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qbanprepster21 Feb 4, 1:29pm - #96744 
2003 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica GT
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Butterfly valve

Alright, i heard around from a lot of people who have been modding their celi, that they have been removing their butterfly valve, first off, whats this for, why would you remove, how would you remove it, and is it for both gt and gts?? Thanks guys

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trog2233 Feb 4, 1:31pm - #96745 

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It doesn't really do much...just save for an Intake thumbsup
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qbanprepster21 Feb 4, 4:16pm - #96746 
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well, i already bought an Intake, but what would it do, why would you get rid of it, what affects would it have, etc...

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ct Feb 4, 4:21pm - #96747 

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here is a dyno of the butterfly mod removal on a GTS 6sp..notice the minimal difference

1869809763-buterflymod.jpg

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DiabloGTS Feb 4, 4:24pm - #96748 

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if you don't have the stock airbox, you don't have the butterfly valve thumbsup

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qbanprepster21 Feb 4, 5:33pm - #96749 
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thanks for clearing this up guys

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nemisiscelica Feb 4, 5:42pm - #96750 

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I took mine out. It made the engine a little bit louder at low rpms.
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