Rm8k Wira ownership experience-A long way to go

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okay...I think is fb issue.
The package is like this
* Art Piston 75.5mm/76mm/77mm
* Head Port & Polish
* BC Camshaft
* BC Valve Spring
* Matel Gasket
* King Bearing
* Crank Balancing
* Labour Charge
* Warranty 6 Bulan
* FREE Dyno

RM3.5k and yes that is quite some $$$
based on those things, you'll get more torque for sure. But if you go 77mm you should try to find the 4G18 crank and get that fitted in too. Do a PNP too since everything is out.

But having said that 3500 + crank (used is about 800 bucks) and PNP job about 1500 give or take, that can get you a 4G93 already..... so pros and cons...
 

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Now juz step by step making the car nicer to drive 1st.
I had 2 choice
1 take this package rm3500
2 4g93 sohc lantai rm4500 but haven't tambah installation fee hahahahaha

might as well take the option 1if I still want to pay rm90 roadtax.Hahahahaha
wow. price went up eh for 93 sohc. lantai sumore. last time can get complete with gearbox for that price. swap fee usually around 700-1.5k depending on the parts needed to change. i advice bring a mech to check the engine lantai if you're buying that. or best just go search on FB groups for better offer.

however, i would still advice u to save up and wait for a 4g92 dohc non mivec or 92 sohc. save roadtax, a bit more mod than the 93 but definitely can make same or more power. also the 92 block stroke is shorter so u can up the rev cut higher. hehehe.
 
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manage to get a spoiler before the lock down. :banana:
Nice. Mine is a duck tail style.
During lockdown time I juz clean both of my car engine bay since the jazz for my dad & mom shopping & go out makan car is still clean and neat.

But the wira.... Yes,there is a lot of dirt,sand and those oil stain that had in the car for don't know how many year. Took me some time to clean. And also clean the throttle body with throttle cleaner.
The accelerate feel for smooth after the cleaning.
 

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Nice. Mine is a duck tail style.
During lockdown time I juz clean both of my car engine bay since the jazz for my dad & mom shopping & go out makan car is still clean and neat.

But the wira.... Yes,there is a lot of dirt,sand and those oil stain that had in the car for don't know how many year. Took me some time to clean. And also clean the throttle body with throttle cleaner.
The accelerate feel for smooth after the cleaning.
remove all seats and do thorough vacuum to get all dust esp under the front seats and between the seat and center console.
 

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Nice. Mine is a duck tail style.
During lockdown time I juz clean both of my car engine bay since the jazz for my dad & mom shopping & go out makan car is still clean and neat.

But the wira.... Yes,there is a lot of dirt,sand and those oil stain that had in the car for don't know how many year. Took me some time to clean. And also clean the throttle body with throttle cleaner.
The accelerate feel for smooth after the cleaning.
Yours more the normal spoiler, the other like EVO type.....:driver:
 

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remove all seats and do thorough vacuum to get all dust esp under the front seats and between the seat and center console.
man... overkill much? hahaha.. I suppose you jack up your car, remove tyres to clean arches?
 

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man... overkill much? hahaha.. I suppose you jack up your car, remove tyres to clean arches?
Eh......how u know?
Hahahah...i dont do that under normal situation.

I did that once on the waja. One side at a time using garden hose and brush. After that i paint few layer of the thin underbody paint.
 

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man... overkill much? hahaha.. I suppose you jack up your car, remove tyres to clean arches?
I did once to my wife's forester, after our trip to Taman Negara Endau Rompin Selai. Was a Forester group off road trip. Came back muddy so next day, after wash remove wheel one by one and power wash the inside......lol
 

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I did once to my wife's forester, after our trip to Taman Negara Endau Rompin Selai. Was a Forester group off road trip. Came back muddy so next day, after wash remove wheel one by one and power wash the inside......lol
i only wash it when it rains. drive fast fast to get all the dirt and grime under the car. hahaha
 

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haha... almost bought the seat cover. But it couldn't come on time. Else I will remove all and do what you suggested.
If u can afford it go for proper re-wrap of the seats. Seat covers are just there to cover the original seats. My BLM is using such covers for RM280. Its black with red stiching. Looks good enough for me compared to the dust gathering original seat material. Once the rubber strip holding the covers loosen up, the cover will looks ugly. If u daily your car and always carry passenger this will comes quicker.
 
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If u can afford it go for proper re-wrap of the seats. Seat covers are just there to cover the original seats. My BLM is using such covers for RM280. Its black with red stiching. Looks good enough for me compared to the dust gathering original seat material. Once the rubber strip holding the covers loosen up, the cover will looks ugly. If u daily your car and always carry passenger this will comes quicker.
I use the black moon car seat cover. It does not cover fully but it does not heat up hot under the sun
 

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I did once to my wife's forester, after our trip to Taman Negara Endau Rompin Selai. Was a Forester group off road trip. Came back muddy so next day, after wash remove wheel one by one and power wash the inside......lol
I need to have an impact gun otherwise I wouldn't do it. Anything that takes more than 15 minutes to do for one wheel means I won't do it.
 

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If u can afford it go for proper re-wrap of the seats. Seat covers are just there to cover the original seats. My BLM is using such covers for RM280. Its black with red stiching. Looks good enough for me compared to the dust gathering original seat material. Once the rubber strip holding the covers loosen up, the cover will looks ugly. If u daily your car and always carry passenger this will comes quicker.
Not daily car. A dinosaur exhibit only. From the day bought the car... it only occupy 2 front seats. Rear seat still looks like new. Firm cushion. Was thinking to wrap the seat... an accessories in Puchong is asking for RM480 for all the seats. Ok price?
 

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If u can afford it go for proper re-wrap of the seats. Seat covers are just there to cover the original seats. My BLM is using such covers for RM280. Its black with red stiching. Looks good enough for me compared to the dust gathering original seat material. Once the rubber strip holding the covers loosen up, the cover will looks ugly. If u daily your car and always carry passenger this will comes quicker.
Mine all are been wrap with leather already,so juz wipe with some leather cleaner and is nice and clean.
I juz wanna find a shop can redo my driver seat.The cushion inside in quite not supprtive to me. other seat is still like new.
 

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I need to have an impact gun otherwise I wouldn't do it. Anything that takes more than 15 minutes to do for one wheel means I won't do it.
You ah, some more got large jack so easy. I have to use my mini one and original car jack which took much longer......lol