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A Japanese car and motorbike manufacturer, noted for small, nimble cars like the swift, and bikes like the GSXR

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Suzuki Gixxer mileage halved, could it be because of choke being on?

I recently dropped my suzuki gixxer 155 for a servicing to a new garage. I noticed that the mileage that my bike gave was almost halved, from 37kmpl to 20kmpl. Took the bike back to the garage. The ...
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Car Jerks when AC compressor turns on

I have a manual patrol car with a very small engine (800cc). It was a used car when I bought it and this issue was there from the day 1 I bought. I thought the issue maybe due to the small engine but ...
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Suzuki gsx-s1000 sometimes hard to shift gears when cold engine

I own a 2018 gsx-s1000 and sometimes, it's very hard to change the gears, when the engine is cold. No problem with the first gear, but starting with 2nd and up and then when I come down to neutral. ...
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What are these two holes in the cylinder head? (Suzuki M13A engine)

I changed the valve cover gasket on my 2004 Suzuki Wagon R+. The cylinder head looks like this (for reference, the engine has 201.000km): What are the two holes I circled? They don't have anything ...
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Driving without the second lambda sensor

I recently had a problem with the catalytic converter in my Nissan Pixo (UK Registration) and Mechanic told me to replace it. I usually buy original spare parts for my car from India as my car was ...
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Can I use camber bolts on my 2013 Suzuki Splash?

I need to adjust the camber on my 2013 Suzuki Splash, and the current bolts do not allow for camber adjustment. The only ones I found for Suzuki Splash anywhere are these: https://shopeibach.co.uk/...
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Car AC temperature setting

Since I live in India, and ambient temperature always around 30°C; I always keep the AC running at 24°C in Auto mode in my 2016 Suzuki Baleno. But recently my AC compressor clutch got damaged, and the ...
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One of the front wheels get hotter than other one

I have 2010 Suzuki Alto ( front wheel drive ), Recently I noticed that front wheels get hotter unusually. Just a 5km drive makes lug nuts really hot. A mechanic checked the calipers & everything ...
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Strong shock at the start of a moving in first gear

I have Suzuki alto 2016 with manual gearbox. (Small car with 1.0 liter engine with 3 cylinders) Sometimes, not always when I start moving in first gear at the moment when the engine speed equals the ...
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Ways to log data on Suzuki GSXR600-R Engine

I am working on a university project where we are building a race car with a Suzuki GSXR600-R Engine and ECU. I am wondering if there is any options for how i am able to record data off of this onto a ...
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Brand new alternator: only 2 Volts

I just installed a brand new alternator in my car. The output voltage is just above 2V regardless of engine RPM. The exciter voltage from the battery is A-OK. The previous alternator had the same ...
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2000 Suzuki Katana 600 starting

So I just purchased a 2000 Suzuki Katana 600. The bike cranks but doesn't want to start. I had the battery tested and it was good. I can get it started with some starter fluid. Then if I go ride it or ...
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Squealing brakes, but only on an incline while in reverse - 2012 Suzuki SX4

My brakes squeal, but only while I'm reversing down a hill. The brake pads are new. What else could be the cause of this sound? This is a 2012 Suzuki SX4.
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2007 Suzuki Reno

My OBD2 port has been damaged and I bought a replacement but I can't find the pin out for it. I have 8 wires that I need to know exactly where they belong into the connector. Please help. The wire ...
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Airbag light is on after taking seats out

I am looking for troubleshooting help on my 2011 Suzuki kizashi, I bought it recently and wanted to detail it, so I instinctively removed the seats and started cleaning. Unfortunately I was in aware I ...
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2005 Suzuki katana 600 carburetors not delivering fuel

I have a 2005 katana that was given to me I cleaned the carbs and it ran ok. I was riding it for a few weeks then overshot a corner and crashed, the damage wasn’t too bad scratched some plastics and ...
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Severe "Clunk" while riding

I have a 2009 Suzuki Boulevard M90. Been running great, with little to now problems since I bought it new. The other day as I was riding, a large "clunk" happened. It felt like it was on the ...
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Is it normal to see a bit of rust under the hood?

While inspecting under the hood of a 2008 Suzuki Swift, I saw a bit of rust in some areas: (The last image is below/behind the battery.) I have looked under the hoods of other cars from 2008 and even ...
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What is this sticky surface underneath the trunk carpet?

While inspecting a Suzuki Swift 2008, I noticed a weird sticky surface beside the spare tire well. Does anybody know what this is?
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Suzuki swift 2011 p0403 with current malfunction error

Suzuki swift 2011 have p0403 with current malfunction error, all 6 wires are working fine and i replaced egr valve also. But still showing p0403 and engine have small missing on slow running. How to ...
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How to check GN 125H battery

GN-125H haven't battery indicator and not a kick starter. How to know battery status. How to know battery was in deadline.
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New catalytic converter on Suzuki Sx4 leaks at connection to header

I'm working on my friend's Suzuki Sx4, 2007. I diagnosed the front CAT as the problem, ordered a new one, and installed it. The car starts up and sounds okay until you give the engine some gas. Then ...
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Suzuki SX4, P0134/ P0420, sensor or CPU?

So, my friend is having car trouble with their Suzuki SX4, 2007. I was told the car had some issue with the catalytic converter in the past. The mechanic told them it would cost $2000, but that it ...
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What is this switch called and what is its function?

This is the photo of the switch that is present on the left handle of my Suzuki Gixxer sf 2015. It moves forward and backward but I don't know what is it called or understand what it does. It'd be ...
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Are valve shims re-usable?

I'm in the process of re-shimming the valves on my 1994 Suzuki Katana 600. For the valves where I need to replace the shim, should I save the old shim I removed, or is it considered a disposable item ...
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Is there a difference in the rear and front wheel track of the Suzuki Maruti Gypsy?

https://auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com/cars/maruti-suzuki-gypsy/specs/king-soft-top-mpi According to the website above, the width of a Suzuki Maruti Gypsy is 1540mm. However, there is no mention of ...
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2008 Suzuki Grand Vitara V6 4WD Noise

This is for an automatic car. Right after an oil and transmission fluid change, I hear a rattling, clicking sound near the glove box. I also found that the noise is connected to the 4WD lights. If I ...
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Suzuki swift VVT oil sensor leak oil into belts and alternator

Suzuki swift VVT oil sensor leak oil into belts and alternator. What kind of issue will cause this oil leak from vvt sensor. Big help
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OBD2 for car customization

i was wondering if it could be possible use CAN protocol to automate some of my car (Suzuki Swift 2016 1.3 DDiS) processes, such as close windows when door get locked. I found lot of applications/...
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Tool requirements for moving rocker arms?

1994 Suzuki Katana 600. Manual says to pry the rocker arm aside "using a suitable tool" to get at the valve shims (unlike some other bikes where the procedure is to remove the camshafts). ...
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Which direction to turn crank for engine "normal" operation?

I'm working on a valve adjustment for a 1994 Suzuki Katana 600. I'm at the point where the signal generator cover is off and I'm ready to rotate the engine and make my measurements. However, the ...
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How do I remove a stuck valve cover?

On my 1994 Suzuki Katana 600, it is way overdue for valve adjustment. Unfortunately I'm unable to get the valve cover off. I have what appear to be all the bolts removed (there's 14 of them across 3 ...
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My car jerks when I put it in drive

I was driving and everything was perfectly fine and I stopped at a stop sign and my car started jerking. When I popped the hood to look at it, the car was put into drive the whole engine started ...
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I have a 2001 gsxr 750 bogging down between 7000 and 9000 rpm but good before and after that?

I've got a 2001 GSXR 750 bogs down between 7 and 9000 RPM but anything before and after that it runs great... ive got new stator new injectors ,new coils and new fuel pump and filter. oh and new ...
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2003 GSXR 600 ECU Toast?

So I've been back and forth with why my bike keeps fouling a plug in cylinder 4. Intermittent firing and real poor performance. Motor would shut down while in 4th gear. Sketchy clutch at start, super ...
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Suzuki Swift Sport and ODBii

I recently purchased a new Suzuki Swift Sport, and wanted to use the Torque App for some checking ( mostly enjoy parameter reading, graphs.... ) but my wifi adapter was unable to communicate with the ...
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What type of roof rack/crossbar mounting is it? [duplicate]

My local Suzuki dealer said that the original roof racks/crossbars for my '06 Aerio are discontinued by the manufacturer. I am looking for a replacement from alternative makers. I wonder what is the ...
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Suzuki Aerio '06 5-door wagon -- roof rack for factory mounting points

I've never dealt with roof racks of any kind in the past. Not for Suzuki nor for any other car. That's why I'm having a hard time finding what will work for my Aerio '06 SX (5 door wagon). I ...
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2009 Suzuki skywave 250

I just purchased this bike and it runs great but is really lacking in power off the start. I've changed all filters and had transmission checked out but not much different. Any suggestions?
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1966 Suzuki K11 Oil Change

Got a old suzuki that's running and working just fine. I got the fuel ratio for the bike which is 20:1 this a two-stroke. What I'm trying to figure out is the oil for the bike. Normally do 10w30 or ...
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Sudden loss of power when shifting or sitting at a light, can't idle (motorcycle)

After hitting a nasty bump on the road a month ago, which stalled my bike immediately, the engine will occasionally go from providing normal amounts of power to about 25% of that power, and it will ...
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Car won’t start without a jump, and then shuts off when I touch the brake

2010 Sukuki won’t start unless I jump it, and when I put my foot on the brake it shuts off and will not start again. Turn signals and lights come on and the door buzzer buzzes.
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What part could I use for this battery terminal?

This Suzuki ATV battery requires a special kind of right angle terminal attached to the battery. Items 2 and 3 in the figure: Here's a close up of what one looks like: I don't have the terminals ...
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1989 suzuki gsxr750 slingshot k

Had bike tuned up new plugs carb tuned new gas bike starts cold runs great when bike is hot will start but only idle won't rev over 1000rpm can't drive let cool down runs drives great
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Clutch on new car

I recently bought a new Suzuki Dzire manual transmission and I have this weird behavior with the clutch’s biting point. When I start the car in the morning everything’s fine. The biting point is about ...
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Can i Mix Recommended Transmission fluid?

I have a Suzuki Grand Vitara 2008 Model with a 2.4L Engine (Automatic Transmission) which has a recommended transmission fluid of Suzuki ATF 3317 or Mobil ATF 3309. I bought this car 2nd hand so I don'...
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ATV starter motor: replace or rebuild?

I've got an OEM Suzuki ATV LT160 starter motor that's not functioning. I've seen replacement motors and rebuild kits. When is it appropriate to try to rebuild a starter motor vs replacing it?
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Erratic/Unrhythmic idling sound

This is a Suzuki Ritz (Splash) 2011 DDIS Diesel car. When the car is started fresh in the morning, the idling sound is not rhythmic. It varies its slow-speed, say every other second. I have uploaded ...
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Suzuki Freewind XF650 Start issues

Motorcycle starts fine several times and once it started it runs perfectly. But every now and again it will take about 2-5 mins to start, does not push start or start with starter button. Sometimes ...
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Smoking from motorcycle exhaust, the crossbar?

I've been smelling a burning oil my motorcycle, a 81 Suzuki gs450l. If I sit long enough at a light it can smoke. I finally spend some time gave her a bath and proceeded to let run in neutral long ...
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