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Forum: General MINI Talk 10-09-2011, 12:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
I'm guessing that none of the buyers are from the...

I'm guessing that none of the buyers are from the NAM post.

You're in KC, MO...IT IS odd that not just one, but TWO people from the SAME city in another COUNTRY "just happened" to be searching the...
Forum: General MINI Talk 10-09-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 672
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
1. The Paypal fees would be outrageous and...

1. The Paypal fees would be outrageous and Paypal prohibits a seller from having a buyer pay the fees.

2. It is too easy for someone to use a stolen credit card # on Paypal. You'll be the one...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 10-09-2011, 06:12 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 27,008
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
I will do my best to post pics & soundclip later...

I will do my best to post pics & soundclip later today after I wash & detail Schultze.
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 10-09-2011, 06:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 27,008
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Yes, if you have the OEM MINI Alarm system your...

Yes, if you have the OEM MINI Alarm system your H-O-R-N will beep ever-so-briefly.

However, the piezzo alarm isn't nearly as loud as the OEM Alarm beep.

PS: If you're so sensitive to sound...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 10-09-2011, 06:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 27,008
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
If done properly, it will only chirp when you...

If done properly, it will only chirp when you lock.

I did it yesterday and I'm pleased with the results.
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 10-08-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,512
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
When was the cabin air filter last replaced? ...

When was the cabin air filter last replaced?

It is located under/behind the glove box and easy to check & replace.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iT-k8nf-OMU
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 10-08-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 27,008
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Would it be possible to post a pic of the...

Would it be possible to post a pic of the solenoid as viewed from the removable boot panel?

Much appreciated...
Forum: General MINI Talk 08-29-2011, 05:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,324
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Sorry to hear about your MINI. What kind of...

Sorry to hear about your MINI.

What kind of accident did you have? (Someone hit you. You hit someone. Etc.)
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 08-19-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,827
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Will that Flowmaster even pass CA emissions...

Will that Flowmaster even pass CA emissions inspection?
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-18-2011, 10:43 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,175
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
So the motoring adviser contradicted himself in...

So the motoring adviser contradicted himself in two quick sentences:

Oil change @ 19K is due to not driving hard.

Timing chain is replaced if you drive the car hard.

Can't have it both...
Forum: General MINI Talk 07-15-2011, 07:08 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,087
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
B- Which ramp? I've had SUVs attempt...

B-

Which ramp?

I've had SUVs attempt the same thing against me, but they have FAILED every time.

grrr....I do feel your pain.
Forum: General MINI Talk 07-13-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,670
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Extended warranty is a good idea; extended...

Extended warranty is a good idea; extended maintenance is a waste of money.

I understand the dealership is giving you a 12% discount on the extended ***maintenance*** warranty, but it'd be better...
Forum: General MINI Talk 07-12-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,670
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Hopefully you're planning on much more in the...

Hopefully you're planning on much more in the you-ification department...that's really the ONLY way your Ice Blue/Black Clubman is going to stand out in the crowd. Otherwise, you will probably run...
Forum: General MINI Talk 07-08-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,722
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Place the keyfob into an airtight container with...

Place the keyfob into an airtight container with plenty of rice.

Allow to remain overnight & then replace with fresh rice.

Repeat for several days...at least until you notice the rice is no...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 07-08-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,050
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Is it possible to splice more length and then...

Is it possible to splice more length and then heatshrink it in black (or red!) so the plugs could go behind the grill?
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 05-25-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,055
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Wheel speed sensor. I recently experienced...

Wheel speed sensor.

I recently experienced the same issue.

Bad wheel bearing AND wheel speed sensor.
Forum: 1st Gear 04-04-2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,309
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Martha21... You had to make the decision...

Martha21...

You had to make the decision that was right for you, so don't second-guess yourself. :thumbsup:

You should also know that this thread will be very helpful to potential buyers...
Forum: General MINI Talk 04-01-2011, 02:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,770
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
I've been comparing the specs and it looks like...

I've been comparing the specs and it looks like it IS the Naked!

(Double-check me and let me know if I'm mistaken.)

OOPS! It's the Motorsports version...cool!
Forum: General MINI Talk 03-12-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,168
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Sounds like a fantastic financing offer, but be...

Sounds like a fantastic financing offer, but be sure to check the fine print for any "early payoff penalty".
Forum: 4th Annual Helenblitz Charity Event (Feb. 25th-27th 2011) 02-28-2011, 10:49 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,622
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Hey! I saw your pic and was wondering if...

Hey!

I saw your pic and was wondering if this was you!

Like I told you when we had the photo op...I am SO GLAD that you were behind me when we had to come up short on the incline with the less...
Forum: 4th Annual Helenblitz Charity Event (Feb. 25th-27th 2011) 02-25-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,622
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Dinner was fantastic! I need to get a dome...

Dinner was fantastic!

I need to get a dome badge...will anyone have them for sale here at the event?
Forum: Interior/Exterior 02-20-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 8,024
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
I'd love to see your installation guide! My...

I'd love to see your installation guide!

My LED 3rd Brake Light has been waiting for install since the Fall Colors Run in October, 2010!
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 02-12-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,519
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Do you happen to know the "in-service" date of...

Do you happen to know the "in-service" date of your MINI?

The warranty is 4yrs/50,000 miles from the "in-service" date, so hopefully your MINI's "in-service" date is after Feb. 10, 2007.
Forum: General MINI Talk 02-08-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1,487
Views: 141,163
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
O.M.G.!!! I just choked on my hot chocolate! ...

O.M.G.!!! I just choked on my hot chocolate! TOO TRUE for anyone who has had the pleasure of dealing with CF.
Forum: 4th Annual Helenblitz Charity Event (Feb. 25th-27th 2011) 02-04-2011, 07:40 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,622
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
I would like 1 bottle of each, please! ...

I would like 1 bottle of each, please! :thumbsup:

Do we pay at the event or via Paypal ahead of time?
Forum: General MINI Talk 02-02-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,600
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
^^^THIS! If the repair was performed by...

^^^THIS!

If the repair was performed by BMW/MINI, there IS a record of it. I would contact the dealership where you bought the MINI and let them know what happened.

The first damage ever done...
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 01-30-2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 19,794
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
DEFINITELY registered for Dragon Draggin'...can't...

DEFINITELY registered for Dragon Draggin'...can't wait for the package to arrive so I can start on this year's variation...heh heh heh!
Forum: General MINI Talk 01-29-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,411
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
OMG! I hope you & your passenger(s) weren't...

OMG! I hope you & your passenger(s) weren't seriously hurt!

I just saw your post and haven't searched to see if you've created a thread about the accident...if there's a thread, please post the...
Forum: General MINI Talk 01-12-2011, 06:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,889
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
You'll surely get many different replies, but...

You'll surely get many different replies, but here's mine. :)

Q: Are you putting the clear bra over the entire bonnet or only part of it?

If you LOVE your stripes and don't have any plans on...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 01-11-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
What is the process for "breaking-in" a clutch? ...

What is the process for "breaking-in" a clutch?

Other MINIs that I drove as a loaner, they required very little pressing of the clutch, but they were "MCS" so I thought that was the reason.

In...
Forum: R50/R53 :: Hatch Talk (2002-2006) 01-11-2011, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
New clutch, flywheel, etc @ 72000

Apparently the transmission issues that I've been experiencing since the accident in late-December aren't directly related to the accident.

Had it been due to the accident, the insurance would've...
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 01-11-2011, 08:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,516
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
I use a pair of 2x6 (or is it a 2x8?) boards that...

I use a pair of 2x6 (or is it a 2x8?) boards that have the edges sawed at an angle on both ends.

Drive forward up onto the wood, put the jack in place, add jackstand(s), do the job, etc. and then...
Forum: General MINI Talk 01-10-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,025
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Most insurance companies offer lifetime guarantee...

Most insurance companies offer lifetime guarantee on repairs done at an approved shop. (Example: Nationwide has "Blue Ribbon Shops" and all repairs are warrantied for as long as you own the MINI.)...
Forum: 9th Annual MINIs On the Dragon (April 27 -May 1, 2011) 01-10-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,120
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
It's NEVER too late to find lodging, even for...

It's NEVER too late to find lodging, even for this year's Dragon.

Just keep an eye out on your local club's website, plus here on NAM and also on Motoring Alliance for extra rooms (in cabins),...
Forum: 9th Annual MINIs On the Dragon (April 27 -May 1, 2011) 01-10-2011, 02:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,688
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Fantastic! PM sent!

Fantastic!

PM sent!
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 01-08-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 19,794
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Another big :thumbsup: for using keywords. ...

Another big :thumbsup: for using keywords.

Schultze has been experiencing the same "boonk" issue and my plan is to fix this issue myself while he's in the shop in the next week or so.

Who knows...
Forum: R56 :: Hatch Talk (2007+) 01-06-2011, 05:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 19,377
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Justacooper or S? Manual or automatic? ...

Justacooper or S?

Manual or automatic?

How far do you live from the dealership?

Sorry to hear you're having issues, but you do have warranty coverage, so let the dealership handle it. Don't...
Forum: General MINI Talk 01-05-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
The impact was the right front wheel & aero...

The impact was the right front wheel & aero bumper.

The impact sheared two spokes of my R84 (X-lite) wheel.

No tow truck. I didn't realize the spokes were sheared until I got home. The...
Forum: General MINI Talk 01-05-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 709
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Accident update: Transmission issues!

Seems there IS a more damage than originally estimated.

Ever since the accident (the one where I avoided becoming a hood ornament to a MACK dumptruck via my passenger side!), whenever I try to...
Forum: General MINI Talk 12-28-2010, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
I'm guessing you're still putting the car up on...

I'm guessing you're still putting the car up on ramps or using jackstands?

There's no way I could fit a 1-gallon jug under Schultze.

Do you happen to recall what size (diameter) tubing you...
Forum: General MINI Talk 12-27-2010, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 759
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Fumoto Drain Plug w/nipple

For those of you with this version of the oil drain plug, how much tubing length did you use?
Forum: Tires, Wheels, & Brakes 12-23-2010, 04:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 510
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Powdercoating question-Photoshop request, too!

I have a 2 sets of R84s. One set has already been powdercoated white but now it's a 3-pc set, so I wanted to do something different with the 2nd set.

Is it possible to do "2-color" powdercoating?...
Forum: General MINI Talk 12-23-2010, 03:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,157
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
<crickets> Where, oh where, did the OP...

<crickets>



Where, oh where, did the OP go?
Forum: Factory JCW Talk (2009+) 12-22-2010, 05:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,286
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Here's the link: ...

Here's the link:

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/general-mini-talk/132869-accident-03-15-08-a.html
Forum: General MINI Talk 12-22-2010, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,157
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Is this from a MINI dealer? Ask them to...

Is this from a MINI dealer?

Ask them to define each of the charges.

When I bought Schultze, I had to pay a Processing Fee & Plate Fee, but not the rest.
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 12-19-2010, 06:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,097
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Capt... Did you end up buying rubber or...

Capt...

Did you end up buying rubber or plastic tubing?

As you know, I already have it installed, so doing a test fit isn't an option unless I purchase 2" or 3" lengths.

I have a BUNCH of...
Forum: Stock Problems/Issues 12-19-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,097
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
What is the ID size for the hose everyone is...

What is the ID size for the hose everyone is using?

If the ID size isn't handy, where has everyone purchased the hose they're using?
Forum: General MINI Talk 12-19-2010, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 840
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Another update: Apparently they had staff...

Another update:

Apparently they had staff come in today to handle the extra work and Schultze was evaluated.

No damage to the suspension.

The only damage was to the wheel.

The steering...
Forum: General MINI Talk 12-19-2010, 08:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
If the upcoming service doesn't resolve the...

If the upcoming service doesn't resolve the issue, I highly recommend getting the "Good Will" repair in writing.

Verbal doesn't count for anything these days...ESPECIALLY at a dealership.
Forum: Factory JCW Talk (2009+) 12-18-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,286
Posted By SNEEEZY - Erika
Ha, ha...no, not allergic to the Alcantara...I...

Ha, ha...no, not allergic to the Alcantara...I prefer leather vs. suede, though.

The "sneezing accident" came about due to a multiple-sneeze fit where I accelerated during the sneezing and missed...
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