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Sounds like wheel bearings failing ?

Had my bearings done but still got noise intermittent sounds like a wookie !

2005 Suzuki Jimny VVT
Posted: Jul 19, 2021
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Grinding noise

Sounds like a wheel bearing but smells like metal rubbing on metal it's intermittent

2006 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 jlx
Posted: Jul 7, 2021
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Driving along when suddenly the engine revs high and I lose forward drive. Appears to select any gear, clutch appears okay but no forward or reverse drive. Thanks

Driving along when suddenly the engine revs high and I lose forward drive. Appears to select any gear, clutch appears ok...

2001 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 manual
Posted: Jul 2, 2021
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Knocking

Hi, i popped the 4wd on in my Jimny and drove it back home a few miles, it was light snow, I heard a load clang from th...

2006 Suzuki Jimny M13a
Posted: Mar 20, 2021
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Can't get Low ratio gears light keeps flashing

High ratio 4WD is fine. can't get low ratio gears, amber L keeps showing

2009 Suzuki Jimny 1.3
Posted: Mar 8, 2021
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Auto gearbox

Car drives through the gearbox until 4th is selected the engine just Revs and no drive

2006 Suzuki Jimny 1.3
Posted: Jan 8, 2021
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Misfiring

Car have missing and low power when start

1998 Suzuki Jimny GF-JB33W
Posted: Jan 8, 2021
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Grinding noise

When accelerating in first and second gear, sound,s like a damaged bearing but I can't tell if it's from gearbox or fro...

2001 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 jlx
Posted: Jun 6, 2015
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Pausing when driving

while driving in d.the car jerks as if pulling back,especially when accelerator is depressed it dosent speed up.it tends...

2001 Suzuki Jimny automatic
Posted: Nov 10, 2013
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Headlight poor earth

The left hand headlight is very dull and although there is power I have been told I have a poor earth. I have cleaned u...

2001 Suzuki Jimny Estate
Posted: Sep 1, 2013
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Intermitant grinding at rear

Ihave a 2000 jimny that has a loud grinding noise that comes on and after 50 yards theres a loud thump and noise goes it...

2000 Suzuki Jimny manual
Posted: Jul 30, 2013
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Wont Start

Please help... I drove my jimny to the shop there were no problems. parked up shopped then returned to my car but it ...

2000 Suzuki Jimny
Posted: May 20, 2013
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Altenater belt keeps giving.

I have had 3altenater belts fitted in the last 5 months. I have just got a new one fitted 2months ago and now it's start...

2007 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 automatic
Posted: Apr 5, 2013
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Alto ayer

2007 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 automatic
Posted: Apr 5, 2013
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Sounds like wheel bearings failing ?

At about 30 - 40 mph a rough "buzz" like a hand sawing sound comes from underneath. Engage the 4x4 drive for a few secon...

2005 Suzuki Jimny VVT
Posted: Feb 8, 2013
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4 wheel drive

wheh in 4 wheel drive and i turn the steering to a hard lock it puts the jeep under alot of strain like the back wheels ...

2002 Suzuki Jimny 1.3
Posted: Jan 28, 2013
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Faulty 4wheel drive

With the snow I have discovered the 4WD is not working at all. It seems as if the power is only going to the rear offsi...

2000 Suzuki Jimny
Posted: Jan 22, 2013
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Misfires when hot

My Suzuki Jimny runs smoothly when cold but once hot it starts to misfire and sounds rough. The mechanic has plugged it...

2005 Suzuki Jimny 1.3 jlx
Posted: Oct 30, 2012
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Car keeps cutting out

Hello there... I would like some advice as to what`s happening to my car please.We have had it in the garage 3 times, a...

2000 Suzuki Jimny 1298cc
Posted: Apr 13, 2012
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Smell petrol

when going through the gears getting up towards top end sometimes i can smell petrol fumes,the petrol needle not alterin...

2003 Suzuki Jimny 02 1,3
Posted: Apr 9, 2012
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