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by Haribolman
Sat Nov 05, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: 2012 Swift Sport CVT malfunctioning
Replies: 2
Views: 2854

Re: 2012 Swift Sport CVT malfunctioning

A diagnostic check revealed no fault codes and in the end it was simply changing the oil that fixed the problem. The car had done 58000 kilometres without having a gearbox oil change!
by Haribolman
Thu Oct 20, 2016 9:38 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: 2012 Swift Sport CVT malfunctioning
Replies: 2
Views: 2854

2012 Swift Sport CVT malfunctioning

Hi guys, My 2012 Sport CVT has begun malfunctioning. I've only done 58,000km in it. It started last week after a long drive. I slowed down to go on to a roundabout (20 - 30 km/h) and when I went to accelerate, the motor revved without the gearbox engaging. After a few seconds the gearbox seemed to s...
by Haribolman
Mon Nov 18, 2013 6:44 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Swift handed over!
Replies: 2
Views: 2408

Re: Swift handed over!

Yet another amazing Gomo post where he manages to secure the world's LOWEST trade in price!!!

And my God, why is the bonnet up already on the new car...is it already broken!
by Haribolman
Tue Oct 08, 2013 4:27 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Side mirror indicator bulbs
Replies: 2
Views: 2118

Re: Side mirror indicator bulbs

Perhaps it's an LED, not a regular bulb?

In which case, an auto electrician may be required.
by Haribolman
Sun Sep 01, 2013 11:42 am
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: 18" Wheels
Replies: 1
Views: 1805

Re: 18" Wheels

Hey, I am an owner of a 1998 Suzuki Swift GTi and may soon change to a 2010 HKS turbocharged Suzuki Swift Sport...I haven't had enough time on my hands to check through the forum about the specifics of the car as yet so I apologize if this have been asked already..... Can 18" wheels fit on a l...
by Haribolman
Fri Jul 12, 2013 7:15 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: 2011-2013 new swift workshop manual required
Replies: 5
Views: 3443

Re: 2011-2013 new swift workshop manual required

dmwdave wrote:I am happy to buy a cd from the dealership if they will sell.
Same here...
by Haribolman
Wed Mar 27, 2013 7:03 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 3 Dr Swift Sport downunder
Replies: 9
Views: 6240

Re: 3 Dr Swift Sport downunder

Interesting to note some of the standard features... automatic headlights rear foglamps heated, folding mirrors I just read the press release... In addition to the high level of standard equipment, the 3-door includes several features not found on the 5-door model. These include automatic headlamp ...
by Haribolman
Wed Mar 27, 2013 6:34 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 3 Dr Swift Sport downunder
Replies: 9
Views: 6240

Re: 3 Dr Swift Sport downunder

Interesting to note some of the standard features...

automatic headlights
rear foglamps
heated, folding mirrors
by Haribolman
Sun Mar 24, 2013 7:29 am
Forum: For Sale - Parts
Topic: FS: 2005 Swift original parts
Replies: 0
Views: 313

FS: 2005 Swift original parts

Item Description: All the original factory items removed from my 05 Swift as it became the MURARI are for sale. 1) Original Suzuki headlights 2) Original Suzuki tail lights 3) Original Suzuki (Kashmir blue) 4) Original Suzuki upper and lower grill 5) Original Suzuki stereo (non MP3) 6) Original Suz...
by Haribolman
Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:35 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: 2012 SSS Problems
Replies: 2
Views: 1963

Re: 2012 SSS Problems

Brake grinding can occur after the car has sat for some time, but I wouldn't expect it with the mileage you're doing. Second, are you using the climate control? Perhaps you're hearing an increase in vented air when the car is cold, and then the fan reduces speed when the interior temperature stabili...
by Haribolman
Fri Jan 25, 2013 9:06 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
Replies: 570
Views: 314415

Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!

maybe some performance improvements on it, like a chip or something... i'm open to suggestions. Hi Jon, don't recommend the chip. Costs $1700 for a chip that you have to send your ECU to Melbourne to get done and only gives a maximum power increase from 74kw to 80kw. And this is only if you start u...
by Haribolman
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:06 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: 2007 Suzuki Swift Cracked Radiator
Replies: 8
Views: 4575

Re: 2007 Suzuki Swift Cracked Radiator

dmwdave wrote:Well you got well and truly bent over.
Seems to have happened to Gomo on more than one occassion! Merry Christmas!
by Haribolman
Thu Sep 13, 2012 9:12 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Introducing the amazing DRL relay...
Replies: 5
Views: 3483

Re: Introducing the amazing DRL relay...

Introducing the DRL relay. For less than $20 off fleapay, comes this amazing little box...and yes, it is quite little. So, I've connected this DRL relay to mt new DRL's (High power LED's, 5 watts per side) which cost only $25! It's possible to buy professional units from Philips and Osram with the ...
by Haribolman
Fri Sep 07, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Is this the first Swift with HUD?
Replies: 9
Views: 5090

Re: Is this the first Swift with HUD?

gtaye wrote:In in the next episode, A Spa is installed in the boot :lol: :lol:
nah...I've already got one! :shock:

I calibrated the HUD to be within 1km/h of the GPS speed. So now it's very accurate!
by Haribolman
Thu Aug 30, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Removing front door trims on 09
Replies: 2
Views: 2047

Re: Removing front door trims on 09

Dose any body know the exact steps of Removing front door trims on 09 swift? Thought I'd sus it out propley before braking clips etc haha I'm expecting it's the same as my 05. 1. Gently pull tweeter plastic speaker panel up to remove from holding clip, then disconnect wire. 2. Remove phillips screw...
by Haribolman
Tue Aug 28, 2012 4:42 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Post your rims
Replies: 358
Views: 190138

Re: Post your rims

55DVS wrote: Yeah they have been modified, just wondering how other people went with modding there guards on 20's. Many other people out there fitting 20's on swifts??
Oh, that's better! And I've only ever seen two other cars on the forum with 20 inches and that was a few years ago.
by Haribolman
Mon Aug 27, 2012 2:02 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Post your rims
Replies: 358
Views: 190138

Re: Post your rims

20 inch 7.5 wide tread is 225/35. dose any body have any tips on how they had there gaurds modified to fit 20's? That's completely nuts! Riding on 18's for the last few years, there's no way I'd ever go larger. And you had them fitted without first modding the guards? What were you thinking? [-X
by Haribolman
Fri Aug 17, 2012 7:11 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Is this the first Swift with HUD?
Replies: 9
Views: 5090

Re: Is this the first Swift with HUD?

Here's how the HUD looks in bright daylight.

I was actually doing fifty something when the photo was taken and the second digit didn't show...it was in between numbers!
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Late afternoon.
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by Haribolman
Fri Aug 17, 2012 1:17 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Is this the first Swift with HUD?
Replies: 9
Views: 5090

Re: Is this the first Swift with HUD?

this is EXACTLY it. reading digital always takes more effort which i for one am clearly am not willing to fork out. although i still really like the idea of the data projected onto the windshield - like a fighter jet - maybe they could integrate the two and have analogue dials projected. then every...
by Haribolman
Fri Aug 17, 2012 1:16 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Is this the first Swift with HUD?
Replies: 9
Views: 5090

Re: Is this the first Swift with HUD?

Reminds me of a Toyota Echo. My wife's car is a Yaris, and that's where the idea came from. The digital speedo is mounted high enough to onlyneed to move your eyes slightly to the left to see it. I read something about how much quicker it is to see than having to look down to regular dials...which ...
by Haribolman
Wed Aug 15, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Is this the first Swift with HUD?
Replies: 9
Views: 5090

Is this the first Swift with HUD?

First it was TPMS, than DRLs, now it's HUD!

Just how many acronyms can Haribolman add to his MURARI?

Well, now he's added another...HUD!
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by Haribolman
Thu Jul 26, 2012 5:58 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Weapon R Manifold .... thoughts?
Replies: 4
Views: 2760

Re: Weapon R Manifold .... thoughts?

Apparently they're only tested on vehicles in the US. The Swift has never been released there. Hmmm?
by Haribolman
Wed Jul 18, 2012 1:28 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au
Replies: 45
Views: 22208

Re: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au

Thanks for the motivation Haribol. Signed up today on a Premium Silver SSS, price was closer to $25k, but still seems like a great vehicle for what we need. Gets delivered late July or early August, seems there's not too many silver ones around. Cheers Carl wouldn't mind a new one myself, but damn,...
by Haribolman
Mon Jul 16, 2012 1:57 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Intermittent Problem with Steering Wheel Audio Buttons
Replies: 7
Views: 4650

Re: Intermittent Problem with Steering Wheel Audio Buttons

From my exprerience and what youre describing, I would tend to think its in the wiring itself. I havent been bothered to pull it all out again and check so I just use the controls on the screen. Good luck Yeah, I wonder if it's in the wiring loom too. But how to check? Especially when I can see the...
by Haribolman
Sat Jul 14, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au
Replies: 45
Views: 22208

Re: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au

tryhard wrote: He said "you realised they were hail damaged?"

Geez, they've become worse...

Back to thread!
by Haribolman
Sat Jul 14, 2012 2:58 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au
Replies: 45
Views: 22208

Re: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au

The dealer website had $23,990 on road, but of course we are now discussing the likelihood one of the girls in the office screwed up and accidentally posted the pre-delivery pre-rego price. Waiting till Monday to see what they offer Dealers never cease to amaze me with the audacity of their lies...
by Haribolman
Sat Jul 14, 2012 8:50 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au
Replies: 45
Views: 22208

Re: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au

So... I think I can get the new model for around $23k on road (qld). It seems like a lot of car for that money. So, can you all : A) give me any advice about current SSS and my choice of (most likely silver or white) colour B) talk me out of looking at this WRX ... Please Easy to talk you out of a ...
by Haribolman
Thu Jul 12, 2012 8:48 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Intermittent Problem with Steering Wheel Audio Buttons
Replies: 7
Views: 4650

Re: Intermittent Problem with Steering Wheel Audio Buttons

Well three years later and the problem persists! Sometimes the steering wheel UP button makes the volume go down or mute. Other times it works correctly. Sometimes the DOWN button makes the volume go up! Other times it works correctly! Sometimes the MUTE button makes the volume go up! And sometimes ...
by Haribolman
Sat Jun 30, 2012 8:17 am
Forum: In Car Entertainment
Topic: 05 Swift Double Din DVD/GPS/Bluetooth/Reverse Camera,etc
Replies: 109
Views: 83860

Re: 05 Swift Double Din DVD/GPS/Bluetooth/Reverse Camera,etc

coco344 wrote:the manfuacture for the device is caska 8" with reslution 800*480

I sent for the caska company 5 emails but they did not answer me

plz. I need your help
Sorry, but your problem is way beyond my capabilities. Perhaps someone else reading this will have some idea.
by Haribolman
Sat Jun 16, 2012 7:08 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: My new Kipoint TPMS
Replies: 5
Views: 3172

Re: My new Kipoint TPMS

Did you consider the 'Orange' TPMS? I have been thinking about one for in the race car, the low pressure alarm seems a bit hard to set on the kipoint one, 25% above or below the desired set point???, I would need to set my low alarm at 22psi and the hi alarm at 37psi, can I do that with kipoint sys...
by Haribolman
Sat Jun 16, 2012 7:05 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: My new Kipoint TPMS
Replies: 5
Views: 3172

Re: My new Kipoint TPMS

Mr.T wrote: with parts from tuning houses such Bunnings and mitre10.
Priceless!!! =D> ROTFLMAO!!
by Haribolman
Sat Jun 16, 2012 7:04 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Introducing the amazing DRL relay...
Replies: 5
Views: 3483

Re: Introducing the amazing DRL relay...

not so swift wrote:Off topic question, but what do you use the camera on the front for? Parking or silly drivers?
Shitz and gigglez really! I haven't hooked it up to record, so it's just a parking aid. But every once in a while I try driving at night with the headlights off... :shock: [-X
by Haribolman
Thu Jun 14, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Introducing the amazing DRL relay...
Replies: 5
Views: 3483

Introducing the amazing DRL relay...

Time for a new mod...and of course, it had to have an acronym!! Now mandatory on new cars in Europe, I've fitted some rather bright DRLs to my Murari and wired them through a clever DRL relay. Why is it clever? Well Virginia, back in the old days (and I'm only talking a few years ago) when I wired u...
by Haribolman
Wed Jun 06, 2012 2:58 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: replacing gear knob on my 06 swift
Replies: 5
Views: 2716

Re: replacing gear knob on my 06 swift

ONX77 wrote:they simply unscrew, anti-clockwise
Really? Previous thread a few years ago said it simply pulls straight up.
by Haribolman
Sat May 19, 2012 6:08 pm
Forum: In Car Entertainment
Topic: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...
Replies: 15
Views: 14030

Re: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...

Squirt wrote:I thought it would be a switch for Clothing on/off for women in the passenger seat/nearby! :lol:
Simultaneously brilliant, yet embarrassing!!
by Haribolman
Sat May 19, 2012 5:47 pm
Forum: In Car Entertainment
Topic: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...
Replies: 15
Views: 14030

Re: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...

mickeyb wrote:What does the "clothing" button do?
It gives an international comparison of clothing sizes and shoe sizes!!!
by Haribolman
Fri May 11, 2012 6:59 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Tryforce Funnel Throttle Chamber
Replies: 10
Views: 6130

Re: Tryforce Funnel Throttle Chamber

eitlobsaboo wrote:Hence this thread..
and hence my response!
by Haribolman
Fri May 11, 2012 6:30 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Tryforce Funnel Throttle Chamber
Replies: 10
Views: 6130

Re: Tryforce Funnel Throttle Chamber

It shouold have been called TRYHARD, not Tryforce!! It works by removing money from those who don't spent the time investigating it first! :shock:
by Haribolman
Wed May 09, 2012 5:02 pm
Forum: In Car Entertainment
Topic: 05 Swift Double Din DVD/GPS/Bluetooth/Reverse Camera,etc
Replies: 109
Views: 83860

Re: 05 Swift Double Din DVD/GPS/Bluetooth/Reverse Camera,etc

DSWIFT_2U wrote:can you please post where you got it from, im interested in getting on soon to replace my jvc head unit
http://www.aliexpress.com/store/909923/ ... Swift.html
by Haribolman
Sat May 05, 2012 12:43 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Wanting coin holder
Replies: 0
Views: 1248

Wanting coin holder

Would anyone want to sell me their dash-mounted coin holder? If fitted, it sits in one of the three bays of the dash-switch unit to the right of the steering column.

Ta!
by Haribolman
Sat May 05, 2012 12:23 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: My new Kipoint TPMS
Replies: 5
Views: 3172

My new Kipoint TPMS

Three years ago I installed TPMS into my MURARI, connected through my Polaris touch screen entertainment unit. Two weeks ago I removed the Polaris and upgraded to a new 8" touchscreen entertainment unit http://www.redlinegti.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=49527 , but it was not available wit...
by Haribolman
Tue May 01, 2012 2:07 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Central locking remote not working with new batteries??
Replies: 7
Views: 3620

Re: Central locking remote not working with new batteries??

I didn't realize you could pull the key apart that much, remove the chip from the rubber buttons. Strangely enough, I've had my keys apart a few times, even turning one into a flip key (you buy the empty flip key shell from ebay, then put your buttons into it and get the key cut) and I've never tho...
by Haribolman
Sun Apr 29, 2012 7:46 pm
Forum: In Car Entertainment
Topic: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...
Replies: 15
Views: 14030

Re: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...

i think that ruler is older then i am.. Yes, correct. It is far older than thou. I had the same one in high school! I think it is still in my mum and dad's shed... please note conversion table and also (*gasp*) digital clock on right! Now, back on topic. :lol: Just before we get back on topic...I t...
by Haribolman
Sun Apr 29, 2012 3:21 pm
Forum: In Car Entertainment
Topic: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...
Replies: 15
Views: 14030

Re: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...

One inch = 2.5cm...you do the maths!
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Or for those who have very good vision...
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by Haribolman
Sun Apr 29, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Central locking remote not working with new batteries??
Replies: 7
Views: 3620

Re: Central locking remote not working with new batteries??

The car's receiver is behind the passenger side front fender...according to the diagram in the workshop manual...though that might mean it's actually next to the fuse box in the engine bay...but that's the area anyway. I would think it's worn contacts in the key's electronics. May have to completely...
by Haribolman
Sun Apr 29, 2012 6:44 am
Forum: In Car Entertainment
Topic: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...
Replies: 15
Views: 14030

Re: When 8 Inches is Enough to Make your Eyes Water...

Fyrestorm wrote:I could of sworn a din was about 7, but I'm not arguing in your measuring abilities
A din is 7 inches...this isn't a din...that's how they managed to get it to 8 inches!!