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Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 03-15-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By Ch28Kid
Just get manic, can't go wrong. Had Alta...

Just get manic, can't go wrong.

Had Alta AP, did not like it. There is a Manic dealer in Van.
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 02-06-2017, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 608
Posted By Ch28Kid
Thanks Alex, you processed them already! =D

Thanks Alex, you processed them already! =D
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 02-02-2017, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 608
Posted By Ch28Kid
OZ Hub Centric Rings

Hi,

Does anyone know where to purchase hub centric rings for OZ wheels?

My local tire company said OZ hub rings are a bit special since there is a little metal O ring inside.

I tired...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 09-05-2016, 12:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,322
Posted By Ch28Kid
This thread is such a click bait.

This thread is such a click bait.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 08-13-2016, 09:26 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,306
Posted By Ch28Kid
Or Get a Scancuage II and clear the code...

Or

Get a Scancuage II and clear the code every time it pops up. It is not a permanent solution like Manic or Delete-R but it does the job.

I ran catless on jcw kit tune for a very long time. I...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 08-10-2016, 11:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,295
Posted By Ch28Kid
Have you try looking at this kit? ...

Have you try looking at this kit?

http://gpopshop.com/products-page/kkk-rebuild-kits/kkk-k03-k04-rebuild-kit/

Has anyone on this forum try this kit?
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 08-10-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,152
Posted By Ch28Kid
Which dealer in Canada offer 475 for carbon...

Which dealer in Canada offer 475 for carbon cleaning?

I'm just wondering since my was $600. :(
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 08-03-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2,324
Views: 250,816
Posted By Ch28Kid
My is 2007-01-13 One of the very first batch...

My is 2007-01-13

One of the very first batch to roll off the line. :(
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 08-03-2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 2,324
Views: 250,816
Posted By Ch28Kid
MCS 07 MANIC Stage 2b

Just got MANIC tune locally from [email protected] (https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/members/161009-kelvin-pws.html) here in Vancouver.

I have R56 MCS 07 N14 , 105,000 km (65000 miles)....
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-26-2016, 11:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,939
Posted By Ch28Kid
Just avoid ALTA.

Just avoid ALTA.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 04-08-2016, 03:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,085
Posted By Ch28Kid
Too expensive...

Too expensive...
Forum: How to 02-26-2016, 12:24 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 86,962
Posted By Ch28Kid
So I have a MCS 07 with 100,000 km. I recently...

So I have a MCS 07 with 100,000 km. I recently got the P3091 code. MINI Canada replaced my fuel pump under the warranty.

I made the mistake of clearing the code with Scanguage and MINI would not...
Forum: MINI Parts for Sale 03-23-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 952
Posted By Ch28Kid
PMed! I am LOCAL, can meet anywhere.

PMed!

I am LOCAL, can meet anywhere.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 01-18-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,901
Posted By Ch28Kid
Tl:DR The plastic and garbage you generate...

Tl:DR

The plastic and garbage you generate every week do just as much harm to the environment than no cat on your mini.
Forum: MINI Parts for Sale 01-16-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,920
Posted By Ch28Kid
PMed!

PMed!
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 11-22-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,306
Posted By Ch28Kid
No I mean in general, having a catless is suppose...

No I mean in general, having a catless is suppose to smell, correct? Every night when I pull into my garage I can smell the toxic fumes.

I only smell it with windows down during stop lights....
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 11-22-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,306
Posted By Ch28Kid
My car smells like crap without a cat. How is it...

My car smells like crap without a cat. How is it possible that your cat exhaust doesnt smell at all? @MarioKart
Forum: JCW Garage 11-09-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,900
Posted By Ch28Kid
DIdn't Alta discontinue the turbo? I dont see it...

DIdn't Alta discontinue the turbo? I dont see it on their site anymore.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 11-06-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,300
Posted By Ch28Kid
DO you have a video? Sound clip! I love to hear...

DO you have a video? Sound clip! I love to hear it.
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 08-31-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 949
Posted By Ch28Kid
Thanks for the reponse guys. I saw somethin on...

Thanks for the reponse guys. I saw somethin on craiglist and I don't know if I should take the risk, but it seems like I need to see it in person. My gut feeling is they are the same

@ra2fantic
...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 08-30-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 949
Posted By Ch28Kid
Stoptech E-mail Response. "The hats/rotors...

Stoptech E-mail Response.

"The hats/rotors and brackets are the same between Gen1 and Gen2 Mini kits with the difference being the brake lines and a significant caliper piston size change so...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 08-29-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 949
Posted By Ch28Kid
R53 MCS Stoptech ST40 fit on R56 MCS?

Hi,

I was wondering if anyone know Stoptech R53 ST40 fit on 07+ R56 MCS?

I know that R53 JCW Brakes = R56 MCS Normal Brakes. That means the hats/rotors and bracket should be essentailly the...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 08-06-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,932
Posted By Ch28Kid
I email Total customer support and they said BMW...

I email Total customer support and they said BMW LL04 is backward compatable with BMW LL01. In other words, BMW LL04 meets the BMW LL01 requirements as well.

I could be wrong.
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 08-06-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 13,932
Posted By Ch28Kid
I went from MINI OEM 5w30 > Royal Purple 5w30 >...

I went from MINI OEM 5w30 > Royal Purple 5w30 > Total 5w30 > M1 0w40

RP: Loudest idle, wear according to blackstone labs shows "meh" results. Blackstone Lab results convince me to change oil....
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-29-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,262
Posted By Ch28Kid
Possible sound clip?

Possible sound clip?
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-20-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By Ch28Kid
Is the 6 Piston Brembo JCW GP2 BBK available or...

Is the 6 Piston Brembo JCW GP2 BBK available or is that exclusively for GP2?
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-16-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,507
Posted By Ch28Kid
http://www.wagner-tuning.com/Mini-Cooper-S-R56-200...

http://www.wagner-tuning.com/Mini-Cooper-S-R56-2007-2010_p_67.html

Just throwing 1 more option for you.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-16-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,507
Posted By Ch28Kid
FMIC and Catless DP was one of those mods with...

FMIC and Catless DP was one of those mods with the most noticable gain in performance. I have the Helix FMIC for about 3 years and I love it. FMIC took a a very long time to install so I recommend...
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-13-2014, 11:09 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 44,327
Posted By Ch28Kid
No drone cause I kept the resonator. Why delete...

No drone cause I kept the resonator. Why delete you asked? I wanted a straight pipe and it was only $40 bucks. In terms of performance, can't feel any difference since I cut it after I got my catless...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-11-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,895
Posted By Ch28Kid
FYI The scoop is pushing air to the heat...

FYI

The scoop is pushing air to the heat shield, not the turbo. I never said anything about cooling the turbo. The purpose of cooling the oil line is not to reduce EOT but to prevent the lines...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-11-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,895
Posted By Ch28Kid
I am using the scoop cooling vent right now. ...

I am using the scoop cooling vent right now.

It does work. I've done before and after test using a infrared thermometer on the surface tempurature of the hood and turbo oil lines, it is...
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-07-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,824
Posted By Ch28Kid
NM use 2.5" tubbing? Stock is 2.25",...

NM use 2.5" tubbing? Stock is 2.25", correct?
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-06-2014, 03:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,720
Posted By Ch28Kid
@hidperf I did a short review here. ...

@hidperf

I did a short review here.

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/3914655-post40.html

In short, GFB DV+ holds boost a lot better
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-05-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 44,327
Posted By Ch28Kid
Sorry but this is a bit off topic. Anyone...

Sorry but this is a bit off topic.

Anyone notice difference between 2.5" and 3" exhaust on their tune? I want to get my tune soon but I'm running a 2.5" cat-del to striaght pipe to JCW exhaust.
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-04-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,720
Posted By Ch28Kid
I'm running ALTA Cobb Stage 1 FMIC for awhile,...

I'm running ALTA Cobb Stage 1 FMIC for awhile, it's been 3 years so far so good. At first there was lots of error code like P2885 (boost leak) but after I replace the valve cover and DV, it never...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-04-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,329
Posted By Ch28Kid
I got 2 strips, that is easily 10 whp. Some...

I got 2 strips, that is easily 10 whp.

Some say the nurburgring sticker adds even more hp.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-01-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2,471
Views: 276,832
Posted By Ch28Kid
You can also get something like this.. ...

You can also get something like this..

http://www.scangauge.com/products/scangaugeii/
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-01-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 963
Posted By Ch28Kid
@afadeev Inbetwen each oil change, how many...

@afadeev Inbetwen each oil change, how many additional bottles do you usually pour in?

My 07 MCS consume 1q every 1k miles so I have lots of extra bottles lying around and I check pretty frequenty...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 06-20-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 12,786
Posted By Ch28Kid
How much is the exhaust system? I looked on their...

How much is the exhaust system? I looked on their website and there is no pricing.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 06-20-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 559
Views: 55,326
Posted By Ch28Kid
@johntotah94 how often do you have to refill...

@johntotah94

how often do you have to refill the meth? average after xxx miles and how much are meth in your area?
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 04-30-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,001
Posted By Ch28Kid
Do you have the supporting mods to go with your...

Do you have the supporting mods to go with your tune? Why not start there?

FMIC, DP, Exhaust, Intake

After you have those, then spend money on your tune. No point of re-turning your ECU...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 04-29-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,848
Posted By Ch28Kid
All the stuff you listed I replace @ 32k miles....

All the stuff you listed I replace @ 32k miles. :(

And you thought your MCS 07 was bad..
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 04-20-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 31,702
Posted By Ch28Kid
Doesn't Forge unit make that ricey "woosh" noise?...

Doesn't Forge unit make that ricey "woosh" noise? That is one of the reason why I rather use the Audi/VW internal swap over the Forge.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 04-16-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 31,702
Posted By Ch28Kid
@pidge1114 1. Remove the inlet tube 2....

@pidge1114

1. Remove the inlet tube
2. Remove the screw (http://www.*********************/forums/vbtube/photos/original/phpKJbcla.png) on the coolant tank
3. Lift the coolant tank up and you...
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 04-16-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 31,702
Posted By Ch28Kid
I got the GFB DV+ for a week now and here is my...

I got the GFB DV+ for a week now and here is my review.

This is my third DV on my MCS 07. I went from OEM...
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 04-09-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 52,016
Posted By Ch28Kid
Alta Stage 1 JCW always throw P2885 I took...

Alta Stage 1 JCW always throw P2885

I took the tune off and ran stock for 1 week, no code. The second I put the tune back in, I get the code in 4th gear.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 04-01-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,715
Posted By Ch28Kid
Does anyone know the part number for the colder...

Does anyone know the part number for the colder plugs?

http://www.waymotorworks.com/cold-heat-range-spark-plugs-r55-r56-r57-r58-r59-r60-cooper-s.html

Is this the correct one?

Amazon.com: NGK...
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 03-25-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,167
Posted By Ch28Kid
Basically don't use o2 extender if you have AP?

Basically don't use o2 extender if you have AP?
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 03-19-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 31,702
Posted By Ch28Kid
Is this the correct part? ...

Is this the correct part?

http://www.etektuning.com/gfb-dv-diverter-valve-with-tms-advantage/
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 03-12-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 484
Posted By Ch28Kid
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