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by gticon
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: 93 turbo gti
Replies: 63
Views: 29499

Re: 93 turbo gti

any updates
by gticon
Sun Jun 13, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

power steering switch fitted and nitrogen gassed up the shocks
already for a wheel alignment
by gticon
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

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by gticon
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

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by gticon
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

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by gticon
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

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by gticon
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

quote
they are a big pump arent they.
GTP
not that big considering its a motor ,pump and tank all in one
its up and running and works great :D
fitted the steering rack with original hydro lines , and added some 6AN weld ons to the pressure line
fitted its own circuit breaker .
by gticon
Thu May 20, 2021 2:23 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

adding power steering to help control the torque steer from the lsd
using my original power steering which came with car and a holden astra electric pump trw.
no room in the engine bay so its going in front wheel tub , just fits in , 15mm on full left lock
by gticon
Tue Apr 27, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

thanks swift 30,
straight off the production line ,new what i could get, recondition the rest
replaced springs with hd standard height king springs painted black
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

thanks mate , exhaust work in progress
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

fresh paint bumper
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

did a bit more , scrub and paint , tank and new fuel pump
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

atm
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:53 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

atm
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

added adjustable top mounts
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

gps
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:37 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

thanks gti 4 life , yes worked out well , bit of trial and error. the electronic speedo drive signal goes straight to haltech ecu and the iq3 shows the reading . the stock suzuki esteem works the same way i did have trouble with the speed signal , tuner said he had to go to the highest filter to sto...
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

sorry about the slow reply , yes very happy GTP , aim was 150kw , expected more , but was told that dyno was very conservative
first time driving a LSD fwd , scary , heaps of torque steer , need to go power steering .
by gticon
Sun Apr 18, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: For Sale - Parts
Topic: FS: 1:64 1989 Suzuki Swift GTi Toy Models
Replies: 2
Views: 340

Re: FS: 1:64 1989 Suzuki Swift GTi Toy Models

yes , i got the rare convertible model as well
by gticon
Mon Apr 05, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

glad to see redlinegti back on line , while off line , had the car dyno tuned , goes great with 155kw @18psi
by gticon
Thu Dec 24, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: 93 turbo gti
Replies: 63
Views: 29499

Re: 93 turbo gti

hi mate, noticed you have a oil leak :) the drive shaft seals ( diff seal) for your 1600 gear box is suzuki code 27432-70C00-000 . 38X54X8
by gticon
Wed Dec 16, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: In The Build
Topic: 93 turbo gti
Replies: 63
Views: 29499

Re: 93 turbo gti

How’s your car going ? Any updates . Not much activity on the forum , thought I’ll stir you up!
by gticon
Tue Dec 15, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SRSGTI - 94 GTi -
Replies: 349
Views: 125753

Re: SRSGTI - 94 GTi -

looks like the clutch plates where holding it together. :o
is that a 1300 box with dog gears?
by gticon
Tue Dec 15, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

dash back in ,fitted the kiwi 3 wi fi and down loaded dash command on the tablet and my i phone
by gticon
Tue Dec 15, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

fitted the last of the sensors , ambient air temp
by gticon
Tue Dec 15, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

finished the wiring in of the elite 1500 ecu and calibrated throttle pedal and throttle body.
by gticon
Thu Nov 12, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

finish the dbw box and jumper leads in cab, need to do a bit more wiring in engine bay, then test before i put the dash back in .
by gticon
Thu Nov 12, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

thanks answer, but it is a bit embarrassing :oops: and it cost me . just in,a $270 mutli-layed head gasket #-o ,pretty sure i payed $140 last time. got a hold of the dealer to make sure it was the right gasket , and told him my hard luck story . he said his qualified mechanic built an engine ,put th...
by gticon
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

X93 wrote:I did see that one come up, covid made it too hard to organize transport to NSW. Doing an excellent job so far.
thanks x93, yes the dealer said there was a bit of interstate interest.
by gticon
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

hi stocko , cost me $1200 , but i did some prep work and parts where in good condition
by gticon
Fri Nov 06, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

got my plastics and bonnet back from the paint shop today :D
by gticon
Fri Nov 06, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

thanks psigti, but my build is a joke compared to your build . And i have a joke , who puts a head gasket upside down ? answer - me! after wiring up all the oem wiring , i wanted to test the starter motor and to make sure all the oil was circulating round the engine ,turbo, head etc. so i used a gar...
by gticon
Wed Oct 28, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

more wasted time #-o had to find out what wires did what on the alfa thottle sensor . contacted haltech and was told to look for the alfa pinout or contact bosch with the product code or nut it out with a multi meter . went on line and was getting nowhere tried the nut-out option and i worked out th...
by gticon
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

another set back #-o , because i changed to 1600 pedals , i had to make a new clutch and brake switch bracket ,
by gticon
Tue Oct 20, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

i decided to put some led"s in next to the switch instead of wiring to the iq3 dash
by gticon
Mon Oct 19, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SRSGTI - 94 GTi -
Replies: 349
Views: 125753

Re: SRSGTI - 94 GTi -

top quality work and engineered to fit , doesnt look like a tact on.
by gticon
Mon Oct 19, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

fitted a cruise control switch meant for a steering column to the shift console
by gticon
Thu Oct 15, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

fitted the alfa romeo [bosch] electronic go pedal , used the existing original accelerator pedal and ecu mounts . started with one 3mm alloy plate and added two more as spaces top and bottom to give me the ideal height , position and rock solid mount of the pedal ,(trial and error)
by gticon
Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

thanks GTP , i have given it to the end of the year to finish . still have to fit electronic throttle pedal and rewire to suit the elite 1500 dbw . just fitted the 1600 clutch and brake pedal box and hydraulic master cylinder. bled and working :!:
by gticon
Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

fitted the suzuki sport short shifter and cables with not to many dramas . cover the shifter hole with a alloy plate , and grind a bit plastic away to retain the original look.
and a new momo knob.
by gticon
Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

ripped the dash out again ,feels like i am going backwards in this build #-o
by gticon
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

process is slow , because of long work hours but managed to wire up the coil packs and cut to length ignition leads
by gticon
Tue Sep 01, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

the electronic boost controller got its own box. fitted
by gticon
Tue Aug 25, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

replaced the cable speedo drive for electronic speedo sensor from a SUZUKI ESTEEM 1.6L 1999-2001
by gticon
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

replace the gti standard 50 amp with custom made brackets to suit the 110amp ford falcon BA alternator to handle the extra electronic components
by gticon
Fri Aug 14, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: suzuki swift cultus convertible build
Replies: 348
Views: 138869

Re: suzuki swift cultus convertible build

been a little distracted on the build no.3, but back on track for my end of year deadline. #-o finish the turbo ss pipe work , took for ever ,one weld at a time ,too and throw to the mig welder. had to mark the position for each weld , as the welder told me, a spot weld would ruin his work. as you s...
by gticon
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

thanks instant , i replaced most of the faded interior and sprayed the fabric on the front passenger seat ,and the fabric in the door trims worked ok, , didnt do the vinyl as the colour match was to light . used vht fabric and vinyl charcoal , probably the same shade as your duplicolor
by gticon
Tue Aug 11, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

plastics and hood off to the painters
by gticon
Tue Aug 11, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

scored some original speakers and rear mounts[ replaced the speakers ]
by gticon
Tue Aug 11, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: In The Build
Topic: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3
Replies: 26
Views: 3129

Re: SUZUKI GTI ORIGINAL BUILD 3

replaced and fabric painted the sun faded interior