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Forum: GP Talk 06-09-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,567
Posted By G33KGUY
Currently over 73K on mine. =)

Currently over 73K on mine. =)
Forum: River City Minis 02-24-2016, 11:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,891
Posted By G33KGUY
Hi Dave. RVA MINIs would be the Richmond...

Hi Dave.

RVA MINIs would be the Richmond area MINI motoring group. Check out www.RVAminis.com or the facebook group as well. www.facebook.com/groups/rvaminis
Forum: Electrical 11-06-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 46,648
Posted By G33KGUY
Could you post photos of low beams and high beams?

Could you post photos of low beams and high beams?
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 06-21-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 464
Views: 152,486
Posted By G33KGUY
Happened to me with my Breytons (1 wheel) on my...

Happened to me with my Breytons (1 wheel) on my previous MINI. Highway speed and a nasty pothole. I think it would have done the same to my OEM wheels too.
Forum: R58 :: Coupé Talk (2012+) 05-29-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 60,287
Posted By G33KGUY
My wife's 2012 JCW Coupe. Mach V Technics...

My wife's 2012 JCW Coupe. Mach V Technics lowering springs, upgraded rear anti-sway bar, blackout trim, GP2 diffuser, Spec-D headlights, 17" XXR 530 Wheels offset +35, wrapped in 215/45/17 Michelin...
Forum: GP Talk 02-24-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,636
Posted By G33KGUY
Anyone have any pics of this work?

Anyone have any pics of this work?
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 11-25-2013, 05:13 PM
Replies: 1,290
Views: 590,478
Posted By G33KGUY
Before... ...

Before...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8370/8517975016_fd4a45bb15_b.jpg

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8461/7957880910_d729049102_b.jpg


And After... (17x7 XXR 530 Wheels...and blackout...
Forum: JCW Garage 11-18-2013, 08:12 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 89,784
Posted By G33KGUY
These are 17x7 XXR 530 Wheels, with an offset of...

These are 17x7 XXR 530 Wheels, with an offset of +35. No spacers needed. They are excellent. I'm currently running 215/45/ZR17 Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires.
Forum: JCW Garage 11-18-2013, 02:49 AM
Replies: 534
Views: 89,784
Posted By G33KGUY
I'm running Mach V Technics springs, drops 1.25...

I'm running Mach V Technics springs, drops 1.25 inches all around
Forum: Electrical 11-17-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 46,648
Posted By G33KGUY
Any updates from others who have done this...

Any updates from others who have done this install?
Forum: How to 11-17-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,339
Posted By G33KGUY
Alex, any luck on this?

Alex, any luck on this?
Forum: JCW Garage 11-16-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 89,784
Posted By G33KGUY
Thanks ECS for the GP2 rear diffuser. Installed...

Thanks ECS for the GP2 rear diffuser. Installed it today on my wife's JCW Coupe. It's a to the awesome.

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3757/10895150895_6c45145ed0_b.jpg
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Forum: General MINI Talk 11-13-2013, 07:23 PM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
I see you as #662 on the list. I'm not longer...

I see you as #662 on the list. I'm not longer maintaining the list as I traded my CR for my current MINI GP.

Here's a link to the current list:
...
Forum: GP Talk 09-05-2013, 05:51 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 24,127
Posted By G33KGUY
USA #372 is production # 883

USA #372 is production # 883
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 05-28-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 12,787
Posted By G33KGUY
Ordered two of these. They are excellent indeed.

Ordered two of these. They are excellent indeed.
Forum: General MINI Talk 04-29-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,953
Posted By G33KGUY
I started our MINI family with a 2011 MCS hardtop...

I started our MINI family with a 2011 MCS hardtop automatic. Then my wife adopted a 2012 JCW Coupe. As soon as I drove that JCW with manual tranny, I wondered why I got an automatic to start with....
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 04-24-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 12,787
Posted By G33KGUY
Count me in.

Count me in.
Forum: MOTD :: MINIs on the Dragon 2013 (May 1-5, 2013) 04-24-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,274
Posted By G33KGUY
Will place an order for rear fog light switch...

Will place an order for rear fog light switch panel and toggle. Can you do the programming as well Way?
Forum: Suspension 04-24-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 802,546
Posted By G33KGUY
How did you mod the headlights? Vinyl that's cut...

How did you mod the headlights? Vinyl that's cut or otherwise? :thumbsup::thumbsup:
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 04-24-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 10,968
Views: 3,658,707
Posted By G33KGUY
Thanks! I in a 2013 GP now, though I do miss that...

Thanks! I in a 2013 GP now, though I do miss that stance at times. Appreciate that compliment!
Forum: JCW Garage 04-23-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 89,784
Posted By G33KGUY
Did you self-install? Looks good!

Did you self-install? Looks good!
Forum: GP Talk 04-20-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 36,739
Posted By G33KGUY
Excellent, thanks for the heads up! Much...

Excellent, thanks for the heads up! Much appreciated.
Forum: GP Talk 04-20-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 36,739
Posted By G33KGUY
What is the offset on the factory GP wheel?

What is the offset on the factory GP wheel?
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 04-16-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 464
Views: 152,486
Posted By G33KGUY
You can find them at www.tirerack.com. The light...

You can find them at www.tirerack.com. The light in the room gave the wheel a bluish gray color. But they are silver and look great.
Forum: 1st Gear 04-15-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,025
Posted By G33KGUY
Awesome! I'll be there too. Arriving Thursday...

Awesome! I'll be there too. Arriving Thursday afternoon and staying till Sunday. You'll have a great time indeed!
Forum: General MINI Talk 04-14-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
Well folks, I decided to trade in my '11 Chili...

Well folks, I decided to trade in my '11 Chili Red S for a new '13 GP, #0372.

With that said, it's been great keeping up the CROC list and meeting/greeting all the awesome members here.

Time...
Forum: 1st Gear 04-12-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By G33KGUY
Big Spring Cleaning sales event at Crown MINI...

Big Spring Cleaning sales event at Crown MINI today and tomorrow on new MINIs. There's also a great selection of MINIs as well.
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 04-12-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,480
Posted By G33KGUY
There is also Black Wow and Prima Infinity

There is also Black Wow and Prima Infinity
Forum: Interior/Exterior 04-09-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 21,742
Posted By G33KGUY
Held the needle with my left hand. In my right...

Held the needle with my left hand. In my right hand, used a flat head screwdriver to put underneath the needle base. Then, while pulling up with the screwdriver, twist the screwdriver in a clockwise...
Forum: Interior/Exterior 04-09-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 21,742
Posted By G33KGUY
Haven't heard on permission yet. But, I was...

Haven't heard on permission yet.

But, I was able to remove the needle, reset the tach and reinstall the needle. All is good again. w00t!

Here's a pic of the tach after needle removal. What do...
Forum: Suspension 04-09-2013, 05:01 AM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 802,546
Posted By G33KGUY
No offense taken Jaremy. Like I said, it's...

No offense taken Jaremy.

Like I said, it's the commuter car as I travel just under 2 hours (one way) to work everyday. Great gas mileage, saving money for sure. But I will say it's probably one...
Forum: Suspension 04-08-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 802,546
Posted By G33KGUY
They are just fine on the highway with no random...

They are just fine on the highway with no random up/down movements. Stays planted all the time, no drifting.

I've got gold tiens on my commuter car (2012 Prius). I scrape more in the Prius than I...
Forum: Suspension 04-08-2013, 05:13 AM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 802,546
Posted By G33KGUY
I think the Mach V's are great. In my opinion,...

I think the Mach V's are great. In my opinion, gives a little wheel gap (roads in VA are not good), but closes it up very well. Ride is firm with stock shocks, but nothing major to me.
Forum: Interior/Exterior 04-07-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 21,742
Posted By G33KGUY
My friend Simon at essentialmini.co.uk is going...

My friend Simon at essentialmini.co.uk is going to make a video of how to remove the tach needle. Will ask permission to post here as well.
Forum: Interior/Exterior 04-07-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 21,742
Posted By G33KGUY
Indeed, my tach needle is off for sure. Sits...

Indeed, my tach needle is off for sure. Sits toooo low now at idle.

Speedo needle will pull off, takes a bit of tugging..but pull evenly and it will let loose...it's a pin-based needle (means...
Forum: Interior/Exterior 04-07-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 21,742
Posted By G33KGUY
The speedometer needle is easy to take off. ...

The speedometer needle is easy to take off.

The tachometer needle is a PAIN in the rear! Cannot take it off. This is for Gen 2.
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 04-07-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10,968
Views: 3,658,707
Posted By G33KGUY
One of my favorite pics of my MINI, taken...

One of my favorite pics of my MINI, taken recently during a trip to Texas.

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8118/8629440512_37a6e59796_b.jpg
Forum: General MINI Talk 04-05-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
Welcome to the CROC! :thumbsup::thumbsup: ...

Welcome to the CROC! :thumbsup::thumbsup:

787. GBosie III
Forum: General MINI Talk 04-05-2013, 05:17 AM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
Welcome to the CROC!...

Welcome to the CROC! :thumbsup::thumbsup::thumbsup:

*0928. Niki0928
Forum: General MINI Talk 04-02-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
Welcome to the club! CROC members are awesome!...

Welcome to the club! CROC members are awesome! :thumbsup::thumbsup:

*1988. varun14
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 03-30-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,411
Posted By G33KGUY
I have a set of 215/45/17 on my '11 MCS....love...

I have a set of 215/45/17 on my '11 MCS....love them! Excellent grip and feel.
Forum: JCW Garage 03-30-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 534
Views: 89,784
Posted By G33KGUY
Same here as I've already ordered the parts. =)

Same here as I've already ordered the parts. =)
Forum: General MINI Talk 03-29-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
Welcome to the CROC! Faster color there is!...

Welcome to the CROC! Faster color there is! :thumbsup::thumbsup:

786. aldito2
Forum: General MINI Talk 03-28-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
Welcome to the club! :thumbsup::thumbsup: CROC...

Welcome to the club! :thumbsup::thumbsup: CROC rules!

*1967. 2010CHILI
Forum: General MINI Talk 03-26-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2,976
Views: 3,202,526
Posted By G33KGUY
Welcome to the CROC! Enjoy your stay!...

Welcome to the CROC! Enjoy your stay! :thumbsup::thumbsup:

785. lafintn
Forum: Suspension 03-18-2013, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 802,546
Posted By G33KGUY
Thanks! Much appreciated!

Thanks! Much appreciated!
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 03-18-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 464
Views: 152,486
Posted By G33KGUY
You definitely will want to close the gap, just...

You definitely will want to close the gap, just saying. =)
Forum: Suspension 03-17-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 802,546
Posted By G33KGUY
The ride feels pretty much the same, a bit harsh....

The ride feels pretty much the same, a bit harsh. I think my new Pilot Sports help the ride though. I've read the Koni yellows help out a lot.

As for the tire size, right on. 215/45/17. =)
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 03-15-2013, 09:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,025
Posted By G33KGUY
Breytons are awesome...seconding what BRracing...

Breytons are awesome...seconding what BRracing said. =)
Forum: Suspension 03-15-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2,077
Views: 802,546
Posted By G33KGUY
Snapped this one yesterday while driving around...

Snapped this one yesterday while driving around yesterday. Running Mach V Technics springs on stock shocks since Nov 2011.

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8230/8558674973_9886375391_b.jpg
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