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by suziauto
Wed, 05 Oct 2011, 16:59
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: special meet Glen George Thursday night oct 6th
Replies: 1
Views: 830

special meet Glen George Thursday night oct 6th

Hi Everyone, In our last meeting we talked about the possibility of an early meeting in October, and we know this is late notice, but we couldn’t arrange anything until we knew for sure when Glen was arriving. We now know for sure, and so are calling a very special meeting, Thursday the 6th of Octob...
by suziauto
Thu, 14 Jul 2011, 17:25
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: 2011 brisbane EV Festival
Replies: 0
Views: 812

2011 brisbane EV Festival

Hi All Its probably posted elsewhere as well but we are still seeking members cars for the saturday 29th oct car show at King George Square. Some 5-6 members have nominated their cars but we really need more cars, bikes , or other EV vehicles. We have a good area to fill.. Interstate members are VER...
by suziauto
Thu, 14 Jul 2011, 17:18
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: 2011 AEVA EV Conference & Festival
Replies: 23
Views: 12243

2011 AEVA EV Conference & Festival

Its probably posted elsewhere as well but we are still seeking members cars for the saturday car show at King George Square. Some 5-6 have nominated their cars but we really need more cars, bikes , or other EV vehicles. We have a good area to fill.. Interstate members are VERY welcome to display car...
by suziauto
Thu, 06 Jan 2011, 22:05
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: Swift at Suzi Auto
Replies: 9
Views: 1952

Swift at Suzi Auto

Hi , thought we'd share pics of the latest build, this is the 4th swift in 2 years.. same as before 96v chinese kit we market here.. this one is a keeper , but we have 2 cars for sale immediate delivery, WITH Qld rego , RWC and compliances. This car is for the shop demo / wifes car , so it was a bar...
by suziauto
Mon, 25 Oct 2010, 20:29
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

yeah , I do have 2 cars finished with compliance and rwc all done ready to register if theres anyone looking for one. 3rd is off to panel shop stripped out for a colour change ( green ) and thats the wifes car . Mine is due to start soon .. 1999 suzuki carry van , will be forming a set of 24v solar ...
by suziauto
Mon, 25 Oct 2010, 19:53
Forum: Technical and conversion discussion
Topic: Make your mark on Australia.
Replies: 63
Views: 20169

Make your mark on Australia.

Hi, Your Name Graeme Manietta ( Suzi Auto Services ) Vehicles Name Suzuki swift 1989 Country Ausralia State Qld Postcode 4114 Vehicle Details 89 swift 96v agm batteries Stage complied , rwc and driving. Your Name Graeme Manietta ( Suzi Auto Services ) Vehicles Name Suzuki swift 1992 Country Ausralia...
by suziauto
Sat, 29 May 2010, 17:17
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: New EV project
Replies: 47
Views: 8212

New EV project

expanding on adverse's idea.. maybe wheel motors derived from fisher and paykel smart drive washing machines inside the wheel rim? it would need to be rebuilt onto stronger framework maybe.. and then reverse them to make power when rolling or braking......they make good windmill generators
by suziauto
Sat, 29 May 2010, 16:01
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: Use 2 sets of Lithium batteries - double distance
Replies: 3
Views: 1059

Use 2 sets of Lithium batteries - double distance

To compare fossil fuel car to an electric one is difficult. The costs associated with a petrol car that you don't have in an electric.. services, plugs , oil and oil filters , air filters, fuel filters, fan belts , hoses , starters and alternators, exaust sys and fuel pumps.. all fairly regular repl...
by suziauto
Mon, 01 Mar 2010, 23:41
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: Meeting for February
Replies: 1
Views: 795

Meeting for February

Hi guys, thanks for having us we enjoyed the show n tell very much!

Cheers from Simone and Graeme...
by suziauto
Mon, 01 Mar 2010, 23:38
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: Suzi Auto regen
Replies: 16
Views: 3372

Suzi Auto regen

Hi, the reverse contactor was to be used if there was no gearbox, direct drive. As we use the original gearbox there was no point wiring it in, its there just in case the builder wishes to incorporate it. The motor is series not shunt.. . I hope I have answered your q's.. cheers Graeme PS.. 2000 suz...
by suziauto
Mon, 01 Mar 2010, 23:27
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

Hi , been awhile since posting and read the replies / responces with interest.. I never thought of our conversion as a highway goin vehicle.. moreso a runabout.. we often do lots of short trips in ours.. to and from work 5 k run.. dropping off and picking up workshop parts etc.. going to do shopping...
by suziauto
Wed, 16 Dec 2009, 21:42
Forum: AEVA QLD Branch
Topic: EV For Ecovillage Currumbin
Replies: 5
Views: 1509

EV For Ecovillage Currumbin

Hi Don, give them my contacts, , they have conventional roads there so technically they'd have to be registered I think, I might loan them a converted suzuki to try out if they are interested.. 07 38087637

cheers Graeme
by suziauto
Wed, 16 Dec 2009, 20:18
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

Just a bit of an update.. top speed 90kms and range 30-40 depending on terrain and driver attitude ... we set up the controller programming for brisk acceleration so range was reduced, when we get time we will do more " fiddling " with controller programming.. Currently building 5 more swifts 3 and ...
by suziauto
Wed, 16 Dec 2009, 20:14
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

Hi Paul,

sorry for the late post.. We operate a very busy shop and don't get much free time to follow the forum , in any case yes we can do a " kit " as such so call me on 07 38087637 during business hrs if your still in the market for it..

cheers graeme
by suziauto
Fri, 29 May 2009, 18:29
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

no not at this stage..
by suziauto
Thu, 28 May 2009, 23:48
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

96volt and the components are all imported " no name " equipment, a collaboration between the australian importer and manufacturers o'seas. It will be avail as a " kit " and we will have some pricing etc in the near future.. For now our focus is on whole " drive away " packages. Sorry to sound secre...
by suziauto
Thu, 28 May 2009, 23:25
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

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by suziauto
Thu, 28 May 2009, 23:24
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

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by suziauto
Thu, 28 May 2009, 23:22
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

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by suziauto
Thu, 28 May 2009, 23:21
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

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by suziauto
Thu, 28 May 2009, 23:19
Forum: Members Machines
Topic: suzki swift GTI
Replies: 31
Views: 6370

suzki swift GTI

Hi group, Dunno any of you yet and joined some months ago. A bit of background first i suppose. I'm a Suzuki enthusiast to the point I own and operate a workshop and auto parts store specialising in just suzuki cars. I was rather successful on off road racing and 4wd rally many years ago and was pre...