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Re: Turboed Celica GT [Re: glitch] #8053 Dec 23, 5:31am Dec 23, 5:31am
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OK How much did it cost????? (HP) how much more dose it give you? Do you have a 1/4 time?


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Re: Turboed Celica GT [Re: Redline GT-S] #8054 Dec 23, 8:40am Dec 23, 8:40am
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west covina toyota claims that they will sell their turbo setup for the GT at about $3500. tho it has not yet been released, they claim up to 12psi of boost. sorry, i dn't have a 1/4 time for ya...


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Re: Turboed Celica GT [Re: glitch] #8055 Dec 23, 9:04am Dec 23, 9:04am

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Mike Lu has a turboed GT...try and ge his attention on the boards, he'll give you a lot of info.

Re: Turboed Celica GT #8056 Dec 23, 5:44pm Dec 23, 5:44pm
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west covina toyota claims that they will sell their turbo setup for the GT at about $3500. tho it has not yet been released, they claim up to 12psi of boost. sorry, i dn't have a 1/4 time for ya...
Well actually West Covina said TRD is in the process of making a TURBO for the GTS to work with the 11:1 compression. get the GTS and wait for the Turbo.( GOT BOOST)


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Re: Turboed Celica GT [Re: LouisianaGTS] #8057 Dec 23, 11:05pm Dec 23, 11:05pm
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yeah they did say that they would be making turbo for the GTS, but i dn't believe the GTS could handle any boost worth your time or money without lowering its compression ratio.


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