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I have put together some technical information on performance, economy and standard equipment to help answer some common questions about the Honda Jazz.

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For further information please see the following links:
Honda Jazz 2002 to 2008 - 51 to 58 plate (GD chassis code) FAQ
Honda Jazz 2008 to 2014 - 58 to 63 plate (GE chassis code) FAQ

Honda Jazz GD Vs GE

       

Left: Honda Jazz GE (2008 onwards). Right: Honda Jazz GD (2002-2008).


Honda Jazz GD (2002-08) Honda Jazz GE (2008-)
Kerb Weight 1015-1086kg 1086-1128kg
Boot Capacity (seats up) 353 litres 379-399 ltrs
Fuel 95RON unleaded 95RON unleaded
Fuel Tank Capacity / Location 42 litres / under front seats 42 litres / under front seats
Engines i-DSi (Dual and Sequential Ignition System) SOHC 8-valve; twin sparks plugs per cylinder; cam-chain driven (no cam belt). i-VTEC (intelligent Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control)) SOHC 16-valve; one spark plug per cylinder; cam-chain driven (no cam belt).
Transmission 5-speed manual (1.2/1.4) with hydraulic clutch or 7-speed CVT-7 (1.4 only) with paddle shift; Front-wheel drive. 5-speed manual (1.2/1.4) with hydraulic clutch or i-SHIFT (1.4 only) with paddle shift; Front-wheel drive.
Brakes Front: discs. Rear: drums ('02 & 03) or discs ('04+). Front: discs. Rear: discs.
Steering Electrically assisted power steering. Electrically assisted power steering.
Suspension Front:  McPherson Strut. Rear: H-shaped torsion beam. Front:  McPherson Strut. Rear: H-shaped torsion beam.


Honda Jazz GD (2002-2008)

Jazz 2002-08 Dimensions
Performance & Running Costs
Honda Jazz 1.2 i-DSi (GD6) Honda Jazz 1.4 i-DSi (GD1)
Engine (Honda internal code) 1247cc SOHC 8-valve i-DSi (L12A) 1339cc* SOHC 8-valve (L13A)
Max Power (bhp) 78 83
0-62mph (secs) 13.7 13.3 (CVT-7: 14.5)
Torque (Ib ft/Nm) 81/110 @ 2800rpm 88/119 @ 2800rpm
Top speed (mph) 103 106 (CVT-7: 99)
EU Combined mpg (claimed) 51.4mpg 48.7mpg (CVT-7: 47.9mpg)
CO2 (g/km) 129g/km 137g/km (CVT-7: 139g/km)
VED Band (road tax)/cost for 1 year Band D
Insurance Group 3E 3E-4E
Service intervals 12,500/1yr 12,500/1yr
*Sold as a 1.4-litre in Europe
Equipment
1.2/1.4  i-DSi S 1.4 i-DSi SE 1.4 i-DSi SE Sport 1.4 i-DSi Sport
Airbags - driver/passenger/side Y / Y / - Y /Y / from 2005 MY Y /Y / Y Y /Y / Y
ABS+EBA+EBD From 2004 MY Y Y Y
RDS Radio - Cassette or CD (no. of speakers) Cassette 2002 MY; CD from 2003 MY (2) Cassette 2002 MY; CD from 2003 MY (4) CD (4) CD (4)
Audio controls on steering wheel - Y (from 2005 MY) - Y
Electric windows front front & rear front & rear front & rear
Electric tilt/slide glass sunroof - Y (02-04 MY only; optional from 2005 MY) Y Opt
Electric/heated door mirrors Y Y Y Y
Electric folding mirrors with intergrated indicators - From 2005 MY - Y
Body coloured door mirrors & door handles - Y Y Y
Central locking/remote Y/- Y/Y Y/Y Y/Y
Manual air conditioning Opt(dealer option) Y Y -
Automatic climate control - - - Y
Alloy wheels with locking wheel nuts Opt(dealer option) Y (from 2005 MY) Y Y
Wheel size 14" 14" (15" from 2005 MY) 15" 15"
Height adjustable driver's seat - Y Y Y
Leather steering wheel Opt(dealer option) Opt(dealer option) Y (from 2004 MY) Y
Front fog lights Opt(dealer option) Opt(dealer option) Y (from 2004 MY Y
CVT-7 automatic transmission - Opt Opt Opt
Years avaliable/'reg' 1.2 - 2004/'54' to 2009/'09' 1.4 - 2002/'51' to 2004/'54' 2002/'51' to 2009/'09' 2002/'51' to 2004/'54' 2004/'54' to 2009/'09'
Y = Standard; Opt= optional; - = not avaliable; MY = Model Year.

Honda Jazz GE (2009-)

Jazz 2009- Dimensions
Performance & Running Costs
Honda Jazz 1.2 i-VTEC Honda Jazz 1.4 i-VTEC
Engine 1198cc SOHC 16-valve i-VTEC 1339cc SOHC 16-valve i-VTEC
Max Power (bhp) 90 100
0-62mph (secs) 12.5 11.5 (I-SHIFT: 13.5-13.9)
Torque (Ib ft/Nm) 84/114 @ 4900rpm 94/127 @ 4800rpm
EU Combined mpg (claimed) 53.3mpg 51.4 - 52.3mpg (I-SHIFT: 52.3 - 53.3mpg)
CO2 (g/km) 125g/km 128 - 130g/km (I-SHIFT: 125 - 128g/km)
VED Band (road tax)/cost for 1 year Band D
Insurance Group 4E (5E with T pack) 5E (6E with T pack)
Service intervals Variable/1yr Variable/1yr
Equipment
1.2 S 1.2 SE 1.2/1.4 Si 1.4 ES 1.4 EX
Airbags - driver/passenger/side/curtain Y / Y / Y Y / Y / Y Y / Y / Y Y / Y / Y Y /Y / Y
ABS+EBA+EBD/VSA Y /Y ('10+) Y /Y ('10+) Y /Y Y /Y Y /Y
RDS Radio/CD with MP3/WMA support (no. of speakers) & AUX-in for MP3 player Y (2) Y (2) Y (1.2 = 2; 1.4= 4) Y (4) Y (4)
Audio controls on steering wheel - - Y (1.4 only) Y Y
USB port for MP3 player/iPod/flash drive - - - - Y
Electric windows front front front & rear (1.2 = front only) front & rear front & rear
Electric/heated door mirrors Y Y Y Y Y
Electric folding mirrors with intergrated indicators - - Y (1.4 only) Y Y
Body coloured door mirrors & door handles - Y Y Y Y
Central locking with remote Y Y Y Y Y
Manual air conditioning / refrigerated top glove box - / - Y / - Y /Y (1.4 only) Y /Y - /Y
Automatic climate control - - - - Y
Alloy wheels with locking wheel nuts (wheel size) - Y (15") Y (16" Cronos style) Y (15") Y (16")
Panoramic glassroof with electrically operated sunshade - - - - Y
Height adjustable driver's seat/height & reach steering wheel adjustment Y / height only Y / height only Y /Y (height only on 1.2) Y /Y Y /Y
Leather steering wheel & gearknob - - - - Y
Automatic headlights (with dusk sensor) & windscreen wipers - - - - Y
Cruise control - - - - Y
Front fog lights - - - - Y
Front and rear centre armrests - - - - Y
Two-tier cargo boot - - Y (1.4 only) Y Y
I-SHIFT semi-automatic transmission* - - - Opt Opt
'T' grade pack - SatNav/Bluetooth hands-free Opt Opt - Opt Opt
Other Information VSA standard from 2010 VSA standard from 2010 Chrome front grille, rear spoiler, 'Si' logo on carpet mats, dashboard and bootlid - -
Y = Standard; Opt= optional; - = not available.       * I-SHIFT will be replaced by CVT in late 2010 - read more

Click here for information on facelift and hybrid introduced in February 2011 (2012MY)
See also:
Honda Jazz GD FAQ:
http://clubjazz.org/forum/index.php?topic=1156.0
Honda Jazz GE FAQ:
http://clubjazz.org/forum/index.php?topic=4420.0
Honda Jazz GE Feb 2011 facelift ('2012MY') & Hybrid information:
http://clubjazz.org/forum/index.php?topic=1612.0
« Last Edit: December 16, 2013, 09:15:33 PM by RichardA »
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Re: Honda Jazz Technical Information (please read before posting)
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2013, 08:53:16 PM »
Some common abbreviations and terms used throughout the site:

Honda Jazz related

Fit - the name used for the Jazz in Japan and North America and some other countries.
GD - Honda's internal chassis code for the 'first' generation Jazz (not including the 'Jazz' sold in the mid-80s) from 2002 to 2008. It is followed by a number to denote a specific variant:
-- GD1 - 1.3 L L13A i-DSI 2WD (Europe: 1.4L)
-- GD2 - 1.3 L L13A i-DSI 4WD (Japan only)
-- GD3 - 1.5 L L15A VTEC 2WD
-- GD4 - 1.5 L L15A VTEC 4WD (Japan only)
-- GD5 - 1.2 L L12A i-DSi 2WD (Europe)
-- GE3 - 1.3 L L13A i-DSI 2WD (2007 Europe 1.4L model. Made in China)
GE - Honda's internal chassis code for the 'second' generation Jazz from 2008 onwards. It is followed by a number to denote a specific variant:
-- GE6 - UK/Euro Jazz?
-- GE8 - North American Jazz?
L12A/L13A/L15A - Honda's engine code for the Jazz's engines. Part of the Honda's L-series engine family (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Honda_L_engine).
i-DSi - 'intelligent Dual & Sequential ignition' - two spark plugs per cylinder for improved combustion (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Honda_L_engine).
i-VTEC - Variable Valve Timing and Lift Electronic Control - Honda's valve timing system (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VTEC)
CVT- Continuously Variable Transmission - a type of automatic transmission (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Continuously_variable_transmission)
I-SHIFT - Honda's automated manual transmission (http://www.civinfo.com/wiki/index.php?title=I-Shift).
IMA - Integrated Motor Assist - Honda's hybrid tech (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Integrated_Motor_Assist).
Mugen - aftermarket tuner for Honda vehicles.
JDM - Japanese Domestic Market - a car original sold in Japan.
USDM - United States Domestic Market - a car original sold in the US.

General Car Terms

Transmission - gearbox.
FWD - Front Wheel Drive
Hybrid - combination of an electric motor with a internal combustion engine (usually petrol).
Facelift - a small update made by the manufacturer half way into a model's lifecycle.
MY - an occasionally used term meaning Model Year, not necessarily corresponding to the year of manufacture or registration.
Reg, registration year or plate - e.g., 13-reg, 13-plate - a two digit number on UK numberplate (US: license plate) identifying the six-month period of the year the vehicle was delivered to it's first owner. (A 13-plate was issued between 1 March & 31 August 2013; 63-plate from 1 September 2013 to 28 February 2014...and so on. See Wikipedia article).
ICE - In Car Entertainment - radio, CD, mp3, etc,.

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