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by IGNIS SPORT
Mon Jun 14, 2021 8:12 pm
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Suspension Upgrades
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Suspension Upgrades

What options are available for suspension upgrades? and what suspension are you running today?.
by IGNIS SPORT
Mon Jun 14, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: IS Forum
Replies: 0
Views: 16

IS Forum

Any Guys & Girls still using this Forum, as its been quiet for over a year now.
by IGNIS SPORT
Tue Oct 29, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Suspension rebuild ????
Replies: 3
Views: 5605

Re: Suspension rebuild ????

Chasing Standard ride height,a bit stiffer over factory set up would be good,just wanting to find a one shop stop rather then buying bits and pieces all over the place and hope like hell all the parts fit.
by IGNIS SPORT
Thu Oct 24, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Suspension rebuild ????
Replies: 3
Views: 5605

Suspension rebuild ????

Hi Guys & Girls Its been a while since I posted,What I am chasing is parts to rebuild my IS suspension totally.Is there anyone in OZ who supplies complete kits or do we have to order parts in from overseas these days via ebay and the like. What I am after is Front struts & springs,top mounts...
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Oct 24, 2015 9:09 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Rear Brake Pads...
Replies: 32
Views: 30667

Re: Rear Brake Pads...

Just about to change my brake pads on my IS,just a click over 200,000 ks .Was wondering how everyone else got on with replacing their pads.Was the new pads better,did you replace rotors,how many ks did you get on the standard pads. As I see it I was just going to go with Bendix performance pads,tho ...
by IGNIS SPORT
Thu Jul 23, 2015 8:55 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignition Barrel Recall
Replies: 16
Views: 11865

Re: Ignition Barrel Recall

Thanks. Nothing there. Three recalls! Wow. Airbag related to the current mass airbag recall?? Drive shaft coming lose and possible fire from ignition switch. Bit worrying. Nothing to do with latest Airbag recall,apparently the explanation for the recall,was that the passenger side air bag was folde...
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed Jul 22, 2015 7:46 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignition Barrel Recall
Replies: 16
Views: 11865

Re: Ignition Barrel Recall

Should be three on the A pillar near door lock when the ignition recall is done,one for the passenger side air bag,another for cir-clip on passenger side drive shaft.But basically Suzuki records if cars recalls is done so know need to worry about stickers.
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:28 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Tow-bar
Replies: 1
Views: 2061

Tow-bar

Has anyone ever fitted a tow-bar to there IS,or Am I the only one. :)
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed Jul 22, 2015 8:20 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Ignition Barrel Recall
Replies: 16
Views: 11865

Re: Ignition Barrel Recall

Just got my IS Recall done,apparently mine look like it had been real hot at some stage and had heat marks to show.Id once or twice smelt a very light burning plastic smell and just assumed it was something outside coming thru the vents as it would go away pretty dame fast,turns out it was this igni...
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Sep 27, 2014 8:36 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

Are we thinking its time now Guys and Girls ? Lets face it, its been pretty flat in hear for some time now.
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Mar 28, 2014 3:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

The Lordship does not answer questions from court jesters.Guard take him away and Off with his head.How dare this insolent swine speak in this place of privilege. Away with him now .lol
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Mar 28, 2014 12:09 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

Spat not spam.Try reading properly next time.
by IGNIS SPORT
Thu Mar 27, 2014 6:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

Ignis ,baleno ,Sx4, should be all one forum now.Swifts should be all in one forum now 9 year old cars are not new.A how to section. Colour change would be nice also.A spat section would be nice as well.
by IGNIS SPORT
Thu Mar 27, 2014 6:50 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

Sobil most forum sections have had just one or two post in the last 4 to 6 months,Sure keep the section that are popular but the others sections Got to ??? that.I for one say we need and upgrade a new look so to speak,things change all the time so we should modernise with the change also.Just like w...
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed Mar 26, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

Brought this subject up last year.Things seem to be now at a crawl or stand still.Maybe just Maybe its time to reconsider this option.Whats every ones thoughts a make over or Not ?
by IGNIS SPORT
Mon Sep 23, 2013 10:40 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Drive Belts
Replies: 3
Views: 3064

Re: Drive Belts

Wow every 50,000 seems way to often,Mine had done 160,000 .Yeah took wheel and protective inner guard thing off also,was just very tight.But i surpose youll get that after 10 years,I was just glad it decided to free itself otherwise I could see a lot of cursing ahead. :)
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Sep 21, 2013 9:38 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Depression
Replies: 12
Views: 7909

Re: Depression

Its a horriable place to be,unless you experience it its hard to describe to others. And if you try to, I must admitt it does sound nutty (for a better word) to the non trained ear.We lived in a society for way to long thats shunn mental illiness putting it into the way to hard basket making those t...
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Sep 21, 2013 9:10 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Drive Belts
Replies: 3
Views: 3064

Re: Drive Belts

So no one ever replaced the drive belts on a IS.Thought there may of been others out there with bruised knuckles. :?
by IGNIS SPORT
Mon Sep 09, 2013 10:23 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Drive Belts
Replies: 3
Views: 3064

Drive Belts

Anyone ever changed the alternator belt or the air con belt on there IS. Did mine yesterday. First time since new. Can't say the belts came of in bad of nick. Very surprised after 10 years of service. Though putting on the new ones, especially the alternator one was a hard graft. The allen key bolt ...
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed Jul 17, 2013 10:27 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Depression
Replies: 12
Views: 7909

Re: Depression

All good with me these days, had my fight with the black dog for over 2 years ,he comes back and has a few barks once and a while but happy pills and all that psychiatrist stuff did help but as i was saying do people feel much happy when there fixing there car up or feel more down because of the mon...
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed Jul 17, 2013 9:18 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Depression
Replies: 12
Views: 7909

Depression

No not compression..Depression ,the insidious disease that attacks so many and there mental health.So being are bit of a car nutter and wondering has anyone ever suffered from this condition and does the late hours we do fixing our pride and joys make it better or worse. :?
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Jun 29, 2013 5:53 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: What's one worth
Replies: 4
Views: 4832

Re: What's one worth

Around $6500-7000 privtely or $3000-3500 trade in on a good day.
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed May 29, 2013 11:39 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

Thoe peple may say Im off the mark,Maybe its that Suzuki doesent have a cult car we all want.No limited edition stuff just run of the mill production models that dont really inspire many.Considering there performance model (swift sport) is mediocre at best,and thats not mentioning that its substanti...
by IGNIS SPORT
Tue May 28, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Re: Web site update?

Exactly.Just thought might be time for a face lift to create more interest.
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat May 25, 2013 1:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Web site update?
Replies: 34
Views: 18476

Web site update?

Just was wondering if anybody else thinks it might be time for this site to have and update.Just noticed lately that things seem to be getting quiet slow on here, so was thinking maybe its time to revitalise it.Anyone else have any thoughts :?:
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed May 22, 2013 8:16 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: PFX400 air filters
Replies: 15
Views: 12121

Re: PFX400 air filters

I think these pod ,k&n etc type filters work well for convenience and over time you do save a few $ ,but as I see it ,the engine can only breathe in X amount of air ,unless the filters or inductions blocked or to small then a bigger filter and induction not going to do anything better unless you...
by IGNIS SPORT
Tue May 21, 2013 12:34 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: PFX400 air filters
Replies: 15
Views: 12121

Re: PFX400 air filters

Made off sythetic fibre .Bloody good thoe buy once and never have to worry about buying again.Dont think those pod type filters offer any real noticable performance gain,just more induction noise thoe some will argue. :)
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri May 17, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: PFX400 air filters
Replies: 15
Views: 12121

Re: PFX400 air filters

Ive been running the KnN filter ,for ages now I just wash it out with the cleaning fluid from the kit then reoil with the oil spray from the kit never had a prob at all . :)
by IGNIS SPORT
Tue Apr 23, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Suzuki Swift Misfire and Start-up Idle Issues
Replies: 5
Views: 3231

Re: Suzuki Swift Misfire and Start-up Idle Issues

Sounds electrical,Check all your body earths are ok.Sounds like to me tha cars searching for and earth then once it gets warm expension is giving it and earth.Just a thought. :|
by IGNIS SPORT
Tue Mar 26, 2013 8:17 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 3 Dr Swift Sport downunder
Replies: 9
Views: 6225

Re: 3 Dr Swift Sport downunder

I think Suzuki need to give us a cult car to want ,I know there from the cheaper end of the Market but a Hot swift 3 door is what we long for.Cant say that I mind the swift sport but hot its "not" barely warm to be honest and way over priced.We need a Suzuki Swift with sting in its tail to...
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Feb 08, 2013 7:48 am
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: Battery Died
Replies: 2
Views: 2612

Battery Died

My little I/S second Battery Finaly died .Not to bad of a life, 4 n 1/2 years.The original lasted just on 5.Considering it was a supercheap auto battery cant say that I was dissapointed for the money.The little I/S seem not to be hard on them at all.was wondering what every one else was getting out ...
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Oct 19, 2012 5:11 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Petrol Choice for IS
Replies: 15
Views: 9577

Re: Petrol Choice for IS

I run 95 octane and up.Havent had a prob with 95 yet and doult I will so I generally by that.98 octane doesent appear to be any better ,fuel economys is the same as 95 so No gain there ,thoe I have used 98 octane with the 10% ethanol blend and that surely did get me a few extra ks down the road and ...
by IGNIS SPORT
Sun Oct 14, 2012 2:08 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: BATHURST,Whos going to Win
Replies: 24
Views: 11453

Re: BATHURST,Whos going to Win

Not to bad was a good race,Pace cars sh*t me ruins a great race still its been there since 87 so no use Bitching.Got 2 out of 3 with my guesses and Being a Holden boy from way Back ,enjoyed the result even more.Was great weather couldnt ask for better but was and awfull show when it came to reconizi...
by IGNIS SPORT
Thu Oct 04, 2012 10:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: BATHURST,Whos going to Win
Replies: 24
Views: 11453

BATHURST,Whos going to Win

I know most us do the Art of zen with Turbo chargers and inter coolers and all that stuff , but being its Bathurst on Sunday thought some of you might do the V8 thing also and have a pick off whos going to win on Sunday.My picks are 1.Lowndes 2.Windcup 3.Tander . :?:
by IGNIS SPORT
Sun Sep 23, 2012 9:22 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: WHAT HAS GORN WRONG
Replies: 10
Views: 8466

WHAT HAS GORN WRONG

My ignis sport is getting onto nearly 10 years old,During that period (touch wood) Its generally run faultless .Ive replaced the battery onces,done the two recalls (airbag n circlip) other then the general 10 thousand klm services The car has required nothing more then that.Still on original brake p...
by IGNIS SPORT
Sun Sep 09, 2012 8:17 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Why are you so 'over' winter?
Replies: 22
Views: 10410

Re: Why are you so 'over' winter?

Best time off the year hear in the Tropics,No humidty to boil you to death,warm days ,average nites n blue skys. only draw back is all the grey hair mexicans (vitorians,new south wales welshman) turn up by the dozens escaping the cold. :lol:
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: What Cheeses You off when Driving.
Replies: 38
Views: 15016

Re: What Cheeses You off when Driving.

Others who will pull out in front of you then wont or cant get up to speed when there was endless amounts of room behind you. :x
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Aug 11, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: What Cheeses You off when Driving.
Replies: 38
Views: 15016

What Cheeses You off when Driving.

Thought I might start a thread that hopefully might reduce people frustrations behind the wheel.What cheeses me off when driving is 1.People who Hit the choppers before they indicate where there going :x 2. The idiots who wont keep left in overtaking lanes :x 3.Those who drive excessively slow for n...
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Jul 20, 2012 7:07 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: ABS Fault
Replies: 9
Views: 4525

Re: ABS Fault

Check the ABS fuse hasnt blown.
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:39 pm
Forum: New Swift Technical
Topic: Central locking remote not working with new batteries??
Replies: 7
Views: 3619

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

Check you havent got moisture in the remote key.Take it apart and either leave it in the sun for a few hrs or use a hair dryer.Check all the connections and solders. :)
by IGNIS SPORT
Mon Apr 16, 2012 5:23 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Zen and the art of.....
Replies: 15
Views: 5751

Re: Zen and the art of.....

rrr Zen garderns as I believe your referring to a minimalist,uncrowded by definition your gardern is a mish mash of totally the opposite ,with dracenas,alexander palms and god knows what else growing there in a crude if not odd ball attempt at a rainforest gardern. As for the camphaloral its where i...
by IGNIS SPORT
Mon Apr 09, 2012 12:19 am
Forum: General Suzuki Discussion
Topic: The official Suzuki "spotted" thread
Replies: 2535
Views: 431216

Re: The official Suzuki "spotted" thread

spotted...Black ignis sport ..Honey suckle development Newcastle NSW at 10.30 am sunday 8th april.
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: My New Drive
Replies: 73
Views: 29671

Re: My New Drive

just one of those cars that manufactors come up to be different,seems a bit of hit and miss ,some angles look great (front) and others just plain ugly(back) with a pinch of quirkyness thrown in for good measure.Might do ok in the jap market as thats more there thing but hear I reacon probely flop as...
by IGNIS SPORT
Mon Mar 12, 2012 6:29 pm
Forum: Ignis Technical
Topic: IS wheels, offset, the debate continues...
Replies: 14
Views: 13583

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

Im running speedy rims 15"" x 6.5"" with 195 x 50 series tyres ,that never touch anyoff the body work at any time and fill out the guards nicely. Plus 195 x 50 series tyres are dime a dozen and to get and top line tyres are one hell of alot cheaper then 16,17 rubber. As for insur...
by IGNIS SPORT
Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:27 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Wide Body Kit on Ignis Sport
Replies: 13
Views: 9326

Re: Wide Body Kit on Ignis Sport

Oh dear this is why you shouldnt take acid and work on your car. :lol: :lol:
by IGNIS SPORT
Sat Feb 11, 2012 10:44 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: 2012 Swift Sport now on suzuki.com.au
Replies: 45
Views: 22156

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

Still to pricey,And wheres that limited edition turbo version we all want.Suzuki needs something to go up against vw gti polo and the like.Still looks the beens but doesnt have the sting it needs. :x
by IGNIS SPORT
Sun Jan 22, 2012 11:44 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Top Gear road test the 2012 Swift Sport
Replies: 25
Views: 14043

Re: Top Gear road test the 2012 Swift Sport

lol. :lol: :lol: :lol: =D> =D> =D> .Salesman for you.Also got to question that price too. They are starting to out price themself when you can pick up a gti polo for similar money.
by IGNIS SPORT
Tue Nov 01, 2011 4:43 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Newbie seeking advice :)
Replies: 12
Views: 6821

Re: Newbie seeking advice :)

Im Running 195 & 50 15" x 6.5" tyres and rims.Tyres are cheap even for performance tyre .Rear sway bar makes the IS to twitchy in the steering and takes away the cars fairly neutral steering (theres a little bit of understeer at higher speeds) .Exhaust dont seeem to offer any additiona...
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Oct 14, 2011 5:50 pm
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Still great Fuel economy
Replies: 2
Views: 2042

Re: Still great Fuel economy

I havent replaced the 02 sensor yet still working fine but I do the regular 10000k service. :)
by IGNIS SPORT
Fri Oct 14, 2011 10:13 am
Forum: Ignis General Discussion
Topic: Still great Fuel economy
Replies: 2
Views: 2042

Still great Fuel economy

Just completed my yearly trip to Bathurst without a trailer this time thank god; average fuel economy was 42 M/G or 6.73 LTR/100Klm. Best I got was just a tick over 45 M/G and the worst Was just under 40M/G.Not bad for a car 8 years old with 150,000 clicks on the clock. :)