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Forum:    Suspension / Brakes 05-22-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 65,297
Posted By poleclimber63
Just picked up brake assemblies today from a junk...

Just picked up brake assemblies today from a junk yard for $120. It was super easy getting the backing plates off and the e brake cables removed, as the donor had no rust. I don't anticipate a...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 05-20-2017, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By poleclimber63
fixed, I think...

fixed, I think...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 05-20-2017, 08:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By poleclimber63
Process

This was a simple job.

I found some fog lights on ebay.... I paid $30. They were somewhat used so I wire wheeled the frames and re-painted. I polished the lenses and clear coated them (look almost...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 05-20-2017, 07:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By poleclimber63
pics

Here is my "before" look:
https://www.newcelica.org/photopost/data/500/thumbs/IMG-20170408-04571resized.jpg (https://www.newcelica.org/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=63074)
And after:...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 05-13-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By poleclimber63
2001 GT Fog lights install

http://https://www.newcelica.org/photopost/data/500/20170513_164109compressed.jpgI wanted some fogs as last Winter I was disappointed with the illumination near field, in the dark in snow/rain, and...
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By poleclimber63
I know the rear wiper isnt very sexy on an...

I know the rear wiper isnt very sexy on an awesome sports car, but I live in a very wet area 3 seasons of the year... it may have been the really harsh Winter we had that damaged the wiper in the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-09-2017, 06:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By poleclimber63
That's what I was afraid of. Time for a...

That's what I was afraid of.

Time for a trip to the wrecker. There are a number of GT's at my local. ICBC (our government auto insurance Corp) seems to be writing 7th Gen Celicas off, for the...
Forum: Appearance Mods 04-08-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 557
Posted By poleclimber63
clear coat issue

I bought my Celica last Summer. This car had been garage kept its entire life. Unfortunately, I don't have the garage space to continue parking it under cover, so its spent its first Winter outside....
Forum: General Discussion 04-08-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 251
Posted By poleclimber63
My rear wiper has stopped working

This Winter, during the TON of snow we received, my rear wiper stopped working. I've been driving for 2 mos. now without the wiper, and now the Spring weather is here, it would be nice to have it...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 03-18-2017, 07:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,085
Posted By poleclimber63
I went out and bought new top line Sylvania...

I went out and bought new top line Sylvania Halogen bulbs. Much better than my originals. Price wasnt bad--- I'm satisfied with the result. It definitely provided better distance visibility, and as...
Forum: General Discussion 03-16-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,725
Posted By poleclimber63
You really have a beautiful Celica. You've loved...

You really have a beautiful Celica. You've loved it and enjoyed it for 16 years, and I understand why its time to move on.
I just bought my Celica last Fall, and love driving it back and forth to...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 02-26-2017, 10:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,085
Posted By poleclimber63
Awesome, I'm really interested in this low beam...

Awesome, I'm really interested in this low beam retrofit. As I drive half the year in darkness to work, early, over unlit roads, I can say the lack of low beam brightness is bordering on dangerous. I...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 01-21-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 819
Posted By poleclimber63
I have some home repairs to do the Wife tells me,...

I have some home repairs to do the Wife tells me, so when I do this job in the Spring, when the weather is warmer, I'll definitely start a thread on the install. Now I just have to figure out why my...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 01-17-2017, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 819
Posted By poleclimber63
I was a telecom installation and Repair tech for...

I was a telecom installation and Repair tech for almost 10 years. Decided my best pole climbing years were behind me so I now work as a Telecom Engineering Technologist. I basically design aerial and...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 01-16-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 819
Posted By poleclimber63
I don't know what happened with the PIC!! oh...

I don't know what happened with the PIC!!

oh well! What you suggested, is what I did with my sons' car, with the exception of the plate on the hatch. Have you done this in a Celica? How much of a...
Forum: Audio, Electrical, & Security 01-15-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 819
Posted By poleclimber63
Rear backup camera install---- suggestions?

I bought a backup camera for my sons' 2006 Eclipse and I just finished installing it in his car.

The 4th GEN Eclipse is notorious for terrible rear visibility and the 7th GEN Celica isn't great...
Forum: Suspension & Brake Tuning 12-02-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,669
Posted By poleclimber63
Do you have any pictures? I'd really like to see...

Do you have any pictures? I'd really like to see it.... I found the TRD unit on intensepower.com for $142US not bad I think..
Forum: Suspension & Brake Tuning 12-02-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,669
Posted By poleclimber63
Is yours the TRD? I've seen some pics of it on a...

Is yours the TRD? I've seen some pics of it on a bench, but not installed. The 3 pt brace I've seen has 2-bolt mounts on the strut towers (facing the front of the car) and a 2 bolt attachment between...
Forum: Suspension & Brake Tuning 11-26-2016, 10:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,669
Posted By poleclimber63
bump...

This is a really old thread but I've been recommended the TRD rear brace and I'd looking for a pic... Anyone still around that has one?
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,295
Posted By poleclimber63
Thanks! Sounds like you got lucky. 190K doesn't...

Thanks! Sounds like you got lucky. 190K doesn't seem like a great deal of km's for a vehicle to be scrapped. I don't see many 7th Gen Celicas scrapped, except if they're insurance write-offs - and I...
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2016, 10:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,295
Posted By poleclimber63
Wow, you're confirming everything I've assumed....

Wow, you're confirming everything I've assumed. Where did you get your C60? Do you know how much mileage was on it when you installed it? Considering the C60 doesnt have a fantastic record as far as...
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,295
Posted By poleclimber63
Nice looking car! Doing a few laps would be a...

Nice looking car! Doing a few laps would be a blast!
My oldest son (6'4") needs to open the sunroof screen to avoid grinding his head against the roof! Its the long torso...
My middle son needs...
Forum: General Discussion 11-18-2016, 07:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,295
Posted By poleclimber63
Thanks! I checked yesterday too! At 120km/h my...

Thanks! I checked yesterday too! At 120km/h my RPM is about 3.6K, at 130km/h, RPM hits 3.9k. (see photo)

I can see that returning home (or heading out) from work, she'd cruise really...
Forum: General Discussion 11-16-2016, 07:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,295
Posted By poleclimber63
Yeah, I have no intention of modding my 1ZZ. I'll...

Yeah, I have no intention of modding my 1ZZ. I'll either let it die (which could be a while!) or do the 2ZZ swap... Right now I love driving this car--- just wish my RPM was a little lower when I'm...
Forum: General Discussion 11-16-2016, 06:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,295
Posted By poleclimber63
Awesome, someone that's done it! I assume you...

Awesome, someone that's done it! I assume you have shorter shifts and your RPM is still below 3.5K at 120km/h? How's your fuel economy as compared to the C56? Did you stay with the 1ZZ clutch? Did...
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