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    Re: Grand Vitara noise when accelerating

    Took it to SAC yesterday to change diff, transmission and transfer box oils. They were only able to change diff and transfer box oil because they were not able to get transmission filter.
    The car...
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    Re: Grand Vitara noise when accelerating

    Took it to Steve Auto Clinic in Centurion. They diagnosed that it's not the bearing but in the transmission box somewhere.
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    Re: Grand Vitara noise when accelerating

    Thanks. I'll check that. But if it is the bearing, wouldn't the noise be there when I'm just coasting and not applying petrol? The noise is only there when I apply petrol or in cruise control.
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    Re: Grand Vitara noise when accelerating

    Hi All,

    I had this wining noise with my 3.2. Starts around 80 kph and quite prominent around 115 - 120 kph. Strangely enough, it disappears around 130 kph.
    After reading up on this thread, I...
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    Re: My Grand Vitara 3.2

    No worries. All worked out okay as I found one also. :) Enjoy your GV. Hope to see you on the track.
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    Re: 16" rim and tyre for sale

    Hi.. Sorry that I didn't had a chance to update. I have made a deal with another GV owner from Facebook. So sorry.
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    Re: My Grand Vitara 3.2

    Congrats! You're the one who beat me to it. :D
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Wow! Thank you so much Dave. I will make a check list based on this. I've just taken it in for 180km Major service with Monty.
    I would love to do all of those myself but my challenge is that I am...
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Question regarding out of warranty services for you GV:
    Who can you recommend around Gauteng for me to take my newly acquired 3.2 V6? And what should I look out for to replace to ensure longevity of...
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Definitely!!! ;D
    But first! Time for me to kick off a project to restore this lady.
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    So, I flew down to Durban yesterday and drove it back up to Pretoria. So, I am now a proud owner of a 3.2 V6 GV! YAY!!! :cool:
    I paid for the asking price. It has now 177K on the clock so a...
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Flying down to Durbs tomorrow morning to pick it up. Will let you guys know how it goes.
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Actually, I offered to put down the deposit
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Yes, that Iím fully aware of. Iíve done some background check on the seller, his wife and their business. All seems legit. Spoken with him on a the phone a few times, plus sending a friend over later...
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Yes I did. Not much. But please share your concerns.
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Found an ad on Gumtree this morning for a 2010 with 176900 km for R120K. Looks pretty neat. I had to put down a deposit to secure it. Itís in Durbs so Iíll have to go there this weekend.
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    16" rim and tyre for sale

    Hi All

    I am not sure if we are allow to post classifier on this forum? If not I do apologise in advance for it.
    I am selling a set of AT Tyres (4 plus 1 for spare wheel). 16" Hyundai rims with...
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Looks very neath. Will go have a look. Very much tempted!
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    Re: 2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Thanks for your view.
    Yes, it's the one on WeBuyCars. Didn't know it is Durban. I've just check now and you're right.
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    2010 3.2 v6 GV

    Hi All

    I currently have a 2.4 Summit 2019 model. This is my 2nd one. I'm having some wild thought around having another GV for weekend warrior fun stuff. I saw a 2010 3.2 V6 with 177K on the...
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    Re: GV Making knocking noise

    Thanks. Have you tried the Centurion branch before? Will they know GVs?
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    Re: GV Making knocking noise

    Thank you for the reply.
    I believe it is the correct camber. Who in Pretoria can do this for me? Any recommendations?
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    GV Making knocking noise

    Hi Folks,

    I've lifted my 2019 GV in April by 45mm. I've done the same with my previous GV. But recently, knocking noise started to make by the coil spring and the spacer every time I go over a...
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    Re: GV Transfer case protection.

    Thanks Dave. Looks like you convinced me on it. Looks like something to add to my list! :)
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    Re: GV Transfer case protection.

    Monty has merged with OppositeLock. Their site is not up yet.

    I have been debating about the transfer case protection. Jury is still out on it as some says it is necessary and other say it can...
  26. Thread: Rocksliders

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    Re: Rocksliders

    I share your concerns also. But if we manage this close, I'm sure Monty will come to the party for us. I will take lead on it.

    You mentioned you got yours from elsewhere. From whom did you get...
  27. Thread: Rocksliders

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    Re: Rocksliders

    Hello Everyone.

    I got the message back from Monty. Ball park figure for the Rocksliders will be R5800, ex VAT and installation. He required 50% deposit.
    If you are keen on this, please send me...
  28. Thread: Rocksliders

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    Re: Rocksliders

    I will find out the price from him. It will most probably be an estimated price.
    I have done 2 lift kits with him personally. So far, I have no issues. Jimmy owners also had done some mods with him...
  29. Thread: Rocksliders

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    Rocksliders

    Hello Everyone.

    I have been speaking with Monty for Rocksliders for my GV. BTW, Iíve just sold my 2015 and bought a 2019 demo model. So happy with it!

    Monty said he needs minimum of 5...
  30. Thread: GV Mods

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    Re: GV Mods

    Send pictures and price. :)
  31. Thread: GV Mods

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    Re: GV Mods

    Hello Everyone,

    Just to give an update on my GV, I've installed the 40mm lift kit from Wizerd.
    I have been to de Wildt 4x4 track twice. Once before the lift and this weekend after the lift. What...
  32. Thread: GV Mods

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    Re: GV Mods

    Thank you for this comprehensive information Mike. I am learning so much from it.
    Thank you everyone!
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    Re: GV Mods

    Thanks for the picture. That looks like something I can work with.
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    Re: GV Mods

    Thank you for your reply. My only challenge with the Jerry can is that I am in a wheelchair. So, it can be tricky for me to use the roof rack. Not impossible. I have has roof rack on my previous...
  35. Thread: GV Mods

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    Re: GV Mods

    Ok.. some more useful info from the following thread
    http://www.4x4community.co.za/forum/showthread.php/210816-Suzuki-New-Grand-Vitara-2008-Repairs-amp-Modifications?p=2635899#post2635899

    Maybe I...
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