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Old 9th September 2017, 11:55   #406
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Try tightening all the nut/bolts in the driveline and see if this fixes the problem. It can happen in any gear change as the driveline takes on the load again, but is more noticeable in the shifts you mention because matching wheel and engine rpm driven prop shaft speeds is more of challenge at those times and less likely to be achieved to the extent needed for this not to happen with driveline slack.
A drive line problem can be easily identified. When on a level stretch of highway while driving at around 60km/h switch to neutral, and after the Gypsy rolls for about 50m go back to 4th. Any play in the drive line will result in a jerk as the drive line engages/disengages.
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Does the Gypsy come with an option of front facing rear seats ? The review here says it does :

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The Gypsy also comes with the option of a front facing rear bench seat and two jump seats for third row occupants. The front facing bench seat is a much more comfortable option with adequate under thigh support.
I've never heard of such a configuration being available for the Gypsy.

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Does the Gypsy come with an option of front facing rear seats ?
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I've never heard of such a configuration being available for the Gypsy.
Don't know whether it still does or not, but I had one. No jump seats though.

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Does the Gypsy come with an option of front facing rear seats ?
To the best of my knowledge the Gypsy never came with 2+3+2 Seating Configuration. In the past the Gypsy used to come in 5 Seater (2+3) & 8 Seater (2+6) configurations, but IIRC post the Launch of Gypsy E the 5 Seater Version was discontinued.

I recently bought a Brand New Maruti Gypsy King : (Got Gypsy’ied - My brand new Maruti Gypsy 4x4), currently the Gypsy is available in 3 Variants - Gypsy King Soft Top, Gypsy King Hard Top & Gypsy King Ambulance. The Soft top & Hard Top Variants are available only in 8 Seater configuration.

Such a Configuration (2+3+2) can be built locally though, infact during my School Days a family friend had such a configuration in his MG410W.
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Has Maruti Suzuki officially discontinued the sale of Gypsy? the website (www.marutisuzuki.com/gypsy.aspx) is no longer functional / down? Have I missed this news? It was opening few days back though.
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Has Maruti Suzuki officially discontinued the sale of Gypsy? the website (www.marutisuzuki.com/gypsy.aspx) is no longer functional / down? Have I missed this news? It was opening few days back though.
Looks like they are still building up the webpage as they are moving to the "Arena" theme. I am unable to open webpages of even the Omni and the Eeco.
However the Gypsy does show up in their list:

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My guess: Gypsy, Omni and Eeco will be moved to their commercial webpage channel eventually, to avoid the passenger car safety norms.
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Guys what is this extra fitment in Army spec Gypsy?? Couldn't comprehend at all.

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Guys what is this extra fitment in Army spec Gypsy?? Couldn't comprehend at all.



That is the switch controlling those black out lights Shashi.

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In the above video, anchor suggests different power ratings for the Army one. Any idea what will be different and can we change the civilian to this?
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In the above video, anchor suggests different power ratings for the Army one. Any idea what will be different and can we change the civilian to this?
Guess you should get the parts manuals of Civilian and Army Spec Gypsy and compare both.

Part No: 99000M24120-260
Name: PARTS CATLOGUE GYPSY1.3L (RHD&LHD)
Price: Rs. 223

Part No: 99000M24120-261
Name: PARTS CATALOGUE(GYPSY-ARMY EXCLUSIV
Price: Rs. 264.5

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haha, so they are not Ok with someone sharing details of Army spec vehicle but will sell parts catalog
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That guy on youtube has probably seen a gypsy up close for the first time. There is no power difference between a regular and army spec gypsy.
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