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Old 25th May 2009, 13:46   #31
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Nice review & pics Mag!

Your passion for your Black beauty is very much evident!
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Old 25th May 2009, 16:03   #32
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Mag, one of the best swift long term reviews I have ever read. Car looks like it stepped out of the showroom just the other day. Do you believe the spoiler has added to the drivability?
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Old 25th May 2009, 16:25   #33
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Wow what a brilliant LTOR. Your Swift looks simply amazing with all the mods
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Old 25th May 2009, 16:40   #34
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Excellent report there swamygale. This was long pending and also you forgot to mention that on the 14th of Feb last year you decided to treat your car with a set of HID's. Whatta way to celebrate Valentines day, talk about being on the other side of the fence when you are a bachelor.

BTW I thought you gotten the gear box thingy done(short shifter) during the port and polish job and yeah before you forget, we need a pic of the steering wheel.

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Old 25th May 2009, 17:17   #35
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Great review there! It goes straight into the guide for living the dream in a Swift
Congrats!
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do you want to change those alloys again?
Yup - but it'll be long-term.


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How I wish my Swift would look like that after 3 years. 2.5 years and it's not even close.So now that you have the story so far well documented, are we ready to go matt black yet? Should I ship some 400 grit sand paper down?
Potty, I'm planning on a slight repaint - with even glossier paint - those sand papers can stay in Mumbai for the foreseeable future


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Do you believe the spoiler has added to the drivability?
No. But without it, the Swift looks incomplete.


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BTW I thought you gotten the gear box thingy done(short shifter) during the port and polish job and yeah before you forget, we need a pic of the steering wheel.
Nope. Will put up steering wheel pic shortly.

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Old 26th May 2009, 16:35   #37
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A clean write-up Mahesh, so You did pamper the car with lots of shampoo, wax, flowers and chocolates on sunday
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Old 26th May 2009, 17:49   #38
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WOW!!! it really is a LOOOONG review.
Glad to know you appreciate the car.
A true car afficianado Mahesh.
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You need to start the next logical set of mods. But seriously you need to get a fast stree cam on that. Let her fly.
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You need to start the next logical set of mods. But seriously you need to get a fast stree cam on that. Let her fly.
Yup. But I have a massive expense coming up in August that's currently kept my hands tied. Plan to start on the streetable cam/ECU sometime when I start saving up some Gandhis after that. The car however, will most likely stay NA, unless I discover some new oilfield that'll make me a very rich man!

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I dont know if you remember but u have one sweet sounding car. I asked you to start the car and was freaking out on the sound. I was getting my sound system done and you were telling me performance before ICE. One of my inspirational cars along with rijus.
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Old 27th May 2009, 08:16   #42
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Thats a very nice write up indeed. You looks to be totally in love with the car. I have noted your point not to hit the city traffic during running in. Since I have picked up my palio on last saturday and did drive in city traffic. Once I get back home today evening, until I complete run-in, bye bye to city traffic. Thanks Mag for that review.
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Excellent review Mag. Can't believe its a 3-year-old Swift. Hats off to you for maintaining it so well. Enjoyed reading all those mouth-watering changes done to your Swift.

Wish you all the best for August expenses and looking forward to next level of day-night changes
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Fantastic car, fantastic review, MAG! I was waiting to see a perfomance review on modified NA swift and here it is. We Swift P owners always complain about poor low end and you are giving us solutions. Keep it coming, I am keeping a close eye on this thread.
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Great writeup Mag. And nice goodies you gifted your car.
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