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Forum: F60 :: Countryman Talk (2016+) 12-05-2017, 06:58 AM
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Views: 352
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Added New Forum Sub-sections to Countryman "Modifications"

I added two new subsections for the new F60 models. Drivetrains in these new models share nothing with the earlier R models.

Added:

F60 Cooper (non-S) Drivetrain -
F60 Cooper S Drivetrain -
Forum: F54 :: Clubman Stock Problems/Issues (2015+) 12-05-2017, 06:08 AM
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Sticky Club
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Club

Discussions related to warranty related issues and repairs, or other problems with the OEM parts and software for F54 MINI Cooper and Cooper S model MINIs.
Forum: MINI Parts for Sale 11-10-2017, 07:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,502
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I would be happy to have them measured for you,...

I would be happy to have them measured for you, they are at the dealership right now and not there, give me some time. I think if you look up the kit on the internet by BREMBO for the MINI - it...
Forum: F55/F56/F57 Stock Problems/Issues 10-22-2017, 05:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,094
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MINI Dealers have a TSB on this....corrected...

MINI Dealers have a TSB on this....corrected under warranty.

It also includes a re-spray of a product in area where it melted out from....
Forum: Interior/Exterior 10-16-2017, 05:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,131
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I had Factory Xenon's in my 03 and have had a...

I had Factory Xenon's in my 03 and have had a myriad of different headlights in last 5 years including switching to Halogen style for same reasons you state.

The headlight housings in your MINI...
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 09-26-2017, 09:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,678
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N O !!!! By no means ever use them. Their...

N O !!!!

By no means ever use them. Their ring seal does not compress at nm torque specs for the MINI and back out....Whatever the metallurgy they are made from is not proper for MINI.

Every...
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 08-26-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 533
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shop vac with small section of old garden hose...

shop vac with small section of old garden hose duct taped to end.......?
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 08-26-2017, 04:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
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Before any structural or mechanical damage will...

Before any structural or mechanical damage will occur to and R53 drivetrain or supercharger, the front wall would have to be compromised, as would the condenser and radiator. The front wall is the...
Forum: Suspension 08-22-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 759
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Sounds like a shot of penicillin may be in...

Sounds like a shot of penicillin may be in order.....
Forum: Countryman Wheels, Tires and Brakes 08-09-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 387
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Nitto Neogen ? On third set. Have 16's now, but...

Nitto Neogen ? On third set. Have 16's now, but have run two sets of 17's.

They have a wear rating of about 250 but due to weight of the MINI, its more like at 350-400.

Super grippy, lower...
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 07-15-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 475
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I've personally seen what happens when a TO...

I've personally seen what happens when a TO bearing issue is ignored, I can tell you it's not a pretty sight....and gets expensive.

Found this, good read: ...
Forum: MINI Parts for Sale 07-07-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 691
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Blue = NM Engineering maybe ? Hotchkis are...

Blue = NM Engineering maybe ?
Hotchkis are black....
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 07-07-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
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One can hydro-lock an engine with just 1/2 cup of...

One can hydro-lock an engine with just 1/2 cup of water...something to think about when approaching a flooded area. And even under normal operation, any water splashed up to side of engine/cover...
Forum: General MINI Talk 07-05-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 646
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https://www.mini-graphics.co.uk/ ...

https://www.mini-graphics.co.uk/

http://motoringskins.com/mini-cooper-stripes/
...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 07-04-2017, 06:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
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ECS Tuning has OEM radiator hoses ON...

ECS Tuning has OEM radiator hoses ON SALE...Cheap. I just saw them in the clearance/Sale Section.

Any any orders over 50 dollars ship free !

They last longer and IMO more reliable for a daily...
Forum: Detailing 101 06-26-2017, 06:11 AM
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Difficulty in seeing depth of the damage or...

Difficulty in seeing depth of the damage or defect... I dont see any striation in the clear so maybe not impact damage at all...

Theres basically a clear coat over CF weave. It may just go away...
Forum: General MINI Talk 06-25-2017, 03:47 AM
Replies: 19,595
Views: 2,287,515
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Nice ! Wish we had C&C Events here as often as...

Nice ! Wish we had C&C Events here as often as they do in CA and FL.... :thumbsup:
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 06-24-2017, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 462
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Should be a good shop on the Big Island who can...

Should be a good shop on the Big Island who can prep/paint textured plastic wheel opening flare for ya. Takes time to sand/prime/sand/prime and paint with flex additive in the paint so wont be...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 06-24-2017, 11:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 462
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PS: I think saw someone selling Chili Red Fender...

PS: I think saw someone selling Chili Red Fender flares for a R53 in our Marketplace...He lost one but have the other pieces for sale for $300.00.

Found it !!
...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 06-24-2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 462
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Body kit appears to be OEM / Style Aero kit and...

Body kit appears to be OEM / Style Aero kit and someone sanded/primed and painted the OEM plastic flares to match...PITA to do, but doable....
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 05-08-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,809
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@Chris, Excellent subject matter, and photo...

@Chris, Excellent subject matter, and photo composition :thumbsup:
Got all the good angles in those shots.
Were these take with a camera, if so what kind ?
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 04-20-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 19,451
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I just moved some 200 + posts which were posted...

I just moved some 200 + posts which were posted in the incorrect location.

If you have a mechanical or electrical problem with your MINI, each model/generation has their specific section and under...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 04-20-2017, 07:25 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,809
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Yes! 17in Crown Spokes. Purchased off a fellow...

Yes! 17in Crown Spokes. Purchased off a fellow MINI employee who had them on his Clubman....Since they're black, and no lugs showing they look like 18 in wheels without the raised stance, thinner...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 11-19-2016, 06:42 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,809
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Yes, these came out in 2009 I think. Purchased...

Yes, these came out in 2009 I think. Purchased from a MINI employee in Tenn who had them on his Clubman. Of all the OEM wheels, this was my favorite too, they look like 18's without making the car...
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 11-19-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,227
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In 6 years working MINI parts counter at busy...

In 6 years working MINI parts counter at busy dealership, never sold one injector due to issue / codes your MINI is having. In fact, I would say we sold about 1 injector in all that time for actual...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 10-20-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,809
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Thanks, yes. Purchased it thru MINI Mania years...

Thanks, yes. Purchased it thru MINI Mania years ago. It sat in garage attic for longest time. Had it body color painted few years back. Came with a nice install kit. It extends the belt line...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 10-20-2016, 05:42 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 18,809
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Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 08-27-2012, 05:33 AM
Replies: 26
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If you have had one of two black lexan "A" Pillar...

If you have had one of two black lexan "A" Pillar covers replaced, or recent windshield replacement I have seen where "A" pillars can be the souce.

Behind the black lexan trim is a gray molded...
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