Question about 1987 Suzuki Samurai

1 Answer

Rim touched when turning

I recently acquired a suzuki Jimmy 1300 am living in a remote part of kenya where roads are very rough. Suzuki are among the only vehicles which can operate in our area.
My suzuki developed a problem yesterday when turned left to maximum a rod is touching the left rim and this has made me very uncomfortable pease advice.

Tana river Kenya

Posted by on

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    I would not give you any advice but to take it to a front end shop forthwith.


1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points


    An expert who has answered 20 questions.


    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.


    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 86 Answers

Put 1/2 spacer between your rims and brake drums.

Posted on Nov 19, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Problems with suzuki

IF the suzy engine has variable valve control V VT or mivec or what ever it is for a suzy It will be a toss up but for my money I would pick the mitsi engine as they have been developed for off road racing

Mar 22, 2014 | 2005 Suzuki Swift

1 Answer

Diagram of Fuse Box of 1997 Suzuki Margalla

suzuki margalla 1300 cc is based on suspension of 1000 cc cultus that does not support margalla typically rear suspension how can i fix this problem

Oct 10, 2010 | 1997 Suzuki Swift

1 Answer

When i suddenly apply the brakes,it gives out like a rattling noise but still comes to a halt.this is especialy so on rough surfaces'ERIC from Kenya

ABS kicks in. It's normal on a rough road with hard , sudden braking. On regular road it may kick in too with real hard stop.

Apr 19, 2010 | 2002 Toyota Camry

2 Answers

Suzuki Jimmy Shaking

replace all tie- rods or upgrade to tie rods as used in older model of toyota fj-40

Oct 18, 2008 | 1987 Suzuki Samurai

1 Answer

Problem when turning t left

ok need more info
have u changed the wheels to any other diffrent zsizes or mags?
what kid of rod?
any rod that is touching it is unsafe so get it checked immidiantly
could be sway bar

Sep 07, 2008 | 1988 Suzuki Samurai

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

107 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Suzuki Experts


Level 3 Expert

71231 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22059 Answers

Boyet Soriano
Boyet Soriano

Level 2 Expert

293 Answers

Are you a Suzuki Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides