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Forum: 1st Gear
07-07-2019, 11:40 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 10,948
Posted By audihere

Great news! We won 1st place in the Gen 1...

Great news! We won 1st place in the Gen 1 category at the SoCal MINI Maniacs All MINI car show on Saturday. What a great way to round out the transformation of this car into what I think my dad would...
Forum: 1st Gear
07-03-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 10,948
Posted By audihere

Wish us good luck at the show. It will be our...

Wish us good luck at the show. It will be our first MINI meet.

This is my favorite shot of the day.
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Forum: 1st Gear
07-03-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 10,948
Posted By audihere

Took some shots in the warehouse as well. ...

Took some shots in the warehouse as well.

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Forum: 1st Gear
07-03-2019, 10:33 PM
Replies: 155
Views: 10,948
Posted By audihere

More pics after the wash was complete. ...

More pics after the wash was complete.

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07-02-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,792
Posted By ItsmeWayne

I know I am quite late to this thread, but...

I know I am quite late to this thread, but thought I would add my story. I was born in the USA after WW2 was over and our troops returned home. My father brought along an English war bride. I was...
Forum: 1st Gear
06-30-2019, 12:26 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 10,948
Posted By audihere

Thanks and yes! I'm hoping to snap some pics on...

Thanks and yes! I'm hoping to snap some pics on Wednesday after a car detail for the upcoming MINI car show in Carlsbad next Saturday. Will post them.
06-19-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By beken

Crossed yet another mileage milestone on my way...

Crossed yet another mileage milestone on my way home from the office. Thanks, North American Motoring, for coming along for the ride.

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06-04-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,218
Posted By MrBlah

I've owned multiple r53 and r56, I went back to...

I've owned multiple r53 and r56, I went back to an r53 for my track car. Much more reliable than the newer minis, but it is not as fast on the track but they are more fun
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06-02-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By Granier1

Burger Motorsports JB+ for N18

Used this plug and play device from Burger Motorsports for about a year and roughly 10K miles on a 2012 Countryman Cooper S. Burger Motorsports lists it as compatible with all Cooper S Minis from...
05-21-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 591
Posted By Yupetc

It's time for these if you haven't done them: -...

It's time for these if you haven't done them:
- Oil filter housing and heat exhcanger gaskets (best get new bolts as a kit, too)
- Thermostat Housing w/sensor and gasket
- Water pump and gasket
-...
05-18-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By scotty_r56s

Took a gamble on the Forge blanket. Turns out...

Took a gamble on the Forge blanket. Turns out that it fits.
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05-09-2019, 03:56 AM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By AdamP

After 3 long weeks finally got her back from the...

After 3 long weeks finally got her back from the body shop. Had hail damage repaired. But now I’m back to planning my 100,000 mile maintenance. Just 300 miles to go....
05-08-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,338

Well that hood and scoop are gone. Unfortunately...

Well that hood and scoop are gone. Unfortunately it needed so much adjustment, because it was a non S hood and had previous accident repair, I just threw in the towel with it. When I finally got it...
05-08-2019, 04:58 AM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By Derek86

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05-06-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,338

I've got my green eyes hooked up. ...

I've got my green eyes hooked up.
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05-05-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,565
Posted By N0B0DY

Had a great time, was very happy the weather held...

Had a great time, was very happy the weather held up for most of the trip. Got to met a few of you....
05-04-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,565
Posted By shrevemini

Well had a great day. Fun parting dinner with new...

Well had a great day. Fun parting dinner with new friends. Ended the night going on the Darkness on the dragon run. Awesome 😬. Looking forward to next year. See you soon....
04-20-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By squawSkiBum

Changed the oil, finally after 7 years and 85,000...

Changed the oil, finally after 7 years and 85,000 miles I managed to do it without spilling a drop. A drop of oil that is, the fitting at the bottom of the coolant tank drips when the tank is pulled...
Forum: 1st Gear
04-16-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By AnaDuck

Greetings from SoCal

I’ve been a member for awhile and posted before, however today is the first day I can post as a Mini owner. Picked up a 2016 F56s this morning. Pretty happy with it. Looking forward to doing some...
04-16-2019, 04:53 AM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By aabcds

Coated my new wheels with GTechniq C5 Wheel...

Coated my new wheels with GTechniq C5 Wheel Armour, installed my rim protectors, put on my Tire Stickers, and tried Turtle Wax's Jet Black Endura Shine for the first time. It leaves a smooth coating...
04-15-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,796
Posted By slademan

Lounge Leather Seating Color Change

Hey Everyone,

I have been working on my car a whole bunch and took a few photos to show the newest change I've done this past week. I ordered my car and picked it up in December 2009. It's a 2010...
Forum: 1st Gear
04-15-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 423
Posted By oldfart55

I had the Opel in the late 70s. It really wasn't...

I had the Opel in the late 70s. It really wasn't quirky, it was before electronics. Only diagnostic tools I needed were a timing light and a tach and dwell meter. Setting the points was a pain, and...
04-14-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,155
Posted By eddie.bruque

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04-12-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By jr_R52

Re-soled with Michelin PS4S today. Just one word....

Re-soled with Michelin PS4S today. Just one word. WOW!!!!!

I expected some improvement over the Pilot A/S3s but I can't believe how much more responsive the car is. Even the ride is smoother and...
04-11-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 20,441
Views: 2,513,255
Posted By MomMini

Roof decal added and decals around vents. Also...

Roof decal added and decals around vents. Also added new 18in wheels with summer tires. ...
04-04-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 747
Posted By AZdsrt

Ya, as per ECS, give the dealer a call. From what...

Ya, as per ECS, give the dealer a call. From what I read, it can be a serious problem -

https://www.consumerreports.org/car-recalls-defects/bmw-mini-recall-cars-suvs-for-fire-risk/
04-04-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 747
Posted By ECSTuning

Worth a 5 min call, they can pull more info on...

Worth a 5 min call, they can pull more info on the back end with your VIN and see if its already been done. Might have been done.
04-01-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,155
Posted By TwoWings

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I prefer the Rola basket...very versatile and easily...
Forum: 1st Gear
03-28-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 412
Posted By WayMotorWorks

Welcome that's a great low mileage find.

Welcome that's a great low mileage find.
09-04-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,254
Posted By Garcia242

From Houston, TX to the California Redwoods and back (picture heavy)

Last year when me and the wife got our 2017 Mini Countryman we decided we wanted to make a nice long road trip in it. We decided to go see the Redwoods in Northern California. Last month we finally...
Forum: 2nd Gen FAQs
09-21-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,472
Posted By squawSkiBum

Common Gen2 terms and abbreviations

Common terms, names, and abbreviations you'll come across while reading the Gen2 forums:

CAI: Cold Air Intake. Generally, any after-market air intake filter that replaces the stock air intake box....
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