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06-12-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By vetsvette

Or, since it's in NC you could ask here. ...

Or, since it's in NC you could ask here.

https://www.tarheelminis.org
06-09-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 957
Posted By vetsvette

I'm happy with my OBD flashed Stage 1 tune from...

I'm happy with my OBD flashed Stage 1 tune from Bytetronik.
06-04-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,097
Posted By vetsvette

You should be able to find what you need here. ...

You should be able to find what you need here.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/partgrp?id=XP73-USA-07-2014-F56-Mini-Cooper_S
06-03-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 967
Posted By vetsvette

No problem. Glad to help when I can. Bookmark...

No problem. Glad to help when I can. Bookmark this link for future reference.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/partgrp?id=XP73-USA-07-2014-F56-Mini-Cooper_S
06-03-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 967
Posted By vetsvette

realoem.com (http://realoem.com) is your friend. ...

realoem.com (http://realoem.com) is your friend.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/part?id=XP73-USA-07-2014-F56-Mini-Cooper_S&mg=51&sg=05&diagId=51_9296&q=51317404771
05-29-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,090
Posted By vetsvette

JCW Tuning Kit Chrome Tips $51.17 each with free...

JCW Tuning Kit Chrome Tips $51.17 each with free shipping. Carbon fiber is still $277 each.

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-mini-parts/jcw-tuning-kit-exhaust-tip-chrome/18302355304/
05-28-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 626
Posted By vetsvette

That's a good price. Basically half price. And...

That's a good price. Basically half price. And free shipping? hard to go wrong with this deal. I already have one ar I'd be on it.
05-27-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,090
Posted By vetsvette

Your service guy is an idiot. The Tuning Kit on...

Your service guy is an idiot. The Tuning Kit on an S model kicks the horsepower to just north of 200. Add an NM Power Module for an additional 20-30 HP.
Forum: GP Talk
05-27-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,301
Posted By vetsvette

Just on appearance, I'd go with the second one,...

Just on appearance, I'd go with the second one, as long as he would transfer that personalized plate to you. :grin:
05-25-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,633
Posted By vetsvette

See Karl. You need to spend more time over here...

See Karl. You need to spend more time over here on this site. We'll help you spend your money. :grin:
05-22-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,633
Posted By vetsvette

The custom designs are really nice. I had them do...

The custom designs are really nice. I had them do a top with John Cooper's signature on one for me.
05-07-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 20,354
Views: 2,492,196
Posted By vetsvette

Well, we installed the final main mounts for my...

Well, we installed the final main mounts for my wing, but discovered we still have a small redesign needed of one of the actual brackets that bolt to the wing itself. Just needs to be ~ 1/32" wider....
05-07-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,633
Posted By vetsvette

:thumbsup: I have a feeling you'll sell a bunch...

:thumbsup: I have a feeling you'll sell a bunch of them. I've already recommended it to a couple friends.
05-02-2019, 02:20 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,468
Posted By vetsvette

Vendor Row is under water this year?

Vendor Row is under water this year?
04-26-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,325
Posted By vetsvette

Welcome to the neighborhood. Nice looking car....

Welcome to the neighborhood. Nice looking car. $3K in four months? That’s a good start. :thumbsup:
Forum: JCW Garage
04-25-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By vetsvette

Your shop is correct. Not an issue. Don’t sweat...

Your shop is correct. Not an issue. Don’t sweat the small stuff. You’ll be fine.
04-17-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,372
Posted By vetsvette

That's the one I have Vince.

That's the one I have Vince.
04-17-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,468
Posted By vetsvette

I'll wave when I go through Greensboro Thursday...

I'll wave when I go through Greensboro Thursday afternoon. :thumbsup:
04-15-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 64,366
Posted By vetsvette

Always glad to help when I can Chef. Appreciate...

Always glad to help when I can Chef.
Appreciate the compliment too.
Forum: 1st Gear
04-14-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By vetsvette

Hi Paul. Welcome to the neighborhood.

Hi Paul. Welcome to the neighborhood.
04-13-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 563
Posted By vetsvette

^^^ THIS ^^^ is pretty much the way I bedded my...

^^^ THIS ^^^ is pretty much the way I bedded my new StopTech brakes on my R56. But when I installed the BBK on my F56, on the 80 mile drive home, I hit them hard a couple of times when I had the road...
Forum: JCW Garage
04-08-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,361
Posted By vetsvette

I like the wing, but I'm not real sure about the...

I like the wing, but I'm not real sure about the fender thingies.
04-05-2019, 06:49 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,468
Posted By vetsvette

looking great Teddy! Look forward to seeing you...

looking great Teddy! Look forward to seeing you again.
04-02-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 64,366
Posted By vetsvette

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

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/2d1c9227_a774_4db7_a33c_dccdc5113663_f809952e41b36d27b170c96053c3a29b81cdde1a.jpeg...
04-01-2019, 04:56 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,468
Posted By vetsvette

Midland - LXT630VP3 from AmazonThat's the radios...

Midland - LXT630VP3 from AmazonThat's the radios I bought for the Dragon year before last. Before that I used mismatched random brands I picked up of FleaBay. The new ones seem to work okay. Thanks...
03-30-2019, 04:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 726
Posted By vetsvette

In your situation, I agree with Minnie the...

In your situation, I agree with Minnie the Moocher. I wouldn't take a chance with the Mini being your only form of transportation. Although the Justa is generally more dependable than a MCS I still...
03-28-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,468
Posted By vetsvette

Yep, the night run is a trip! Last time I did it...

Yep, the night run is a trip! Last time I did it was in my '07 MCS. All I really saw until we got to the dam was the tail lights about 15 feet in front of me and the headlights in my rearview mirror...
03-25-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 20,354
Views: 2,492,196
Posted By vetsvette

Just bought a Schwaben Scan Tool so I can...

Just bought a Schwaben Scan Tool so I can register the battery. Just in case. :roll: Better safe than sorry I reckon. :thumbsup:
03-25-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 568
Posted By vetsvette

Hold my beer... I got this! AKA: Sold

Hold my beer... I got this!

AKA: Sold
Forum: JCW Garage
03-20-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 933
Posted By vetsvette

Anyone at least ten years younger than me? :grin:...

Anyone at least ten years younger than me? :grin:
Nope. Wasn't political at all, until I let my bias about electric cars slip out. Not apologizing for my viewpoint, everyone's got one. That just...
Forum: JCW Garage
03-20-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 933
Posted By vetsvette

You're right of course. I like what you did...

You're right of course. I like what you did there. Wonder how many of the youngsters got it?
03-16-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 786
Posted By vetsvette

I agree with Capt BJ about the air tools and...

I agree with Capt BJ about the air tools and compressors. While the tools tend to be a lot less expensive than a cordless tool, in the end, they are only as good as the compressor running them. Also...
03-16-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 30,848
Posted By vetsvette

Looking good. :thumbsup: You've probably shaved...

Looking good. :thumbsup:
You've probably shaved 10-15 pounds of unsprung weight off each corner with those NM wheels and standard tires.
03-16-2019, 05:44 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,468
Posted By vetsvette

46 Days, 06 Hours, 17 Minutes ...... But, who's...

46 Days, 06 Hours, 17 Minutes ...... But, who's counting.
03-12-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,905
Posted By vetsvette

I pulled the run flats within a week of buying my...

I pulled the run flats within a week of buying my R56 and F56. I have roadside assistance through my phone company and insurance company and I carry a "Slime Kit" with compressor in the boot.
03-09-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By vetsvette

My NM RSe05 17x7.5 wheels are 17 pounds each.

My NM RSe05 17x7.5 wheels are 17 pounds each.
02-25-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 606
Posted By vetsvette

Looks good! Best thing to do after cleaning and...

Looks good! Best thing to do after cleaning and polishing is to clear coat them too.
02-25-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,569
Posted By vetsvette

And now, back to our previously scheduled thread...

And now, back to our previously scheduled thread topic......"MINI Peabody - special on JCW pack?"
02-23-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 646
Posted By vetsvette

MINI Movie

Just watched a new to me MINI movie on The Movie Channel. Name of it is "Pork Pie" and it takes place in New Zealand. It's no Italian Job, but it's not a bad movie if you like Mini's.
Forum: JCW Garage
02-23-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 21,344
Posted By vetsvette

Alright guys. Getting a little adrift here. Let's...

Alright guys. Getting a little adrift here. Let's bring it back to the GP3.
02-19-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,090
Posted By vetsvette

^^^ What he said. ^^^

^^^ What he said. ^^^
02-14-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 341
Posted By vetsvette

Happy Valentines Day

A friend sent these to me and I thought I'd share. Y'all have a good day.
...
02-10-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,468
Posted By vetsvette

Who's Ready For The Dragon? (MOTD)

Just finished registering myself and my Grandson for the event and a couple of runs. Got our room at the Lodge confirmed, so we're ready to go. Only going to be there from Friday through Sunday this...
02-09-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 677
Posted By vetsvette

Review: Raceseng's New F5X towhook parts

Raceseng has some nice new parts for the F Series cars. All the items are what you would expect from Raceseng. High quality and attention to detail, and, everything fits like a glove. I'll post...
Forum: 1st Gear
02-09-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By vetsvette

Sounds like a plan. Not a lot of action on the...

Sounds like a plan. Not a lot of action on the TMMC website, but always a good place to ask questions of some local people and they put on some fun events. Also gets you a discount at the Flow Mini...
01-31-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 692
Posted By vetsvette

The Winter Dragon

Registration is open, and if you're planning to attend you'd better start looking for lodging now.


https://youtu.be/EVpKZ1cQ3T4
01-19-2019, 07:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,443
Posted By vetsvette

When I was stationed at MacDill AFB in Tampa from...

When I was stationed at MacDill AFB in Tampa from 1966-68 there were quite a few country roads in that area that were fun to drive. When I could keep my old Alpha Spyder running I spent quite a bit...
Forum: JCW Garage
01-12-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,746
Posted By vetsvette

Should be noted that you have a N18 motor vs...

Should be noted that you have a N18 motor vs B46/48 that the 3rd Gen cars have. The JCW Pro wouldn't fit your car anyway.
I have the exhaust along with a Bytetronik tune and I get the occasional...
Forum: JCW Garage
01-04-2019, 09:57 PM
Forum: JCW Garage
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