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Forum: JCW Garage
07-17-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 30,231
Posted By Forcerecontrojan

As a Porsche owner I have PDK on my GT3 which is...

As a Porsche owner I have PDK on my GT3 which is my track car. My manual Porsches are a 930 and 993 and to be honest they are a PITA to drive around Southern California and so they rarely get driven...
Forum: 1st Gear
07-14-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,449
Posted By N0B0DY

I find that lowering the seats a bit helps. When...

I find that lowering the seats a bit helps. When I have the seats too high, it hits a pressure point on my thigh.
Forum: 1st Gear
07-14-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,449
Posted By cmt52663

I did Tennessee to Massachusetts straight...

I did Tennessee to Massachusetts straight through, with a congenitally troublesome back, so I cannot complain too much about the seats in the long haul.

I will however, admit that securing the...
07-06-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,735
Posted By MrBlah

it does not work like that it takes time, you can...

it does not work like that it takes time, you can buy a brake fluid moisture tester if you worry about it
07-04-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 20,450
Views: 2,515,085
Posted By TJANK

Rear Fog Lights

Wow! That was the easiest mod I ever did. Replaced light switch and activated 2019 F55 Rear Fogs lights (bulbs and wiring already there!) Euro Rear fog switch 61 31 9 865 845 (Thank you ECS Tuning!)...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-21-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,805
Posted By J_L

Eddie07S Agree, pretty difficult to get hard...

Eddie07S
Agree, pretty difficult to get hard numbers on this car. I wondered the same about the JCW Pro coil overs, and I think they are basically the same as KW Street Comfort, but without the...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-19-2019, 07:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,373
Posted By Oldboy Speedwell

Be great fun in that spec! ...

Be great fun in that spec!

https://i.imgur.com/hAnnumS.png

I wish it could be done in the USA too --- it perhaps could even create a little spark and help stimulate some sales.

Here's the...
Forum: 1st Gear
06-07-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 5,449
Posted By ECSTuning

Yep, those are very popular with the JCW guys. ...

Yep, those are very popular with the JCW guys. We have them here a little cheaper: https://www.ecstuning.com/b-nm-engineering-parts/17-jcw-rse05-wheel-gun-metal-set-of-four/nm.880503gkt/
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05-06-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,370
Posted By squawSkiBum

Found an article that does a nice job of...

Found an article that does a nice job of explaining the basics. It's old, but matches everything newer that I have read.

https://grassrootsmotorsports.com/articles/understanding-load-transfer/
04-29-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,370
Posted By Alan

We are on at least the 6th iteration of this...

We are on at least the 6th iteration of this suspension. I have consulted with pro drivers that ran "very similar" cars in a major national racing series. I have had a pro driver in the car several...
04-28-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 33,431
Posted By dpcompt

I bought a '19 JCW hardtop last November. It was...

I bought a '19 JCW hardtop last November. It was my fourth MINI. I had an '08S, a '12S, and a '15S.I think the '12 engine was the most enjoyable of the first three.. The '15S was kind of flat after...
04-28-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 33,431
Posted By cmt52663

Welcome to the dark side, and I hope it gives you...

Welcome to the dark side, and I hope it gives you joy.

Cheers,

Charlie
04-23-2019, 04:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,029
Posted By kfmuller

I installed the OEM door handles, gas cap, grill,...

I installed the OEM door handles, gas cap, grill, light surrounds, and new black emblems on my 2016....
Forum: Suspension
03-19-2019, 12:10 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,671
Posted By squawSkiBum

^ that is all unmitigated BS. Most front...

^ that is all unmitigated BS.

Most front engine cars have > 50% of their weight on the front wheels. Front wheel drive cars like the MINI are 60/40 or even 65/35, there's never going to be equal...
Forum: News
03-02-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 543
Views: 48,552
Posted By TrueEddie

There are two races per race weekend. The first...

There are two races per race weekend. The first is today at 2:35.

I always have up to date information on miniracefan.com (http://miniracefan.com)
Forum: Suspension
01-07-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,060
Posted By cooper a

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/tires...

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/tires-wheels-and-brakes/313037-jcw-4-pot-brembo-with-bmw-m3-brake-discs.html#post4290264 I did measurements.) And it is simply written on the caliper...
11-06-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 64,636
Posted By Tigger2011

The temps will actually go below target since the...

The temps will actually go below target since the thermostat control is duty cycle based. The Ice Water is a good solution for those running a stock tune or for those running an older tune that...
11-06-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 64,636
Posted By Tigger2011

As an interim solution to tuning you can use this...

As an interim solution to tuning you can use this product from Summit Racing. It really will lower your coolant temps 15 to 20 degrees. Please note the warning however in that this product is not to...
11-06-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 407
Views: 64,636
Posted By Tigger2011

Hi Eddie, The oil temps reported by scangauge...

Hi Eddie,
The oil temps reported by scangauge are calculated instead of actual. We have no oil temp sensor only water temp and a low oil pressure switch. So the ecu uses a percentage above water...
09-10-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 1,868
Views: 101,885
Posted By pnwR53S

Seeing it in person I now see why it is the open...

Seeing it in person I now see why it is the open trailer of choice for Porsche, BMW, and Vett owners. The basic design remains largely unchanged for over a decade except incremental refinements. They...
08-31-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 20,450
Views: 2,515,085
Posted By bratling

I got it from www.AutomotiveTouchup.com. The...

I got it from www.AutomotiveTouchup.com. The color is an absolutely perfect match.

i’ve decided not to try doing the clear coat with a brush. It’s an absolute bear to get perfectly smooth and...
Forum: 1st Gear
08-06-2018, 08:22 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 6,162
Posted By RndmGuy06

Eddie. The OBDII Reader is very helpful but kind...

Eddie. The OBDII Reader is very helpful but kind of slow. I do not know if this could replace a laptop with software (INPA or ISTA-D or NCS Expert). For my purposes, this is perfect and so simple to...
Forum: 1st Gear
08-05-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 6,162
Posted By RndmGuy06

CREATOR V5.9 C110 C110+ BMW Code......

CREATOR V5.9 C110 C110+ BMW Code... https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06ZZG39RP?ref=yo_pop_ma_swf

And I loved it! It was so much easier than trying to use the laptop and eBay software. I can't tell you...
02-05-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,030
Posted By WSCR56

Eddie, Check out the attachments, they...

Eddie,

Check out the attachments, they should give you all the info you'll need. If you decide to buy the cheaper mini intake adapter (3D printed version) vs the more expensive (metal) version....
Forum: Site Feedback
01-01-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,145
Posted By Whine not Walnuts

The IT troops will be back Tuesday and hopefully...

The IT troops will be back Tuesday and hopefully will address the issue.
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