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10-15-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By kansasbob98

I did the redneck solution . Cut a piece of...

I did the redneck solution . Cut a piece of cardboard about 6" deep (like a shirt box ) and simply slide it between the glass and window frame. Low cost, works great!
Replies: 7
Views: 1,016
Posted By kansasbob98

My wife and I have our cars ready to...

My wife and I have our cars ready to "roll".
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Views: 1,016
Posted By kansasbob98

That's a big selection. You can spend a lot of...

That's a big selection. You can spend a lot of cash on this stuff.
06-21-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3,436
Views: 1,050,426
Posted By kansasbob98

Think that's just break dust and dirt giving off...

Think that's just break dust and dirt giving off a copper appearance.
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Posted By kansasbob98

Pinewood Derby at MITM

For stock class it is stated "what comes with the kit". Does this mean that weights are not allowed to hit the 5 ounce rule?
An inquiring mind wants to know.
Forum: 1st Gear
04-01-2013, 05:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 308
Posted By kansasbob98

Check out KCMINIENTHUSIASTS. Y ou are close...

Check out KCMINIENTHUSIASTS. Y ou are close enough to join in!
11-10-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 786
Posted By kansasbob98

The Countryman tips are welded on. Must be cut...

The Countryman tips are welded on. Must be cut off and new welded on, or new pipe added. Thread somewhere on doing this. My JCW tips were welded on to what was left of the stock pipe.
Eventually...
07-02-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 977
Posted By kansasbob98

"D" is automatic thus noneed to show what gear....

"D" is automatic thus noneed to show what gear. When you move the lever to the left you are in "manual" mode and the gear is displayed. You may use either the paddles or the lever to shift. Same...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-30-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,531
Posted By kansasbob98

JCW Countryman Exhaust

Mine was just installed today. No mention of any problems. Was ordered last Tuesday.
Gotta go back to get tip lengths adjusted-shoulda looked before I left.
01-03-2012, 12:40 PM
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Posted By kansasbob98

Nice CS/CS!

Chaos, How do you like the Magnaflow exhaust? Description please!
08-21-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,063
Posted By kansasbob98

Totally wrong about the auto. Amazing at my...

Totally wrong about the auto. Amazing at my recent MITM event. Put it in manual and worked those paddles! A pickup truck got in the procession and separated another 15 cars from the lead pack. He...
08-01-2011, 06:36 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 25,852
Posted By kansasbob98

Ready to set off for MITM with 3 failed trim...

Ready to set off for MITM with 3 failed trim pieces. Just occured in the past 2 days. First thought the boot section had been dented, but couldn't understand how since the car had been totally...
07-27-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 856
Posted By kansasbob98

I lost the coded key for my Type R. Solution was...

I lost the coded key for my Type R. Solution was to find an appropriate sized socket, pound it over the offending lug and use a breaker bar to remove it. Worked like a charm.
Forum: JCW Garage
07-26-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,841
Posted By kansasbob98

Not real sure., Looked at a MC40 couple years...

Not real sure., Looked at a MC40 couple years ago. Thoughtn it was only the decalsm and a shift knob. Did not notice any JCW badging, which I think the dealer installed the kit at that time.

In...
07-14-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,426
Posted By kansasbob98

part number - 18-30-2-151-408 list price is...

part number - 18-30-2-151-408 list price is $95.00 each

Therse are the engraved JCW tips with set screw
07-08-2011, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 983
Posted By kansasbob98

Dream on! A call to your dealer parts or...

Dream on! A call to your dealer parts or aftermarket salesman will get you an answer. I'm waiting too.
Forum: JCW Garage
06-06-2011, 12:14 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 10,428
Posted By kansasbob98

Samer at Baron MINI in K.C. said he had 3 kits...

Samer at Baron MINI in K.C. said he had 3 kits for 2011 in stock. Did not specify if any were for automatic.
05-18-2011, 07:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 16,119
Posted By kansasbob98

Local graphics installer Todd ( of Motoring File...

Local graphics installer Todd ( of Motoring File Badges ) now has the material to do this. Believe that somone posted that Asethic Creations did his bumper. Check with either one about sending a...
05-12-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,416
Posted By kansasbob98

Yellow labs rock! I do Dock Dogs with mine. You...

Yellow labs rock! I do Dock Dogs with mine. You can see us on you tube.
Search for "Diving Miss Daisy"
05-12-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,345
Posted By kansasbob98

Or an old fart like me. I do like driving my CS...

Or an old fart like me. I do like driving my CS meatloaf! :lol:
05-02-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,017
Posted By kansasbob98

Link to Scca solo build up of 2008 Cooper S by...

Link to Scca solo build up of 2008 Cooper S by former nat'l champ
Craig Wilcox....
04-30-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 16,546
Posted By kansasbob98

The factory JCW system should be available in...

The factory JCW system should be available in May. About $700.00
04-18-2011, 01:50 PM
Replies: 3,436
Views: 1,050,426
Posted By kansasbob98

Could be the Beachcomer. Notice the grill,...

Could be the Beachcomer. Notice the grill, agressive tires & the spare.
Alsome different about the bonnet. Also trying to figure out the rectangular boxes on the door bottoms - or is that just a...
04-04-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 931
Posted By kansasbob98

Craig Wilcox who is former Nat'l champ in a MINI...

Craig Wilcox who is former Nat'l champ in a MINI would tell you Quiksilver is the best. He is using it on his 2008 D-stock Cooper S.
04-04-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3,436
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Posted By kansasbob98

Ahoy shipmate asindc! You-Built: approx....

Ahoy shipmate asindc!
You-Built: approx. 3-9-11. Bremerhaven: approx. 3-14-11. On M/V Courage: 3-31-11. Due to arrive in Balt.: 4-15-11.

Me- order 3-5-11 built 3-17-11 Bremerhaven 3-30-11 On...
04-03-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,239
Posted By kansasbob98

I purchased the factory seat cover for the CM. I...

I purchased the factory seat cover for the CM. I have it, but not the car yet. Think it is well worth the money. Material attracts dog hair, is padded/waterproof and has zip in door panel covers....
04-02-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,426
Posted By kansasbob98

So are thye tips from an R56 JCW? There are some...

So are thye tips from an R56 JCW? There are some JCW tips listed in the R60 accessory list. Local guy says those actually fit into the JCW Aero kit.
04-01-2011, 12:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,426
Posted By kansasbob98

So show, tell us about your new tips.

So show, tell us about your new tips.
03-26-2011, 01:16 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 13,734
Posted By kansasbob98

Fabulous, tasteful build!

Fabulous, tasteful build!
03-25-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,394
Posted By kansasbob98

Aftermarket parts for R60

http://www.vipcustomparts.com/R60%20parts%20page.htm
03-19-2011, 12:48 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 5,428
Posted By kansasbob98

My cs/cs ALL4 was ordered 3-5, production started...

My cs/cs ALL4 was ordered 3-5, production started 3-9 and was turned over to the shipper on 3-17. Will be checking with my MA on Tues. to see what the status is. Gone too smoothly so far. Will my...
Forum: Suspension
02-04-2011, 06:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,162
Posted By kansasbob98

Dealers are expensive for this type of work. I...

Dealers are expensive for this type of work. I had springs installed at a local
wheel shop for $150.00. Alignment check was $35.00 ( NM springs. all alignment factors were within spec). Sway bars...
08-19-2010, 06:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 635
Posted By kansasbob98

A razor saw will work great. Buy at a hobby shop....

A razor saw will work great. Buy at a hobby shop. Get some silver paint to paint the cut part. A real fine grade sand paper will smoth the cut.
08-19-2010, 06:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,426
Posted By kansasbob98

Just lost a blackjack scuttle insert yesterday....

Just lost a blackjack scuttle insert yesterday. Checked the other one & it was loose and easily removed with the hood closed. Reinstalled the stockers.
Like what Octane Guy did.
08-18-2010, 07:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 866
Posted By kansasbob98

I got my first free oil change at about 5600...

I got my first free oil change at about 5600 miles just before it's first service anniversary. Got the second one today at 10600 miles. Plus new wipers, brake flush and other stuff. Remeber service...
Forum: JCW Garage
08-07-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,759
Posted By kansasbob98

The four small holes are for the wheel alignment...

The four small holes are for the wheel alignment equipment at BMW/MINI
Dealers.
07-26-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,169
Posted By kansasbob98

Thanks to my DS/B brothers for the replies....

Thanks to my DS/B brothers for the replies. :thumbsup:
No car inspections here in Kansas. Not even basics such as lights and turn signals. Cars here are mlostly delivered minus turn signals.
07-24-2010, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,169
Posted By kansasbob98

Removing Downstream Cat

Looking at a used JCW exhaust system. The downstream cat is replaced with this system. Any problems?
06-27-2010, 12:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By kansasbob98

Hope this helps you! ...

Hope this helps you!

http://www.miniacal.com/remove_rear_seats/
06-10-2010, 07:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,409
Posted By kansasbob98

Your friendly MINI parts counterman can answer...

Your friendly MINI parts counterman can answer your question.
I would say it's just the bumper.
06-04-2010, 07:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,409
Posted By kansasbob98

Try your local dealer. Mine offers MINI club...

Try your local dealer. Mine offers MINI club members a discount. You'll also save on freight.
Forum: 1st Gear
05-05-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 532
Posted By kansasbob98

Jason,, check out KC MINI group here. ...

Jason,, check out KC MINI group here. http://www.kcminiclub.com/
05-01-2010, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 23,895
Posted By kansasbob98

Take the VIN to a dealer and have him run it. If...

Take the VIN to a dealer and have him run it. If installed at facorty it will show in specs.
04-23-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,906
Posted By kansasbob98

I just did this on my 08 hatch. Dealer has all...

I just did this on my 08 hatch. Dealer has all part numbers. Ask for any MINI club discounts they might give. Parts should cost $900-$1000, then you have paint and installation $350-$400.
I...
Forum: Suspension
03-31-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,633
Posted By kansasbob98

I can second the NM Engineering springs. Still on...

I can second the NM Engineering springs. Still on RF tires, but ride is not as jolting as my sport springs were. Still running orignal shocks. :thumbsup:
02-25-2010, 06:56 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 25,981
Posted By kansasbob98

And what class are you planning to run?

And what class are you planning to run?
02-25-2010, 06:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 886
Posted By kansasbob98

Haven't done any HPDE's at all. Can tell you...

Haven't done any HPDE's at all. Can tell you however a BMW HPDE is one of the best places to start. They are all about safely driving your car at a speed comfortable for you. Plus you have the...
11-17-2009, 06:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 6,617
Posted By kansasbob98

I think the OP was referring to Discount Tire...

I think the OP was referring to Discount Tire Direct. They should be able to handle his install just fine.
10-22-2009, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,585
Posted By kansasbob98

Many years ago in the old CAN-AM series ther was...

Many years ago in the old CAN-AM series ther was a car that was dimpled like a golf ball. I believe it was driven by Sam Posey. Don't think it was driven more than a couple races. Maybe some of the...
09-22-2009, 07:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 783
Posted By kansasbob98

It all depends on what club is putting on the...

It all depends on what club is putting on the event. Is it SCCA? If so from my previous experience ( haven't run in 5 years ) dealer or port installed options - your JCW tuning kit makes it a...
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