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Old 28th September 2011, 17:59   #121
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I'm definitely interested in SUV trailblazing in the south! Do you think we should start a new thread about this? We could definitely get some people from Bangalore and Chennai for something similar. I myself would be willing to drive to / near Bangalore for an event like this!

Need to round up the people with SUVs that want to go Trail-Blazing.
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Hi Sudev,

I am Arvind from Bangalore and have always been dreaming of owning an SUV and especially the Suzuki Grand Vitara.

This has been almost possible since someone in Bangalore is selling this car to me. They have sent the scanned copy of the documents and it is a Haryana Registration too. I wanted to verify if the RC document is original. Would it be possible for you to help me with this if I sent a scanned copy to you?

Secondly, could you also let me know if this would be worth the buy and how good a car this would be ?

Its a 2007 model Suzuki Grand Vitara
It has done around 78000 km so far
the front suspension has been done too.

This is my first post here after joining team bhp.

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About 5 to 7 Lakhs depends on how good you negotiate. More like 5 to 5.5 lakhs.
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Sorry Arvind looked at your message only today.

To check RC one will have to probably visit RTO...where is the car registered? I do remember some other thread online check of RC was linked.....

As desertfox said the range is dependent on your negotiation skills. For that much on ODO I'd say 5~5.5 max.

Is it a white GV registered in Faridabad?
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Also keep in mind that a 2007 GV will attract ₹1.5 lakhs LTT when you bring it inside Karnataka.
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78,000 KM is not much. These engines will go to 150,000 km without much trouble and after that can be rebored easily.

What is the engine size on this 1300 cc or 1600 cc Petrol ?

Sudev Ji what is the Engine size of Grand Vitara Suzuki XL-7 ?
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@desertfox : 3.2 liter V6 if I remember correctly

The current gen GV comes in 2.0lts <2007~2009) or 2.4lts (2009+)
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What about its bigger cousin the XL-7 that used to come with a V6 gasolene engine 2500 cc I guess or 2200 cc ?
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Sadly the owner sold it. It was a 2008 2.4 litre engine HR 26 moonlight blue or something..

I cant tell you how badly I wanted this but missed it.

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Sadly the owner sold it. It was a 2008 2.4 litre engine HR 26 moonlight blue or something..

I cant tell you how badly I wanted this but missed it.
Actually, you should be glad you escaped from getting cheated. They were selling a 2L GV as 2.4L GV.

The 2.4L GV was released only in June 2009.
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