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Forum: JCW Garage 09-04-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,190
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
EVAP Test wont run

So I was wondering if anyone here has had this issue. My EVAP test will not run and its preventing me from getting my car inspected. So the car is de-catted and running a MANIC tune. I have no...
Forum: GP Talk 07-17-2015, 06:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,410
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I can read and reset the codes. I had one for...

I can read and reset the codes. I had one for misfire, EGR, and for the cat. I have hard reset it again and will wait to see if it comes back. I have gon 60 miles with no CEL yet.
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-17-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 2,381
Views: 272,090
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
After cleaning the MAF and hard resetting the...

After cleaning the MAF and hard resetting the codes it has not come back but it usually takes a couple days to trip the CEL. We shall see. I had codes for Misfire, EGR, MAF and Cat.
Forum: GP Talk 07-16-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,410
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
Manic Tune remove catless CEL?

I have got the latest Manic Tune. The car is a monster but the CEL is still showing. I have driven all over hell and back now and it wont go off.

I started reading other threads which people are...
Forum: GP Talk 07-16-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,226
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I have the factory mufflers and no cats. Here is...

I have the factory mufflers and no cats. Here is a video

https://youtu.be/Jh40yeNLFrc
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 07-16-2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 2,381
Views: 272,090
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I recently got the Manic Tune for my GP with the...

I recently got the Manic Tune for my GP with the impression that this would shut off the CEL as that is what people were saying. It has not. Not sure what else I can do. In all maps I still get the...
Forum: GP Talk 07-06-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,494
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I went to the one last year but avoided it this...

I went to the one last year but avoided it this year. I am not a big fan of the MINI scene.
Forum: GP Talk 04-22-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,494
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I'm in NH (for now).

I'm in NH (for now).
Forum: GP Talk 12-08-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 28,136
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
My car came with the roof # 0015 but I am not...

My car came with the roof # 0015 but I am not sure what the production number is.
Forum: GP Talk 12-04-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,148
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
Maybe I am missing something but my GP2 is not...

Maybe I am missing something but my GP2 is not "raw" by any means. It has plushy interior, a radio, heat and AC. Its not that harsh and does not rattle or bang on the roads. I have another R53 JCW ...
Forum: GP Talk 11-14-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,723
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
My friend has a Focus ST. Against my modded GP...

My friend has a Focus ST. Against my modded GP its starts to walk on it head to head. Nice car but its big and heavy and a dime a dozen.
Forum: GP Talk 11-14-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,802
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I never experienced any fad on track. The breaks...

I never experienced any fad on track. The breaks always performed perfectly. I would say maybe the GP mode has someething to do with it ? I know some of the VW guys complain they have a similar issue...
Forum: GP Talk 08-25-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,892
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I have one... works great for me so far. You can...

I have one... works great for me so far. You can PM me your questions.
Forum: GP Talk 06-12-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,466
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
Did you notice I have one?..... I know what they...

Did you notice I have one?..... I know what they cost new. It's still dumb.

Who said anything about him not being able to afford anything? I am sure he could that was not the point. I can afford...
Forum: GP Talk 06-12-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,466
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
Yawn :roll: First off, it is your money and...

Yawn :roll:

First off, it is your money and well, good for you buying a wheel that would perform worse than the factory one. The stock one has more grip than smooth carbon fiber so that should be...
Forum: GP Talk 05-29-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,466
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
$1800 for a wheel? WTF.:eek2:

$1800 for a wheel? WTF.:eek2:
Forum: GP Talk 05-12-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,557
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
Yes it would be more subtle but lets be honest,...

Yes it would be more subtle but lets be honest, its a mini cooper. It's not blowing anyone away.:sad:
Forum: GP Talk 05-05-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,962
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
The dealer and I have come to an understanding...

The dealer and I have come to an understanding that after buying 6 cars from them, they saw nothing.... "looked stock to me"
Forum: GP Talk 05-05-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 12,793
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I bought the car for performance, the graphics...

I bought the car for performance, the graphics are a bit cheesy, I added my own...
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Forum: GP Talk 05-05-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,557
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
This is the craziest thing I have ever heard. The...

This is the craziest thing I have ever heard. The rear wing makes the car.
Forum: GP Talk 05-05-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,037
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
Depends how you plan to drive the car. Do you...

Depends how you plan to drive the car. Do you want to track the vehicle? Do you care about a radio and sound quality? Do you plan on throwing friends in the back seat? Do you plan on driving it in...
Forum: Drivetrain (Cooper S) 04-15-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 2,471
Views: 283,324
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I don't know if my unit is broken but I have had...

I don't know if my unit is broken but I have had it in for two weeks. I feel no difference honestly. If anything it has flattened out the power curve so its not entirely noticeable. I have the unit...
Forum: GP Talk 03-10-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,957
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
They are Breyton Race GTS-R with Continental...

They are Breyton Race GTS-R with Continental sport tires.

I have no idea what the offset is but they required 12mm spacers and 5mm in rear.
Forum: GP Talk 03-09-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,957
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
The trick to it is bending the handle on the...

The trick to it is bending the handle on the wrench up 90 degrees about 3 inches up the handle. This allows you to actually get the wrench in there to lower/tighten the locking rings.

I mounted my...
Forum: GP Talk 02-28-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,103
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I plan on bastardizing mine till it no longer...

I plan on bastardizing mine till it no longer resembles a GP at all. It's a car, that is all. I won't name my car either. I will do burnouts and autox till the suspension falls out of it. Then I will...
Forum: GP Talk 02-28-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,074
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I paid 27k with 10k miles on it. :cool:

I paid 27k with 10k miles on it. :cool:
Forum: GP Talk 02-24-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,103
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I have been through a long list of awesome cars...

I have been through a long list of awesome cars which are not as fun. The GP is a blast to drive. People don't get it till you let them drive it. Let's face it, its a goofy car and does not look like...
Forum: GP Talk 02-20-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,039
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
:sad: The GP1 Wheels look like hell too.

:sad: The GP1 Wheels look like hell too.
Forum: GP Talk 02-19-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,039
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
MINI Could have just mounted these and it would...

MINI Could have just mounted these and it would have been better than the factory wheels.

152518
Forum: GP Talk 02-18-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,039
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
True, I have thought of this. I would rather...

True, I have thought of this. I would rather think of it as me doing the future owner a favor by getting rid of these god awful plastic looking things.
Forum: GP Talk 02-18-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,039
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
They will go to the highest bidder once I place...

They will go to the highest bidder once I place them in the marketplace. Someone I know just offloaded his for $1500. Anything in that ballpark will be ok by me. If I have no takers then so be it,...
Forum: GP Talk 02-17-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,337
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
JB+ tuner

JB+ tuner
Forum: GP Talk 02-17-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,039
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
Value of factory GP wheels?

I am pondering selling the factory wheels because they are awful. What is the going price?
Forum: GP Talk 02-17-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,935
Posted By Richard Kellstrom
I have had a few BMWs, most recently an E46 M3...

I have had a few BMWs, most recently an E46 M3 and a 135i with a JB4 and downpipes. I think the GP is more fun. People think I am crazy.:roll:
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