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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Tue Jul 17, 2012 7:22 pm 
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Hi guys
Second time round Swift Sport owner, previously had an 07 which had to sell when it didn't suit the bush area we moved to, now just ordered the current model to be delivered end July some time. Been driving a Triton ute as a Brisbane city commuter, looking forward to some nippier easier parking. Actually also been driving the missus' Holden barina, which is kind of ok, and half the price of a swift, but lacks a lot of 'finesse' .... Will be good to be back in the club :)
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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Sat Jul 28, 2012 6:39 pm 
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Hi Everyone,

My name is Paul. I am realitvely new to this site and recently put an introduction to myself in the wrong part of the site so I thouht I would start again. I purchased my first ever Suzuki in April this year. I purchased a standard Suzuki Swift Sport 2012 and am looking for a good car tinting service to start with. I included some photos taken from my phone camera so please forgive the quality. I am an I.T contractor and am very new to the car scene.

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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2012 1:27 pm 
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Hey Guys the names Jay.
Bought a 2012 pearl white Swift Sport recently and is my first Suzuki. Im changing from a GC8 WRX due to needing a less thirsty petrol car.
The swift is stock but I have debadged the s and Suzuki have on the rear trunk.
I also have plans for spray painting my rims to a darker colour as they are so hard to clean lol
And am going to change the sound system this week.


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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Thu Nov 15, 2012 1:12 pm 
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Location: Cairns QLD AU
Hi All.

I'm Gib, new to the forums and just got my new 2012 Swift Sport last week. I'm loving the fuel economy. After a week of driving to and from work I'm down to 1/2 tank of petrol, I'd normally be putting another $90.00 of premium in my old 2000 Commodore S by now.

Great little car and so much fun to drive.

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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Wed Jan 23, 2013 10:47 pm 
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Location: Brisbane
Hi folks

I recently bought a 2007 swift from an auction as a run about and i'm loving this little car.
It's done 58,000k on the clock and I'm looking at getting it serviced and maybe some performance improvements on it, like a chip or something... i'm open to suggestions.

Can anyone recommend a place in Brisbane?

Many thanks

Jon


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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Fri Jan 25, 2013 9:06 am 
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jmzeph wrote:
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 using premium unleaded! Otherwise the increase is only a couple of kilowatts.

http://www.powerchipgroup.com/interact/datasheets/datasheets_two.asp?pid=Suz0020

Spend the money on a cold air intake and decent exhaust system instead.

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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Thu Feb 28, 2013 7:30 am 
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Hi

Just bought myself a 2007 Swift Sport 2 days ago and absolutely love him.

Bought it stock standard with no mods, and already have some planned. Mainly convenience mods, but i like the car the way it is and don't see the point in modifying a perfectly good vehicle.

I'm here for cool stuff i can do etc and to learn what not to do from others. Im also looking for those break light stickers.

btw my cars name is Sebastian, not mine :)

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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Thu Feb 28, 2013 5:15 pm 
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SebastionSS wrote:

Im also looking for those break light stickers.



http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Suzuki-SWIFT-Sport-Glowing-Brakelight-Brake-Overlay-/170818153780?pt=AU_Car_Parts_Accessories&hash=item27c58e2d34

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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 5:53 pm 
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Thanks Haribolman :)

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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Thu Aug 15, 2013 5:18 pm 
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A Swift-Five guy here.

Hello. All- 2009 White ZC21S M15A 1.5L RS415 SWIFTY

Feel free to comment here on my build thread, any advice is helpful :D


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 Post subject: Re: New Swift (2005+ model) owners introduce yourself here!
PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:03 am 
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Hello names josh,

Been on here for few months now, but been a stalking the site since 2012 reading hours on end great site!

I have a 2010 green suzuki swift extreme 1.5l (m15) great car!
Ive always loved the car but thought the car doesnt really deserve the "extreme" badge.

I come from a bit of a honda-holic past so love the jap tech
Small 4's and never had a problem with the motor even after flooring it often,
So when i have been driving the swift love the handling chasis and most the weight!

For now days it's a rarety amomst even small hatches. but anyways thought it could easily handle an extra 50 horses or mo... so contemplatex the sport but still thought theres gotta be more you could do.

after 4 years of owning this swift ive come to find the sites Very helpful and have joined (finally) and shortly after
Got in contact with the right peeps and have started my journey to a custom turbo kit with DMW Dave doing the work for a reasonable price aswell as his great worksmanship.

So thats my little spiel... keep the saifts alive!

Have installed the sports monroe suspension.
Brakes drilled + slotted w/ high heat rated pads (to be installed)
More to come...


Broy nice build love the styling, been watching build on swiftfive for ages real good.

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