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    The purpose of this post is to gauge the interest in forming a Toyota Vitz Owners Club in different cities of Pakistan. As we all know that Vitz has become quite popular in the last year or so. More and more people are buying it or are interested to know more about it. The purpose of the club would be to share technical / operational information regarding the car. As well as help fellow members with different issues regarding the everyday running of the car. There would be regular meets and get together as well as cruises. The criteria to join the club would be to own a Vitz and a desire to help and share information with fellow members. I myself am based in Karachi, so I can take the lead in taking off this project here. Other can do the similar thing in their respective cities. If there is enough interest, a formal charter / by-laws would be issued with club rules and regulation as well as its mission statement. The club would operate under the same rules & conditions as other international car clubs. To take this project off the ground, I believe 10 people in each city would be the minimum requirement. If anyone from Karachi is interested in being a part of this club, please email me at danyal1@hotmail.com. Pakwheelers from other cities can share their email addresses under this post if they are willing to take the lead for their respective cities. I hope to this see become a success someday and a model for other to follow. LETS MAKE IT HAPPEN GUYS!!!
    Redundancy: A Politician with an airbag in his car

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    @Zakarian

    Last month a friend whose mirror was stolen, was quoted Rs.12,000/- for new one which I find hard to believe. He then got it from the scrap market (magzi line) for Rs.1,400/- for one mirror.

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    around 2,000 for retractable second hand side mirror in magazine line but they are not readily available. you will have to search a bitr.

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    Hey anyone knows any mechanic for vitz 2005

    well i couldnt find the 2005 filter anywere then i went to toyota defence and they gave me the filter for Rs. 900 then i went to shell and the guy took out all thye oil and he claimed that he can chage the filter but finaly he wasnt able to open the assembly as it needs a specilized tool for opening the filter which he dint have.

    Now i put in the oil on the old filter only. i will post some pics of the filter.

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    mbkhan: Did you try Prime Motors? If you haven't already you should. The location has been discussed many a times here on this forum but just to let you know. It's on the main Korangi Road. Driving from FTC towards Defence Mor, you'll find it on your left well before the last overhead bridge.
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    Thanks for the info yar

    I was the one who gave the reference!! NO they cant do it this is what their tech man says!!

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    Why dont u ask Niaz (alta's)mechanic?

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    do u have a number or adress???

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    NO but i think i saw it on one of these threads? Call alta and ask him about this problem of urs, maybe he can advise you.

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    aik baar phir mera sawal
    i'm touching 10,000 KMs since i bought. anything i need to do now?
    how about gear fluid change? or break fluid? or power steering fluid? didnt change them when i bought the car.
    and also, i am thinking about radiator service... that also i never did. any recommendations, dos and do nots?

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    @sqahar
    did u change engine oil and filter? How much mileage has your car done? Original mileage.

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    ive changed oil and filter thrice. recent one was 1500 miles back ZIC A and toyota filter. original mileage is now almost 39K kilometers.

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    also, got new tires at 34K KM.

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    Ok gear / auto transmission oil is changed at 60000 km. Inspect it and if its ok and reddish and has this sweetish smell then its fine. I havent serviced my radiator or changed brake or power steering fluid as yet, so maybe I will also do it, as my car is done about 68000 km original.

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    yaro

    whenever i switch off the ac and the car is on fan it gives a really bad rotton smell from the air coming out of the fan? what could be the problem as its all fine when the AC is on no smell

    can anyone guide???

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    Yes I get it too

    What I do is about 5 mins before parking the car for the day, I switch off the AC and let it run on fan full speed so the moisture dries up inside. After that no smell.

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    tum dono ki vitz ke engine mein ya to chooha mara hua hai ya ganday anday hain

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    @all
    Salaamz everyone, been out of touch for quite a long time, was busy like hell in some of the projects.

    @mbkhan and Tyrone
    There is an AC filter under your cars glove box, clean it up, Also try to run your car on fresh air for sometime after cleaning the Filter.

    @SQahar
    looking at your idea of bad smell I must say, how little you know young lad
    When I die, I want to go peacefully like my Grandfather did, in his sleep -- not screaming, like the passengers in his car.

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    Thanks cache. Always some good info Didnt think of that

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    @Sqahar
    Dont even think about getting your Radiator serviced, they will detach it, put some toxic chemicals in it to clean it and in 6 months time you will be neednig a new radiator.
    For other things that you have mentioned, yes, the routine Oil, Oil and Air Filters, Brake Discs, Brake Pads etc should be checked and replaced if needed.
    When I die, I want to go peacefully like my Grandfather did, in his sleep -- not screaming, like the passengers in his car.

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