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07-04-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 497
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

It sounds like it might be time for a new clutch ...

It sounds like it might be time for a new clutch

I was going to suggest a bump stop but it might stop it from engaging if you have to push it that far down
06-30-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 19
Interior/Exterior New Steering Wheel Installed
Views: 4,909
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Nope, not at all! Its pretty easy. Here is a...

Nope, not at all! Its pretty easy. Here is a video I used for reference, its pretty dead on with the F56

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8RSzj1gCeo&t=131s
Forum: JCW Garage
06-27-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,288
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Yep, full flash is the way to go. I have...

Yep, full flash is the way to go. I have ByteTroniks Stage 2 and love it
Forum: 3rd Gen FAQs
06-18-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 56,111
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

You should be able to restore from your backup,...

You should be able to restore from your backup, granted if you coded something after it saved your stock setup it will have been overwritten
06-13-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,487
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

There you go!

There you go!
06-12-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,182
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Yeah, I wish I was smart enough to put them side...

Yeah, I wish I was smart enough to put them side by side but I was so excited after the stock one came off I just installed it.

Initially, I set it at the shortest throw and it was binding up...
06-12-2019, 07:05 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,182
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Here you go! - https://i.imgur.com/nj3LC19.jpg

Here you go! - https://i.imgur.com/nj3LC19.jpg
06-10-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 27
Interior/Exterior BMS Clutch Stop F56
Views: 4,161
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

For $10, its well worth it

For $10, its well worth it
06-04-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,487
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Tap fuse #50, its a fuse that is controlled by...

Tap fuse #50, its a fuse that is controlled by the ignition - https://myredmini.com/boost-gauge-installed/
Forum: 1st Gear
06-02-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,609
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

I did pretty much all the mods you are asking...

I did pretty much all the mods you are asking about. Check them out on my site and let me know if you have any questions - https://myredmini.com/
05-22-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 19
Interior/Exterior New Steering Wheel Installed
Views: 4,909
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

New Steering Wheel Installed

One step closer to a Mini UK Challenge Car :grin:

https://myredmini.com/new-steering-wheel-installed/
...
05-21-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,814
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

I did the same search, that size is hard to come...

I did the same search, that size is hard to come by. I ended up getting them from a drift shop in California. I’ll get the name when I get home
Forum: JCW Garage
05-21-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,999
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Even if it is noted, they can't legally deny the...

Even if it is noted, they can't legally deny the warranty if it's not related to the dinan. For example, say your sunroof is leaking, they cant say "nope, no claim because you have the Dinan...
05-20-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 424
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

TIme to get a Bytetronik ECU flash now! you won't...

TIme to get a Bytetronik ECU flash now! you won't stop smiling
05-14-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Interesting ........ I hate dealerships. ...

Interesting ........ I hate dealerships.

Saying your exhaust is a possible issue is just odd. I would ask them to check it and if it was related to the exhaust or springs then you'll pay....
05-09-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 688
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Schwaben Scan Tool is the most common one

Schwaben Scan Tool is the most common one
05-07-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,182
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Forge Short Shifter Installed

Im not going to lie, I was a little skeptical of Forge's claim of a 40% reduction is shifting but man, I was shocked. After I installed this, my shift knob doesn't even go outside the perimeter of...
Forum: JCW Garage
05-06-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,999
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Is it hooked up right? I noticed a difference the...

Is it hooked up right? I noticed a difference the 2nd I had mine in first gear
04-29-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 337
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

I think I said that too

I think I said that too
04-27-2019, 04:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 862
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

I dont see anything malicious by what he did....

I dont see anything malicious by what he did. Kind of a jerk move but its happened to a lot of us.

At least you got your money back
04-24-2019, 05:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,239
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

I have a feeling running the Mini in Sport mode...

I have a feeling running the Mini in Sport mode will be the same response as a sprint booster. I never once felt the need for a booster, sport mode is more than capable
04-19-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,017
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Mini Mania is my go-to for stock parts -...

Mini Mania is my go-to for stock parts - https://new.minimania.com/F56_Parts_and_Accessories
04-19-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 735
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Yeah, the Ultra Racing chassis braces, Circled in...

Yeah, the Ultra Racing chassis braces, Circled in red:
...
04-17-2019, 06:23 PM
04-17-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 735
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

I put on a modified Rennline plate and really...

I put on a modified Rennline plate and really like it. I had to modify it to fit around my support braces
...
04-10-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,340
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Yep, thats the underside of the scoop. Since the...

Yep, thats the underside of the scoop. Since the hood is hollow, those little channels get the air into the intake or it could get lost in the hood hollows. There are some pretty thick rubber seals...
04-10-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,340
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

The one thing that scoop wont have is the...

The one thing that scoop wont have is the channels to direct the air into the intake like the Eventuri scoop does
04-05-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,243
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

I dont understand why spacers cause you so much...

I dont understand why spacers cause you so much stress. They literally just go on the top hat of the brake rotor and you screw the lugs in.
04-04-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 947
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Thank you!

Thank you!
04-02-2019, 06:03 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,777
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Looks great the901

Looks great the901
04-01-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 947
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Forge Hard Intercooler Pipes

Thank you again hadjiikong for your help!

New pipes installed:
https://myredmini.com/forge-intercooler-hard-pipes/
...
03-28-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,777
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

So that little arrow points right at the clip. It...

So that little arrow points right at the clip. It is a little wire connector. There is a little bubble at the end of that arrow that you can fit a flat head in. Once you get the other pieces out of...
Forum: JCW Garage
03-26-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,000
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

If you just shut the ASD off that shouldn't be...

If you just shut the ASD off that shouldn't be the reason for a CEL. Pull the code, we can't help without knowing what code tripped it. Go to an Autozone type store and get it pulled for free
03-25-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,917
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Just wait, we can try to install mine and we can...

Just wait, we can try to install mine and we can trade parts because i ordered the JCW too
03-25-2019, 06:17 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,777
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Id say just go the route for a downpipe install....

Id say just go the route for a downpipe install. My buddy didnt but I had too. Figure that out.

You might ..... might be able to get it from under the car, basically pulling the pipe down instead...
Forum: JCW Garage
03-24-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,000
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

HA! nothing in this world is free :) ...

HA! nothing in this world is free :)

Thankfully, you will never have to buy it again for all the updates. Glad it worked out buddy
Forum: JCW Garage
03-23-2019, 06:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,000
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

did you hit code? Not being a jerk but you could...

did you hit code? Not being a jerk but you could have missed it.

After I code, I always disconnect from the app then close the app
03-14-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 80
F55/F56 JCW Tuning kit
Views: 6,697
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

There have been so many issues with Dinan...

There have been so many issues with Dinan recently, if I had my choice, Id go JCW
03-13-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,402
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

No issues at all! Honestly, the run flats were...

No issues at all! Honestly, the run flats were 100x worse in the rain. I was pretty nervous about run flats in the wet
03-13-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,402
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Do what I did. Get summer wheels mounted to your...

Do what I did. Get summer wheels mounted to your "good rims" and buy a set of used rims and get snow tires for your winter wheels

There are a lot of 16" wheels for sale online, criagslist,...
03-11-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,137
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

2nd! AC Schnitzer ...

2nd! AC Schnitzer

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/1000x823/img_0437_c8b3742a5828c9e50200e3de9282393b023cc4b9.jpg
Forum: JCW Garage
03-11-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,000
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Amazon. Just search for bluetooth OBD and...

Amazon.

Just search for bluetooth OBD and you will get more than you can imagine. Ipone works best with the WiFi ones, Android, bluetooth
03-08-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 372
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmoto...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/425x220/https_3a_2f_2fimages_genius_com_2f66bf703a45f47776d6b85753ad88b221_1000x518x1_dd015aed0832a3daef26ce71a1a88831a3d2afae.png
03-08-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 596
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Hopefully, this is just a one-off situation...

Hopefully, this is just a one-off situation because I had nothing but a wonderful experience from ECS when I ordered my Team Dynamic wheels from ECS.

Mike and staff when out of their way to keep...
03-07-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 3
Interior/Exterior OEM Bonnet Stripes
Views: 795
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Yes they are ....... :grin: Great job!...

Yes they are ....... :grin:

Great job! Applying Vinyl is easy as long as you take your time. Great color combo
03-06-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 606
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

That is the craziest thing (excuse for a dealer...

That is the craziest thing (excuse for a dealer not knowing) Ive ever heard.

Are you using the same gas? Maybe it could be something in the gas? Im my old STi, there was one particular BP I'd go...
03-03-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,917
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Boom - https://youtu.be/fBa_M3nkxgg Granted,...

Boom - https://youtu.be/fBa_M3nkxgg

Granted, this is with my intake but the combination makes a great pairing.
Forum: 1st Gear
02-28-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Or, add a bunch of chassis strengthening, sparco...

Or, add a bunch of chassis strengthening, sparco seats, Remus catless exhaust system, Stage 2 map, along with a bunch of other mods and it gave me a Mini i love and a Mini that my sig other refuses...
02-21-2019, 06:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

Its not hard to do. Pop off, press new ones on

Its not hard to do. Pop off, press new ones on
02-19-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 80
F55/F56 JCW Tuning kit
Views: 6,697
Posted By Mini_Vinnie

not really, press the remote button 2x to open...

not really, press the remote button 2x to open the valve, 2x to close it

There is a foam remote holder that came with the kit. It goes in the cup holder. My dealer threw mine away .... lovely
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