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  1. Repair & Maintenance
    So i just got my celica fom my great grandmothers will. It is difficult to get up to high speeds, white exaust comes out, and the idle jitters. Im suspecting that it was overfilled with oil and needs spark plug change or needs tuned for the rpms. When i start it, it sounds good besides the idle...
  2. Repair & Maintenance
    Hello i am having some problems with my 02 celica gt. Problems -Burns Oil -Backfires (most likely CAT) -Burnt Oil exhaust fumes -Knocking Sound (Pistons?)
  3. Suspension & Brake Tuning
    I'm new to car maintenance, as this beautiful 5-speed celica is my first car to call my own. I am a high school senior and looking to pursue automotive engineering in college, so I am hoping to perform a lot of the needed maintenance on this vehicle myself/with a buddy. One of the first things...
  4. General Discussion
    Hello, This must be the nth time you are seeing a post like this, but its not the same. Hear me out I am in grad school looking to buy a 2001 or 2003 Celica GT or GTS (based on availability and miles) or a 2002/03 Acura RSX base or Type S (again based on availability and miles). Why these...
  5. Repair & Maintenance
    Hi, I have a 2000 Toyota Celica 190. When I accelerate, at around 5 or 6k(depending on engine temperature), the car hits a dead spot. It will not accelerate for about 5 seconds and then it will begin to accelerate. Im not very good at explaining this but I really need help. I think my fuel...
  6. Repair & Maintenance
    Hi all readers! I've got a question for you. My 2001 Celica GT is equipped with a TTE kit (Toyota Team Europe). This kit is composed of a front spoiler, rear spoiler, sideskirts and a double exhaust centered at the back. I really like this kit on my car, but when I was washing my celica the...
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