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07-04-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 875
Posted By TVPostSound

Symbol is Engine temperature. OK means no...

Symbol is Engine temperature.
OK means no problem.
Guage shows running temperature.
06-29-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 19
Interior/Exterior New Steering Wheel Installed
Views: 5,007
Posted By TVPostSound

https://www.newtis.info/tisv2/a/en/f56-cooper-s-ha...

https://www.newtis.info/tisv2/a/en/f56-cooper-s-hat/repair-manuals/32-steering-wheel-alignment/32-33-steering-wheel/1VnXrBSlcV
Forum: Suspension
06-21-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,306
Posted By TVPostSound

Those look so right, no spacers needed!! my...

Those look so right, no spacers needed!!

my next purchase.
06-11-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 914
Posted By TVPostSound

LL01 only comes 0w-30 LL14 is 0W-20 Hence...

LL01 only comes 0w-30
LL14 is 0W-20

Hence my statement
The engine sticker will state which oil, as mine also says 0W-20
06-10-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 914
Posted By TVPostSound

The OP needs LL14FE (0W-20) not LL01 (0W-30) He...

The OP needs LL14FE (0W-20) not LL01 (0W-30)
He has a 2017 .
06-10-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 914
Posted By TVPostSound

ll14fe

ll14fe
Forum: How To
06-05-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,244
Posted By TVPostSound

My dealer quoted me 2 hours book time for a front...

My dealer quoted me 2 hours book time for a front bar, thats 3 times harder than a rear!!
I was the first, my SA told me she has had 5 more come in since I referred then here on NAM.
Same cost!!
Forum: JCW Garage
06-05-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,811
Posted By TVPostSound

Ha!! No high speed floating with a Festiva,...

Ha!!

No high speed floating with a Festiva, they don't exceed 55mph.

I bought that car asr my daughters first car, then went to my son.
Best thing ever, slow, manual trans no power anything!!
06-01-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,677
Posted By TVPostSound

https://www.newtis.info/tisv2/a/en/f56-cooper-s-ha...

https://www.newtis.info/tisv2/a/en/f56-cooper-s-hat/repair-manuals/22-engine-transmission-mounting/22-11-engine-mounting/1VnXlLM7Ot
...
Forum: Suspension
05-20-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Posted By TVPostSound

If you want to try your hand at DIY, the rears...

If you want to try your hand at DIY, the rears are super easy.
The front being DDC, look in the FAQ section, I laid out the tools needed.
NM has instructions on their website in the technical...
05-19-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,192
Posted By TVPostSound

FIY For the LA People: Mini of...

FIY

For the LA People:

Mini of Valencia will install your front bar for $360 flat. See Jessica (Service advisor)
They are mod friendly!!
Forum: Suspension
05-18-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 115
Suspension H&R Sway Bar Kit
Views: 10,082
Posted By TVPostSound

Oh, I received an email from H&R in Germany! ...

Oh, I received an email from H&R in Germany!

The revised bushing is in production!!!

Maybe they read this post.

Meanwhile, the NM is perfect.
I found out NM use the Prothane bushing from...
Forum: Suspension
05-18-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 115
Suspension H&R Sway Bar Kit
Views: 10,082
Posted By TVPostSound

I installed the NM bracket and bushing, J_L...

I installed the NM bracket and bushing,

J_L and I both had it wrong trying to add spacers and washers.
The ride improved dramatically!!
The mov below the pic shows how the bar is supposed to...
Forum: Suspension
05-05-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 996
Posted By TVPostSound

A set of Koni FSDs, a set of NM springs,...

A set of Koni FSDs, a set of NM springs, installation = $1000.00

You'll come out ahead!!
05-04-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 466
Posted By TVPostSound

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-mini-parts/534...

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-mini-parts/534-mini-double-spoke-wheel-18-5x112-matte-black-priced-each/36116855095/
05-04-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 23
F55/F56 Flat cornering.
Views: 1,238
Posted By TVPostSound

https://www.tunershop.com/shop/h-r-sway-bars-33803...

https://www.tunershop.com/shop/h-r-sway-bars-33803-2-for-mini-mini-f56.html
I installed these/
Along with H&R springs.
04-27-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By TVPostSound

Talking Blatant plug!! Nice

Blatant plug!! Nice
Forum: Suspension
04-15-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 996
Posted By TVPostSound

I would think the harness would be there, only to...

I would think the harness would be there, only to add adapter wires. As there is no advantage to the manufacturer to build custom harnesses for every option. Harnesses are built with ALL options...
Forum: Suspension
04-15-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 996
Posted By TVPostSound

Let me correct the dealers statement. : "It...

Let me correct the dealers statement.

: "It wasn't built at the factory with it, we DONT WANT TO add it afterwords"
03-22-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 16,641
Posted By TVPostSound

as I stated years ago. Its a notch at 70hz,

as I stated years ago.
Its a notch at 70hz,
Forum: Suspension
03-18-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,671
Posted By TVPostSound

A rear bar doesn't dial out understeer, it...

A rear bar doesn't dial out understeer, it accentuates over steer, the front still plows.
A larger matched front bar will reduce also understeer.
I pulled the trigger on my F56, and will never go...
Forum: Suspension
03-18-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,671
Posted By TVPostSound

Now get a front one, it will transform the car...

Now get a front one, it will transform the car even further.
03-16-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 13
F55/F56 Rear fog lights
Views: 1,013
Posted By TVPostSound

Go to realoem.com find your car, find headlight...

Go to realoem.com
find your car, find headlight switches, find the one that matches yours but has the rear fog button.
Thats the number you need.
03-15-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,192
Posted By TVPostSound

I installed H&R 27mm front and 25mm rear solid...

I installed H&R 27mm front and 25mm rear solid bars, along with H&R springs, thats a go kart!!
J_L thinks its too stiff!! Not me!!
03-12-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 64,539
Posted By TVPostSound

Ok, you need to stop this, my wife is about to...

Ok, you need to stop this, my wife is about to divorce me!!! She caught me peeking!!
Forum: Suspension
02-16-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 115
Suspension H&R Sway Bar Kit
Views: 10,082
Posted By TVPostSound

I have the H&R 27mm solid front and 25mm solid...

I have the H&R 27mm solid front and 25mm solid rear, and YES it stiffens the ride.
Because any bump taken on one side transfers more to the opposite side with a stiffer bar. Causing both sides to...
02-13-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,514
Posted By TVPostSound

They had the NIMI logo for a while!!

They had the NIMI logo for a while!!
02-13-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,346
Posted By TVPostSound

Just found out the proper way to adjust LED...

Just found out the proper way to adjust LED headlamps.
On the housing, mine says 1%, which means the beam drop is 1%.
So at 10 meters, the (aim) is 1 centimeter down.
For muricans, thats just over...
01-13-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By TVPostSound

Your VIN, along with a BMW master key generates a...

Your VIN, along with a BMW master key generates a Sirius code, through BMW corporate, that your car will accept.
Contrary to popular belief there is no hack code.
Most "coders" actually buy the...
01-13-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 942
Posted By TVPostSound

I PMd you about a coder that did my XM Hes in...

I PMd you about a coder that did my XM
Hes in WLA.
Forum: Suspension
09-28-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 115
Suspension H&R Sway Bar Kit
Views: 10,082
Posted By TVPostSound

Everybody doubted me when I said the F56 needed...

Everybody doubted me when I said the F56 needed front AND rear bars!!!
08-31-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,813
Posted By TVPostSound

888-378-6272

888-378-6272
Forum: Suspension
08-28-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 115
Suspension H&R Sway Bar Kit
Views: 10,082
Posted By TVPostSound

J_L pretty much covered it!! I did pretty...

J_L pretty much covered it!!

I did pretty much the same thing. Though I cant get an answer from H&R USA as to why this is occurring, other than the bar was
designed for EU models. Hmmm, the rear...
08-20-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By TVPostSound

Might sell faster if you posted this in the 2ng...

Might sell faster if you posted this in the 2ng gen classifieds.
Forum: Suspension
08-02-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,148
Posted By TVPostSound

I haven't seen anyone here with AST yet, so it...

I haven't seen anyone here with AST yet, so it might be a while for a response.

The CV joint ripped boot was a fluke. Most likely done by the installer.
07-29-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 656
Posted By TVPostSound

Both wheels will have a brake line, and an ABS...

Both wheels will have a brake line, and an ABS sensor.
Only one wheel will have a pad wear sensor.
07-24-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,218
Posted By TVPostSound

My 2017 had pretty much all front suspension...

My 2017 had pretty much all front suspension components replaced due to the dealer trying to fix a creak noise. Its perfect now. I don't see mine as a lemon.
07-15-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,423
Posted By TVPostSound

Nothing comes out of the first bolt, its the plug...

Nothing comes out of the first bolt, its the plug to the overflow tube, which you must also remove.
Forum: 3rd Gen FAQs
07-05-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 56,375
Posted By TVPostSound

3001 inband_ringing= aktiv

3001 inband_ringing= aktiv
07-04-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,294
Posted By TVPostSound

Its under Safety and handling below transmission...

Its under Safety and handling below transmission tab.

DDC is BMWs baby, no way they dump that!!
Forum: Suspension
07-01-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,843
Posted By TVPostSound

Obviously any suspension warranty claims would be...

Obviously any suspension warranty claims would be in question. As long as the springs or bars didn’t cause a failure I’m covered.
You need to take account your dealers service dept, mine’s very...
Forum: JCW Garage
07-01-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,047
Posted By TVPostSound

I don't know how prevalent dealers are in your...

I don't know how prevalent dealers are in your area, but when there are multiple dealers in a small radius, they tend to get competitive.

My dealer is in a "Bedroom community" its north, going...
Forum: JCW Garage
07-01-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,047
Posted By TVPostSound

Please be especially careful when lowering the...

Please be especially careful when lowering the subframe, DO NOT let the steering shaft on the steering rack hit the firewall going in and out. Its very delicate.

Also the instructions don't warn...
07-01-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,676
Posted By TVPostSound

ECS kindly took back the 8mm, and I got 10mm with...

ECS kindly took back the 8mm, and I got 10mm with the hub centric rings.

Hers 15mm rear with 10mm front!! Im done............until I need tires, then NM wheels go on!!!

Mud flaps give it that...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-23-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,047
Posted By TVPostSound

MINI dealer out here charged 2.0 hours labor. ...

MINI dealer out here charged 2.0 hours labor.
$280 total install.:thumbsup:
Forum: JCW Garage
06-23-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,047
Posted By TVPostSound

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmoto...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/316x238/80-1vnxktaujv_04ebf94dca6b058f9968a80d0a8e769de181a27a.png
Forum: JCW Garage
06-23-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,047
Posted By TVPostSound

The struts don't get removed. As a matter of...

The struts don't get removed.
As a matter of fact, the suspension stays on the car.
I watched the tech remove mine.

What comes down is the subframe with the steering rack and sway bar as one...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-23-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 12,734
Posted By TVPostSound

You won't find a spare for the big brake kit, but...

You won't find a spare for the big brake kit, but I believe Outmotoring or detroit tuned has a spacer just for the spare when needed.
...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-23-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 12,734
Posted By TVPostSound

NM engineering has cool wheels that clear the big...

NM engineering has cool wheels that clear the big brakes!!

Non run flats will help the ride, but this is a MINI, road noise is still there.
Forum: JCW Garage
06-23-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,047
Posted By TVPostSound

The from subframe has to be removed!! The...

The from subframe has to be removed!!

The rear subframe just needs to be lowered.
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