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by jengwe
Wed Feb 15, 2012 4:54 pm
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Airwave Jerking resolved - Ignition Coil & Spark Gap
Replies: 9
Views: 17390

Hi Bro I work at Jln Boon Lay and every week travel around 500km, so I pump once a week. I average abt 12.5-13km/L considering the morning jam and such. A more accurate way is to let the pump nozzle click off and use that as the constant. Or you can do the short cut way which is to top up at a petro...
by jengwe
Wed Feb 15, 2012 11:03 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Clean the Throttle Body carefully with Carb Cleaner, or else
Replies: 2
Views: 4177

Hi to all Bros, my 1st attempt on re-greasing IAC internal bearing was the one exposed when solenoid is removed via 2 screws. Yesterday, I went further and dismantled the entire IAC from the TB and greased also the 2nd internal bearing. This is accomplished by removing Airbox, detach cable connector...
by jengwe
Tue Feb 14, 2012 12:11 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Clean the Throttle Body carefully with Carb Cleaner, or else
Replies: 2
Views: 4177

Clean the Throttle Body carefully with Carb Cleaner, or else

Hi to all, just putting a post that that the Throttle body has to be dismantled and cleaned from the Intake Manifod side when Carb Cleaner is used. Taking the easy way out of spraying Carb Cleaner from the Airbox side will cause Carb Cleaner to be flow into the IAC vave and dissolve away the grease ...
by jengwe
Mon Feb 13, 2012 11:44 pm
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Airwave Jerking resolved - Ignition Coil & Spark Gap
Replies: 9
Views: 17390

Airwave Jerking resolved - Ignition Coil & Spark Gap

Hi to all, below attached is my reply to a Airwave owner after I worked on it with the above mentioned problem. Hi Sam Really happy that your problem has been resolved and you are enjoying your car once again. This seems to be a case of rough idle and pickup due to ignition problems. To all those re...
by jengwe
Mon Feb 13, 2012 11:26 pm
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Airwave GearBOX!!
Replies: 31
Views: 68043

Hi Sam Really happy that your problem has been resolved and you are enjoying your car once again. This seems to be a case of rough idle and pickup due to ignition problems. To all those reading this, don't straight away think gearbox but slowly work up the cost cum complexicity chain. Think Air Filt...
by jengwe
Fri Jan 27, 2012 10:48 pm
Forum: Airwave
Topic: PCV valve change stops my06 Airwave Start off Jerk & Shu
Replies: 8
Views: 11935

Airwave Repair info

Hi All, I have received many calls with regards to the PCV change. Guess its not the miracle cure to all that jerks and shudders. Anyways, its really your own decisions yeah. By the way, as I had mentioned earlier that I was still having vibrations during warming up and my itchy fingers couldn't sto...
by jengwe
Tue Jan 10, 2012 12:37 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: PCV valve change stops my06 Airwave Start off Jerk & Shu
Replies: 8
Views: 11935

PCV valve change stops my06 Airwave Start off Jerk & Shu

Hi to all, From my initial posting, I have gotten quite a few queries and this is my follow-up. By changing the PCV valve and rubber grommet, I am happy that for the past 10 days, my car no longer experiences any more shuddering upon braking to a stop or moving off from stop. Parts bought at Ang Bro...
by jengwe
Mon Jan 09, 2012 2:42 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Airwave GearBOX!!
Replies: 31
Views: 68043

Airwave jerks

Hi Bro, got the rubber grommet and PCV valve at Ang Brothers at Blk 24 Sin Ming Rd. I changed the part DIY. Its easy but I can help you to do it. My HP : 96808264. The job requires air box removal for access, take around 30 mins to complete. The part is pretty standard amongst Jap cars. You can see ...
by jengwe
Sun Jan 01, 2012 5:20 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: battery replacement
Replies: 24
Views: 24028

Hi all, just learnt my lesson, the cheap China 2 Din 7 inch screen systems don't actually shut down. Mine was drawing 0.3amps when everything off and car key removed. I checked by measuring current flow from battery. When the system removed, current draw dropped to 0.02amps. Now I changd to Pioneer ...
by jengwe
Sun Jan 01, 2012 5:11 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Infatuate RPM
Replies: 4
Views: 3982

Hi,

just found and rectified a similar problem with my airwave 2006, 110k kms

Go check the PCV valve and rubber grommet.

It costs me SGD24 wtith DIY installation.
by jengwe
Sun Jan 01, 2012 5:07 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Airwave GearBOX!!
Replies: 31
Views: 68043

HI All, I have a 2006 Airwave, 110k km. What you describe all seems farmilar to me. I have resolved mine for SGD24 by replacing a rubber grommet and this valve called the PCV valve. Rubber hardens and fails around 4-5yrs, this valve is made of plastic with a little plastic plunger and spring which h...
by jengwe
Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:55 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Engine Oil for Airwave
Replies: 5
Views: 6540

What's your mileage.

My 2006 airwave at 110k kms, now I still using 5w30 Idemitsu oil

Seems ok
by jengwe
Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:53 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: Help and advise needed
Replies: 5
Views: 2372

Hi, have you checked the PCV valve. I resolved my problem by changing it. There is a rubber grommet and the valve itself. Only costs SGD24 DIY install. The valve is made of plastic and it contains a little plastic plunger anda little weak spring, similar to that found in a ball-point pen. After prol...
by jengwe
Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:44 am
Forum: Airwave
Topic: car jerking
Replies: 5
Views: 3534

Airwave jerking b4 moving off andwhen stopping

Hi to all, I have a 2006 Airwave which had this problem for 3 years. I am happy to say that after much research, I have resolved it. I cleaned Trotle Body, IAC valve, EGR Valve and Intake manifold, change CVT oil every 20k kms, even changed flywheel to no avail. Finally discovered its the Positive C...