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by Vuka14
Tue Jul 24, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??
Replies: 16
Views: 14024

Re: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??

Still going strong @ 138,000 kms...
by Vuka14
Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??
Replies: 16
Views: 14024

Re: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??

Still here @ 135K...
by Vuka14
Thu Sep 28, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??
Replies: 16
Views: 14024

Re: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??

Still here @ 125K
by Vuka14
Fri Jun 09, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: New Ignis confirmed for Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 9337

Re: New Ignis confirmed for Australia

That looks like the GLX model, it has the digital climate control I thought these only came with an auto The picture shows a manual Must be an o/s model shown I like the vertical needles on the tacho & speedo I quite like the design, just needs to be lowered with 6" rims, not 5s If they do ...
by Vuka14
Thu Jan 19, 2017 10:41 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: New Ignis confirmed for Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 9337

Re: New Ignis confirmed for Australia

I won't hold my breath waiting for an Ignis Sport model

Suzuki is definitely targeting inner city dwellers & the young 18-25 age group, not car enthusiast...zzz
by Vuka14
Tue Oct 25, 2016 9:32 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: New Ignis confirmed for Australia
Replies: 13
Views: 9337

Re: New Ignis confirmed for Australia

I personally like the flared wheel arches & C pillar
The car has potential, esp with the 1.0L Booster jet engine
Weight is around 900kg, even less than the Ignis Sport
by Vuka14
Tue Aug 23, 2016 4:54 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Apex Springs (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 3426

Re: Apex Springs (UK)

Fitted the Apex Springs last weekend First impressions: they are a big improvement over the King Springs! Slightly more compliant ride but NO compromise in terms of handling I've noticed they don't crash & bang on the road as much as the Kings The Kings were just far too hard for daily driving I...
by Vuka14
Fri Aug 12, 2016 11:58 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Sold: King Springs
Replies: 0
Views: 1995

Sold: King Springs

I'm selling my 30mm low King Springs

KSFL44 Front
KSRL45 Rear

3 years old, RRP $370
$200 including postage in the original carton box

0427 372 646
by Vuka14
Fri Aug 12, 2016 11:15 am
Forum: For Sale - Parts
Topic: SOLD: Suzuki Ignis Sport King Springs
Replies: 0
Views: 1139

SOLD: Suzuki Ignis Sport King Springs

Front & Rear 30mm lowering springs

KSFL44 Fronts
KSRL45 Rears

3 years old

$200 including postage in original carton box
Retail for $370

0427 372 646
by Vuka14
Fri Aug 05, 2016 11:24 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Apex Springs (UK)
Replies: 2
Views: 3426

Apex Springs (UK)

Getting some new springs fitted to my IS next week

Got a good deal on a set of Apex Springs buying direct from the UK distributor (no Ebay fees, reduced postage). They arrived 4 days after I bought them!

Has anyone had these fitted to their Iggy?
Thoughts, both good & bad?
by Vuka14
Fri Aug 05, 2016 11:19 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: IS wheels, offset, the debate continues...
Replies: 14
Views: 13600

Re: IS wheels, offset, the debate continues...

I'll post some pics of my rims this w/e Very happy with both the performance & appearance of the Suzuki Beat 15X6 rims... The rims were made in Aust by ROH, finding that out was a bonus! I always thought the factory rims would be Chinese The funny thing is, I thought they were 5.5" wide not...
by Vuka14
Fri Aug 05, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??
Replies: 16
Views: 14024

Re: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??

Hi Pugman, I bought your Cusco front strut brace from you before you left for the UK My car's still on the original brake pads, but I don't drive my card hard, except when we go down to Lorne via the GOR or I go for a blast down the Mornington Peninsula Must admit the Iggy Sport is pretty reliable M...
by Vuka14
Tue Jul 12, 2016 1:30 pm
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Blown airbox backfire?
Replies: 3
Views: 2835

Re: Blown airbox backfire?

Bad luck, sorry to hear that has happened Did it damage any other parts in the engine bay? Not sure if the IS airbox is interchangeable with the Swift? They look very similar, but the attachments that hold the airbox to the intake manifold might be located differently? Have you tried any wreckers, o...
by Vuka14
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:09 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??
Replies: 16
Views: 14024

Ignis Sport owners - anyone out there??

How many of us are left out there? From the original group of owners from 2003, there doesn't seem to be many of us left? What other cars have ppl moved onto? I've still got my silver Iggy, albeit with a few mods carried out over the years Can't really afford to upgrade to anything I like (a Renault...
by Vuka14
Wed Jun 29, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: sport air filter search
Replies: 5
Views: 4364

Re: sport air filter search

No need to wash these air filters too often, definitely not after just 5000km
Every 12 months is fine
I have a Powerfilter on my IS, I just rotate the filter every 3 months
by Vuka14
Wed Jun 29, 2016 7:57 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: IS wheels, offset, the debate continues...
Replies: 14
Views: 13600

Re: IS wheels, offset, the debate continues...

I've just fitted 15 x 6 rims from the Suzuki Swift Beat, which was a limited edition model from a few years ago The offset of these is +40 Fitted with 195/50 tyres, this combination fills the guards nicely I agree, the std Enkei rims with their +45 offset look crap Plus, 5" rims are just too na...
by Vuka14
Thu May 05, 2016 1:03 pm
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Enkei rims offset
Replies: 1
Views: 2187

Re: Enkei rims offset

No need for further assistance
Just seen the thread regarding the Enkei offsets
LOL!!
by Vuka14
Thu May 05, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Enkei rims offset
Replies: 1
Views: 2187

Enkei rims offset

Does anyone know what the offset of the Enkei rims is?
Forgot to check my rims at home last night
I do believe it's +45??
by Vuka14
Fri Aug 14, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Aftermarket lights
Replies: 5
Views: 5830

Re: Aftermarket lights

Jazzy, where did you find the top ones?
Details please...
by Vuka14
Thu Jul 23, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignition Barrel Recall
Replies: 16
Views: 11867

Re: Ignition Barrel Recall

Yep, got my notice last week
Booked the car in for Sat
by Vuka14
Tue Jun 02, 2015 4:14 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: WHAT HAS GORN WRONG
Replies: 10
Views: 8478

Re: WHAT HAS GORN WRONG

Welcome back, King, been a while!
Yeah, still got my silver Iggy, not planning on letting her go
Only other option would be a replacement Iggy Sport
Can't afford anything else, they are going cheap online...
by Vuka14
Wed Mar 18, 2015 11:50 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: sport air filter search
Replies: 5
Views: 4364

Re: sport air filter search

Many thanks for the advice. Tempted to just get your filter kit. Pease tell me more - is it just a filter that fits the box, or some sort of replacement box ? But most importantly, tell me how your car felt when you installed it. This is theory for me so far... The K&N & Powerfilter panel f...
by Vuka14
Tue Dec 23, 2014 8:42 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Free to a good home!
Replies: 6
Views: 5108

Re: Free to a good home!

The rear shocks on my car were stuffed so I'm glad they're gone!
Fronts are still good, just wanted to replace all 4 at same time with the same brand
Still frustrating though, you'd think they'd be on the ball with specs for different models
by Vuka14
Tue Dec 23, 2014 6:23 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Free to a good home!
Replies: 6
Views: 5108

Re: Free to a good home!

KYB, rears are fine, but the clowns sent me the front struts from the 1.3L Ignis model, not for RG415/HT81S!

Now I have to wait 4 weeks until they get back from Xmas/New Year hols before I can get them replaced! Not happy...
by Vuka14
Sun Dec 21, 2014 1:58 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Free to a good home!
Replies: 6
Views: 5108

Re: Free to a good home!

Just the shock absorber itself, not the top mount
by Vuka14
Sat Dec 20, 2014 7:45 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Engine Oil
Replies: 42
Views: 31371

Re: Engine Oil

Getting my Iggy serviced today
Supacheap has Nulon full synth 5W30 for $50
And Penrite full synth 5W30 for same price
Both usually about $60, good buys
by Vuka14
Fri Dec 19, 2014 6:36 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Free to a good home!
Replies: 6
Views: 5108

Free to a good home!

Just replaced all 4 shock absorbers on my Iggy
The rears are stuffed, but the fronts are still ok
Anyone who needs a pair can have them for free
Local pick up from Cranbourne South
I will post them but at your expense
by Vuka14
Sat Dec 13, 2014 6:51 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport Modifications
Replies: 10
Views: 8212

Re: Ignis Sport Modifications

I can vouch for the iridium plugs
They cost about $25 each but last 100,000 km
I also use Castrol Syntrax full synth trans oil
Expensive but also lasts 100K
Much smoother shifts compared to normal oils
by Vuka14
Sat Dec 13, 2014 6:43 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport Modifications
Replies: 10
Views: 8212

Re: Ignis Sport Modifications

Russell, you can have my OEM aerial if you want
I replaced it with a beesting aerial, no need for the original
by Vuka14
Sat Nov 22, 2014 2:38 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Rear strut brace?
Replies: 2
Views: 2870

Re: Rear strut brace?

Mmmm, haven't seen that version before!
I know there are no struts at the rear, just been looking for something a bit more discreet, especially when you get pulled over by the police...
I've seen the other rear braces on Nengun, think I'll just leave it...
Thanks for the feedback, Igsport!
by Vuka14
Thu Nov 20, 2014 4:01 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Rear strut brace?
Replies: 2
Views: 2870

Rear strut brace?

Does anyone know where we can get one of these?
Can only find front ones online, nothing for the rears!
by Vuka14
Mon Nov 17, 2014 3:22 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: PFX400 air filters
Replies: 15
Views: 12137

Re: PFX400 air filters

yep, that's right You lightly cover the cotton, let it air for 20 mins, then touch up the white spots left over I think I'll buy the K&N oil in the spray can next time, easier to apply than using the bottle For foam filters, I used to put the oil in a freezer bag then stick the foam filter insid...
by Vuka14
Sun Nov 16, 2014 2:22 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: PFX400 air filters
Replies: 15
Views: 12137

Re: PFX400 air filters

Well I finally had it confirmed that the PFX400 pod filter is made of a cotton material and not paper, just like the K&Ns. Apparently they can be used oiled or dry K&N prefer them being oiled SAAS filters, which you can by at Autobarn, can be oiled or dry Foam filters HAVE to be oiled Found ...
by Vuka14
Thu Nov 13, 2014 6:46 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Owners Introduce Yourself
Replies: 157
Views: 117504

Re: Ignis Owners Introduce Yourself

Yes, have to agree, not many on the roads at all, even in Melb How many did they import to Aust? 500? Got my custom exhaust fitted last week, all the guys in the workshop had never seen one before, they were all enthusiasts, asking me all kinds of question My Iggy has been faultless, I've only chang...
by Vuka14
Wed Nov 12, 2014 2:53 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Melbourne Ignis Sports
Replies: 31
Views: 36067

Re: Melbourne Ignis Sports

If there is an interest in meeting up, I will create a new thread & try organise a date/time to suit everyone

Iggyrs2, any chance of a discount on meals for fellow Iggy owners?
by Vuka14
Tue Nov 11, 2014 3:35 pm
Forum: Wanted To Buy - Parts
Topic: WTB: Suzuki Ignis Sport short shift
Replies: 0
Views: 355

WTB: Suzuki Ignis Sport short shift

Item Description:I'm only aware of SuzukiSport or MonsterSport making these, now discontinued, no luck finding one on Ebay/Nengun/Yahoo auctions

Price Range:$100 to $150 depending on age/condition, willing to negotiate


Contact Details:PM me or text on 0427 372 646
by Vuka14
Mon Nov 10, 2014 10:23 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport Modifications
Replies: 10
Views: 8212

Re: Ignis Sport Modifications

So far: King Springs 30mm low front & rear Cusco front strut brace Redback custom 2" catback exhaust (high flow resonator & rear muffler) & twin tailpipe SuzukiSport cold air intake PFX400 Powerfilter Drilled alloy pedals Alloy gearshift lever Alcantara shift boot Beesting aerial Ne...
by Vuka14
Sat Nov 08, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Owners Introduce Yourself
Replies: 157
Views: 117504

Re: Ignis Owners Introduce Yourself

I wasn't aware of a second recall for the airbag?
My car has had the fixes for the 05 driveshaft circlip & the 06 airbag recalls
I can't find any other recalls for the RG415 Sport?
by Vuka14
Sat Nov 08, 2014 4:51 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Sport Modifications
Replies: 10
Views: 8212

Ignis Sport Modifications

Feel free to list the mods you have done to your Iggys
And ones your want in the future!
by Vuka14
Sat Nov 08, 2014 4:48 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Replacement shock absorbers
Replies: 2
Views: 2521

Replacement shock absorbers

My rear shocks have had it!
Leaking oil and making a hell of a noise!
I'm looking at KYBs to match my King Springs
Has anyone else replaced theirs?
by Vuka14
Sat Nov 08, 2014 4:42 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Aftermarket exhausts
Replies: 5
Views: 5198

Re: Aftermarket exhausts

Finally got around to doing something with the exhaust on my Iggy! Decided to leave the factory extractors, cat converter & front 2" stainless steel pipe and had the resonator & rear muffler replaced with Redback items from the local exhaust centre in Dandy. Was told the factory cat on ...
by Vuka14
Sat Nov 08, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Rear Brake Pads...
Replies: 32
Views: 30680

Re: Rear Brake Pads...

Yeah, thought so, they have quite a big range of brake pads & rotors on Ebay
by Vuka14
Fri Nov 07, 2014 3:41 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Rear Brake Pads...
Replies: 32
Views: 30680

Re: Rear Brake Pads...

What was the cost of the brake pads?
by Vuka14
Thu Nov 06, 2014 8:27 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignis Owners Introduce Yourself
Replies: 157
Views: 117504

Re: Ignis Owners Introduce Yourself

Welcome back Russell! Good to see you back in an Iggy Sport! I saw your car on Carsales, located in Ringwood/Scoresby? You got it for a great price mate I bought his SS intake from him back in '12, his car was for sale back then as well He fitted another custom intake, but has obviously reverted bac...