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Feb 7, 5:39pm - #99578 
butterfly valve

i removed my butterfly valve but i didnt notice a real change in the sound

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Feb 7, 6:06pm - #99579 
will somebody relpy

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Feb 7, 6:09pm - #99580 
i took mine off 2 and noticed a huge differance so dont know what to tell you

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Feb 7, 6:19pm - #99581 
you're not really going to notice a big difference with it off I thought confused confused


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Feb 7, 6:20pm - #99582 
quoted from Isaac

"The 'butterfly' is a plastic part located inside the air box that is recognizable by the small white flap in the middle. This is a very minor modification which has not shown any significant power gains but results in a deeper sound when accelerating it was placed there by Toyota to help MPG by reducing the amount of air that enters the engine & to keep the car a little quieter at RPMs below 3500."


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Feb 7, 7:23pm - #99583 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
quoted from Isaac

"The 'butterfly' is a plastic part located inside the air box that is recognizable by the small white flap in the middle. This is a very minor modification which has not shown any significant power gains but results in a deeper sound when accelerating it was placed there by Toyota to help MPG by reducing the amount of air that enters the engine & to keep the car a little quieter at RPMs below 3500."

i know that, but when i accelerated i didnt hear anydifference unless i just didnt here it cause my music was too loud, i dunno

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Feb 7, 7:45pm - #99584 
GEt an Intake...youll notice a BIG difference!!


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Feb 7, 8:12pm - #99585 
one other thing, what rims from other cars would work on a celica, like would a 2003 focus work

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Feb 7, 8:20pm - #99586 
Originally Posted by saspence22
GEt an intake...youll notice a BIG difference!!


^^^makes your car sound like a beast!!! thumbsup


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Feb 7, 8:42pm - #99587 
will anybody ever answer any of my questions without me actually asking them to

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Feb 7, 8:55pm - #99588 
No dude...focus rims will not fit a celica... wtf For one, its a domestic car and two a totally different off set and all. crazy


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Feb 7, 9:29pm - #99589 
Originally Posted by saspence22
No dude...focus rims will not fit a celica... wtf For one, its a domestic car and two a totally different off set and all. crazy

what can the car only be an import to work

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Feb 7, 11:30pm - #99590 
Originally Posted by kycelica
Originally Posted by saspence22
No dude...focus rims will not fit a celica... wtf For one, its a domestic car and two a totally different off set and all. crazy

what can the car only be an import to work
no umm some neons have the same bolt pattern along with i think cavies and sunfires and offset won't be off to bad

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Feb 8, 1:52am - #99591 
If I were you, just save up for a nice set of rims you like instead of getting rims from another car. Cause I think that would look awkward when your sporting Ford rims with your Toy... thumbsdown

Unless you find the exact same looking rims but it's not from Ford and doesn't have the Ford emblem on the center cap...I guess go for it...

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Feb 8, 1:55am - #99592 
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