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[29 Oct 2015 | No Comment | 579 views]

OBD : On Board Diagnostic,
as most of current car have OBD II system that can read car condition,
Usually, when you go to the car workshop they use tools to read car condition (troubleshooting, and others).
Is it very interesting to have that tools, but it will be costly if you are not have a workshop.
 
For This time i just want to share, simple OBD reader.  You can buy it from online shop around USD 15-50.
using your android phone or iPhone as display, you can check the parameter while your car is …

4-Wheel Automotive, Performance »

[23 Oct 2015 | No Comment | 1,113 views]

Hi all,
 
Today i just want to share regaring the downpipe of Chevrolet Captiva.
Downpipe usually is exhaust pipe after Turbo ( as in Captiva).
You can see it in the below picture.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Blue circle is Turbo, and red circle is Downpipe.
As you can see it directly connect to the Turbo it self.
if you wondering what is inside the stock of Downpipe? Let’s see it.
 

As you can see, inisde stock downpipe is catalytic converter.
And if the car is running several year, and using bad diesel gasoline it will make clog the catlytic converter.
Actually there …

Do It Your Self (DIY) - Risk will be your own, Electrical and Tools, Others »

[20 Oct 2015 | No Comment | 449 views]

I just do this to know more about cable and charger.
As in the market you will find  many brand,  from cheapest one until the expensive one.
And i take small test to my cable and charger that i have.
 
i use this tools as measurement. ( Charger Doctor USB).

As Sources, i use two charger :
A. iPad charger.
 

 
B. Aftermarket USB Charger 6A USB total 30 Watt. (have 6 USB port).

 
And for cable, i have 4 type Cable:
Original Apple Cable, Mili Cable, Vivan cable, Welcome cable, and unbranded cable.
For the output test i use …

4-Wheel Automotive, Do It Your Self (DIY) - Risk will be your own, Electrical Car »

[20 Oct 2015 | No Comment | 516 views]

I just buy one cigarette lighter to add more power source in my Chevrolet Captiva.
And i think this is simple works to be done.
As in picture, there already prepare circle looks that can be use for lighters or others things.
i just thinking, Let’s utilize it to make it usefull.
 

 
I want to put additional power in the red circle, but you have to take out the white line part to make it easier.
 
A. This is the part after it take out from the console.
 

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4-Wheel Automotive, Do It Your Self (DIY) - Risk will be your own, Featured, Headline, Others »

[8 Mar 2013 | No Comment | 2,663 views]
Your Canceller for HID is broken? Let’s Fixed it.

I just buy the canceller for HID, this canceller need because of in my E46(mostly Europe cars), it will trigger the warning light in speedometer dashboard due to the power consumption of HID use 35Watt.  While in original bulb it use 55Watt.
Due to this difference,  it trigger the warning light to turn on.  They think it like the bulb broken.
So, after several months use, this canceller is broken.  So, the light will also turn off.   Actually, you can buy it new one, but for me i would like to …

4-Wheel Automotive, Do It Your Self (DIY) - Risk will be your own, Featured, Headline, Performance, Product Review »

[24 Feb 2013 | No Comment | 4,939 views]
Swirl Effect “Black Edition” series.

Dear All,
 
after previous explanation on Swirl effect device topic, so i can say it for this “Black Edition” series is smart inovation in creating swirl effect more better.  This “Black Edition” physically  more longer, if compare with prevoius version.
 
what i feel after i install this black edition, some improvement you can feel directly.
1.  Boost more feel in below 2,000 rpm. around 1,800 rpm.
2.  Fell the 2nd boost in 2,400 rpm.  This boost you can feel more bigger.
3.  And above 2,400 you can feel the acceleration much better.  in every rpm …

2-Wheel Automotive, Do It Your Self (DIY) - Risk will be your own, Electrical Motorcyle, Featured, Headline, Product Review »

[28 Jan 2013 | No Comment | 19,158 views]
How To Install “Yamaha Vixion” Left Handle Switch in to “Honda CB150R”.

Currently,
all new motorcyle already equipt with “Automatic Headlamp On”, and mostly call it AHO.
This is good for safety reason, but somehow when we ride on night, near neighboorhood, it can make trouble.
So, i just try to utilize “Yamaha Vixion” Left swicth that  have Lamp switch can be turn on/off.
Next i will share some simple add to turn on/off city lamp utilize “Yamaha Vixion” Switch that already have inside.
but it only work for front city lamp, for back city lamp it also can be done, but need long cable to connect.
So …

2-Wheel Automotive, Featured, Headline, Uncategorized »

[30 Dec 2012 | No Comment | 3,132 views]
Honda CB150R

Dear All,
 
Just want to share what information that i can share about this motorcycle.
This motorcyle is base on CBR150 machine with some modification.  DOHC, 150cc, Injection.
 

 

 

 
Air Filter:
 
I just want to show how it looks

 
This is Inside

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
So i have Pivot Voltage Stabilizer, so install it on this motorcyle.

 
 
Later i will update this information,
Hope it help you…

4-Wheel Automotive, Do It Your Self (DIY) - Risk will be your own, Others »

[28 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 1,698 views]
How to make Rear Wiper Toyota Yaris like Europe Car

I just met my friend, and he just make small modification to make the rear wiper like Europe cars.
Simple to do, and you can do by your self.
First thing is you must release the wiper,

from inside you must dismantle the cover and you will see the machine inside the cover, and remove it using the right tools.

After you remove it, open all screw from the machine

After you can remove it you can see the inside part, this is already move the positioning.  the original one is in the red circle, and …

4-Wheel Automotive, Featured, Headline, Performance »

[28 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 2,321 views]
Installing Swirl effect

I just installing device to make swirl effect after the butterfly.
why after butterfly? because most of after market install it before butterfly throttle that make the effect of swirl is not maximize.
Installing is very easy  because it just attach after the throttle body and before the plenum chamber.

Installing is not difficult.
After install it, first impression give the throttle respond  better than standard.
some note i feel, from 2,400 rpm – i feel some boost,
some report from who is install they also feel the reduce in power consumption.
this is the picture that …