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by Jordi
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: New members
Topic: New Guy, considering an LS650
Replies: 1
Views: 50

Re: New Guy, considering an LS650

Hi, welcome to the club.

Unfortunately (for you anyways) this forum is aimed at Suzuki 4x4s, mainly used for off roading.

Whilst there are a few bike owners on here, it’s unlikely you’ll get an accurate response.

Probably be best of searching for a bike oriented forum or a facebook group.
by Jordi
Tue Oct 20, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: General Troubleshooting, Offroad Gear, Welding & Fabrication
Topic: Help Please
Replies: 34
Views: 345

Re: Help Please

Chance are its standard gearing. Without pulling diffs and transfer boxes out to count the revolutions you won’t know.

There is some handy info here to help work out how far out the gearing going from standard tyres to bigger tyres.

viewtopic.php?f=12&t=2947
by Jordi
Tue Oct 20, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: General Troubleshooting, Offroad Gear, Welding & Fabrication
Topic: Help Please
Replies: 34
Views: 345

Re: Help Please

As mentioned above. If the gearing is out it will be very sluggish and down on power even on small gradients. Knackered bearings will grumble and you can usually feel some up and down movement if you put a bar under the wheel and wiggle it up and down. Did you fit new sliders or clean and grease the...
by Jordi
Mon Oct 19, 2020 10:28 pm
Forum: General Troubleshooting, Offroad Gear, Welding & Fabrication
Topic: Help Please
Replies: 34
Views: 345

Re: Help Please

If both wheels are spinning freely when its off the ground the rear brakes should be fine. When you have it jacked up, spin the wheels, press and release the brake. Is it easy enough to get the wheel to spin again? Or is one brake sticking on? As for being sluggish / hard to pull away, what sort of ...
by Jordi
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: SJ series Transmission, Axles, Brakes, wheels and tyres.
Topic: Calipers
Replies: 16
Views: 179

Re: Calipers

Try bigg red. Had parts from them before too.

Bigg red on ebay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/274064441486

If they are seized chuck them in a bucket of duck oil for a bit.

Brand new jimny caliper. A lot cheap than SJ calipers despite being the same caliper

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/363054656510
by Jordi
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: SJ series Transmission, Axles, Brakes, wheels and tyres.
Topic: Calipers
Replies: 16
Views: 179

Re: Calipers

For some reason the first link isn’t working. https://brakeparts.co.uk/shop/Suzuki/anus/88-96/anus%20Sj413%20Samurai%201.3%204X4/Front%20-%20Brake%20Calipers%20and%20Wheel%20Cylinders If that link doesn’t work just search by suzuki, j eep (had to put a space in as the word anus always appears on thi...
by Jordi
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: SJ series Transmission, Axles, Brakes, wheels and tyres.
Topic: Calipers
Replies: 16
Views: 179

Re: Calipers

Refurb them if the castings are ok. https://brakeparts.co.uk/shop/Suzuki/anus/88-96/anus%20Sj413%20Samurai%201.3%204X4/Front%20-%20Brake%20Calipers%20and%20Wheel%20Cylinders New are readily available but a bit more expensive. https://brakeparts.co.uk/shop/Suzuki/Jimny/98-05/Jimny%201.3%204X4/Front%2...
by Jordi
Wed Sep 30, 2020 7:37 am
Forum: Builds and Projects
Topic: LJ80 Recommissioning.
Replies: 30
Views: 5427

Re: LJ80 Recommissioning.

Looks like some awesome fabrication work going on.
by Jordi
Tue Sep 22, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: SJ series Transmission, Axles, Brakes, wheels and tyres.
Topic: Rear Discs
Replies: 5
Views: 275

Re: Rear Discs

Euro car parts
by Jordi
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: SJ series Transmission, Axles, Brakes, wheels and tyres.
Topic: Rear Discs
Replies: 5
Views: 275

Re: Rear Discs

Looks like a standard Aisin japanese built SJ caliper and pad.

Suzuki used two different calipers. One for the Japanese built and one for the spanish built.