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Hey Guys #9083 Mar 3, 5:30pm Mar 3, 5:30pm
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Hey guys need some opinions here.What is the best performance mod i can make for only a couple hundred dollars?And also the best appearence mod i can make for a couple hundred?..thanks guys

Re: Hey Guys [Re: celicaguy] #9084 Mar 3, 6:16pm Mar 3, 6:16pm
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exhaust or Intake for a couple hundred...
at least a front bumper or any part of a body kit for a couple hundred, TRD Hood spoilers, an aftermarket rear spoiler, uhhh really really really cheap wheels.


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Re: Hey Guys [Re: VSGTS14] #9085 Mar 3, 6:18pm Mar 3, 6:18pm
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sorry maybe i should have listed my mods already..i have 18 inch wheels,a kazuma exhaust(loud i know) and tyc taillights.but other than that it is stock

Re: Hey Guys [Re: celicaguy] #9086 Mar 3, 7:38pm Mar 3, 7:38pm
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get a Cold Air Intake for performance, and a front lip for looks.

Re: Hey Guys [Re: Eugic92] #9087 Mar 3, 7:41pm Mar 3, 7:41pm
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ok i really like the blitz kit..but wouldnt just the front look kind of dumb considering nothing else body kit wise on the car?..or would it look alright

Re: Hey Guys [Re: celicaguy] #9088 Mar 3, 10:58pm Mar 3, 10:58pm
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I don't really like the look with just front bumper. For looks, go with maybe a hoodscoop and Hood spoilers (you could get different colors if you have a color scheme), or a spoiler (whatever your preference is on the looks). For performance, your best gain would be from probably headers (price depends on GT or GTS for a good header). An Intake would be cheaper, but not as much gains.

Re: Hey Guys [Re: Grand-Touring-Dan] #9089 Mar 4, 9:49am Mar 4, 9:49am
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Intake and a set of springs.

Re: Hey Guys [Re: Karrion28] #9090 Mar 4, 10:29am Mar 4, 10:29am
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Quote:
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Intake and a set of springs.
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Re: Hey Guys [Re: tony] #9091 Mar 4, 10:39am Mar 4, 10:39am
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ya don't get just a front bumber... ull look like all the civic owners that like to thro on there unpainted front kit and then take off there hub caps... at least thats what they do here. i would agree that the Intake would be the best performance mod to do, and for looks id say not springs because 1-2" doesn't really do much and if ur planning on getting a kit eventually, i think ud like to know how low the kit gets you from the ground first, so id say get a wing, if you like aluminum spoilers


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Re: Hey Guys [Re: jeremy] #9092 Mar 4, 4:14pm Mar 4, 4:14pm
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ok guys thanks but maybe this might sound stupid..but throwing a header on a celica with a kazuma exhaust?..little much maybe?

Re: Hey Guys [Re: celicaguy] #9093 Mar 4, 6:14pm Mar 4, 6:14pm
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headers, Intake, springs, spoiler, or Hood spoilers and I would say that's it. Don't get only one piece of a body kit and put it on, that's just not right.


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wouldnt a header added to a kazuma exhaust make it even louder?

Re: Hey Guys [Re: celicaguy] #9095 Mar 5, 3:54pm Mar 5, 3:54pm
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i guess i would have to say it would a little bit but not that much. by putting on the header ur increasing ur air flow thru ur pipes, so more air is going to have to travel out ur exhaust... but i guess ur prolly only going to notice a difference at higher rpm's... my 1 cent anyways. plz correct if wrong.


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Re: Hey Guys [Re: jeremy] #9096 Mar 6, 9:16am Mar 6, 9:16am
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It will make it louder, but I don't think that it will be real dramatic. Go for it, it will sound tight. By the way, are you driving a GT or GTS?

Re: Hey Guys [Re: Grand-Touring-Dan] #9097 Mar 6, 10:29am Mar 6, 10:29am
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I have a blitz front end... depends on your car's color. I can pull it off because my car's the carbon blue...the factorty side skirts and mud flaps are black. Looks ok... there's many a speed bump in my neighborhood, though. Only reason why I haven't finished my kit. The frontend is shot to sh"t and back because Georgia roads suck.
Personally, I want headers for my car. Anyone got a hookup? What brands are out there? TRD's are 700 bones. We can do better than that, right?!?! A dude on Ebay has some for 250, but I've never heard of the brand.
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Re: Hey Guys [Re: supra_celica] #9098 Mar 6, 1:29pm Mar 6, 1:29pm
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For a few hundred - definitely Intake and springs. (or even coilovers for about a hundred more, unless you need shocks, too)

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Re: Hey Guys [Re: Melissa] #9099 Mar 6, 2:28pm Mar 6, 2:28pm
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mine is a gt.so you think the header added to the kazuma exhaust will make it sound better?i dont think i can go too much louder because then i definitely will get pulled over

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