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Forum: JCW Garage
09-18-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 320
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Its the M of MINI, and offers a...

Its the M of MINI, and offers a Idi......-proved-setup, and enough power, it not so vulgar as Mercedes BMW and Audi and offers inside the same features.
09-18-2018, 02:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,651
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Thats ok - MINI parts are expensive, the warranty...

Thats ok - MINI parts are expensive, the warranty should be always considered ;-)

I can only say that a f56 with 300hp scoots, and my turbo is the same as on the Cooper S and JCW
09-17-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,651
Posted By Clutch Wotan

The connecting rods are the same, you can buy OE...

The connecting rods are the same, you can buy OE JCW pistons 11 25 8 638 450 (https://www.etkbmw.com/bmw/de/parts/info/Kolben/11258638450)€192.92...
09-12-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 330
Posted By Clutch Wotan

I have testet 215/55/16 with on MINI Victory...

I have testet 215/55/16 with on MINI Victory wheels, its ok.

https://www.facebook.com/f56.shiva/photos/a.1569909749893124/1589408387943260/?type=3&theater
09-12-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,651
Posted By Clutch Wotan

MINI does not tune like you expect, the lower...

MINI does not tune like you expect, the lower compression 1:10 versus 1:11 is one part, the other part is a complete unique cooling system which guarantees the that the boost works !
09-08-2018, 02:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 586
Posted By Clutch Wotan

I think its the plastic chanel for condensated...

I think its the plastic chanel for condensated water
Forum: Suspension
09-01-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,348
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Cool I don't get your problems, driving a F56 JCW...

I don't get your problems, driving a F56 JCW standard as daily car, its perfect. Ok it never reaches 248 km/h, its twisty and dangerous at higher speeds, but fast enough.
The car is ex factory well...
08-27-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,570
Posted By Clutch Wotan

The result is, that I leave the turbo stock, the...

The result is, that I leave the turbo stock, the possibility to add more hp requires deep state (BMW) coding knowledge .

...
08-22-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,570
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Yes

Yes
08-17-2018, 12:00 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,834
Posted By Clutch Wotan

if you have a mirror version of that BEHR unit,...

if you have a mirror version of that BEHR unit, it might fit.

https://www.facebook.com/f56.shiva/photos/a.1569909749893124/1871777489706347/?type=3&theater
...
08-13-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,264
Posted By Clutch Wotan

can you copy that for me ? ...

can you copy that for me ?


www.facebook.com/EventuriIntakes/videos/1023748137765402/
08-01-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 739
Posted By Clutch Wotan

I always open the hood between the heats, on R56...

I always open the hood between the heats, on R56 the plastic scoop melted away, anyhow the only lesson on that is don't use these "fresh air intakes"

As Vet mentioned this is part of the game, and...
Forum: JCW Garage
07-30-2018, 05:07 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,902
Posted By Clutch Wotan

After some time of preparing the car for the...

After some time of preparing the car for the "flash" its done

300 HP / 460 NM meets 1060 Kg

You certainly can get more out of it, but its still very drivable, together with the stylish look,...
Forum: 3rd Gen FAQs
07-30-2018, 04:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,482
Posted By Clutch Wotan

the best about it, it takes 1o minutes. I...

the best about it, it takes 1o minutes.

I just changed to power flex back, its a difference, however you have accept some vibrations
Forum: JCW Garage
07-05-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,434
Posted By Clutch Wotan

without LSD cornering fast with a MINI is...

without LSD cornering fast with a MINI is impossible.
07-04-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,065
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Thanks for the link. Unfortunately not for...

Thanks for the link.

Unfortunately not for Apple, otherwise it offers many options, and the possibility to connect it deeper with the car.

I wonder if many people consider such a buy upfront,...
Forum: JCW Garage
05-02-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,927
Posted By Clutch Wotan

There are much more options but not TÜV/MOT...

There are much more options but not TÜV/MOT conform for the JCW brake, 1,5 kgs per brake kgs is not bad, my 0,5 kg Lightblox battery is also quite expensive but saves 25 kgs. The TAROX design:...
Forum: JCW Garage
04-30-2018, 03:51 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,927
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Iam using TAROX and they 1,5 kgs lighter :) than...

Iam using TAROX and they 1,5 kgs lighter :) than the Prokit ones :)
...
04-03-2018, 05:31 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,758
Posted By Clutch Wotan

"I also got bolts from ECS that are like 2-3mm...

"I also got bolts from ECS that are like 2-3mm longer, since these are about that thick, but I don't know how totally necessary that is"

I would go for that bolts from ECS 3,5 turn you need...
Forum: Suspension
04-02-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 968
Posted By Clutch Wotan

what is rebuild on a GENUINE joint :-) or are...

what is rebuild on a GENUINE joint :-) or are MINI workshops not in a position to swap them. Noises and vibrations also can result from the driveshaft.
...
Forum: Suspension
04-02-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 968
Posted By Clutch Wotan

No true you get single joints, for BMW and MINI...

No true you get single joints, for BMW and MINI but the F56 is simply a sweet cherry on the top where they sell you complete assemblies to make money out of their own faulty design. If MINI can do...
04-02-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 567
Posted By Clutch Wotan

is he certified ?

is he certified ?
Forum: Suspension
04-02-2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 968
Posted By Clutch Wotan

How do you know that the joint didn't got hurt,...

How do you know that the joint didn't got hurt, on my 1st out of 4 experiences it was also only the boot, if the grease comes out the chance that the bearing gets hurt is big. I also replaced it...
04-02-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,389
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Does somebody use the original driving modes, to...

Does somebody use the original driving modes, to switch mapping, say from 210 to 300 HP :-)
04-02-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 567
Posted By Clutch Wotan

side scuttles ?

side scuttles ?
03-29-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,363
Posted By Clutch Wotan

ARAL SUPER PLUS 102 they launched it 20...

ARAL SUPER PLUS 102

they launched it 20 years ago for motorsport, we used it for karting, today you can buy it at any Tank station.:razz:

it contains BASF Keropur which has a cleaning effect,...
Forum: Suspension
03-29-2018, 01:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 968
Posted By Clutch Wotan

quality problems beside #1 Crankshaft brg ...

quality problems beside #1 Crankshaft brg

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/2000x1156/80-img_2810_5ec31bae369f1ce30445ea630ec0b9a67a360b8a.jpg

another problem...
Forum: Suspension
03-28-2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 968
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Thx for the info ! The left drive shaft i...

Thx for the info !

The left drive shaft i have changed 4 times, you don't get single joints you have to buy the expensive assembly. whereby it only concern the joint and boot a the engine side.
...
03-26-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By Clutch Wotan

yes that what I said so you knew already sorry....

yes that what I said so you knew already sorry. However if the Asia/ US production can compensate EU business i doubt.

Anyhow a remarkable step.
03-26-2018, 07:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 844
Posted By Clutch Wotan

MINI affected in the US ?

BMW will to stop production of cars which use direct fuel injection, this concerns only petrol engines and includes MINI as well.

Reason missing „particle filter“ for the new Euronorm 6c,including...
Forum: JCW Garage
03-25-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 734
Posted By Clutch Wotan

I am sure you have everything (Corvette 1981...

I am sure you have everything (Corvette 1981 leaf springs however) - no the fiber springs came to my attention with this topic. Renault used them on a 2.0 front wheel record try, some years ago....
Forum: JCW Garage
03-24-2018, 02:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 734
Posted By Clutch Wotan

How far are you with new compounds in the the US...

How far are you with new compounds in the the US ? Especially with the tariffs on steel ?

https://goo.gl/images/3VuixM
Forum: Suspension
03-24-2018, 02:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 735
Posted By Clutch Wotan

As far as I understand it, the kit from MINI "JCW...

As far as I understand it, the kit from MINI "JCW Pro Kit suspension", is straight KW other colour. The beauty of this kit is, that it kills the "dynamic damper control" DDC, so if you had that...
03-19-2018, 04:38 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,758
Posted By Clutch Wotan

That are exclusive custom made wheels which can...

That are exclusive custom made wheels which can take up to 235 tire size.

Here another development 7,5x17 also available in Magnesium for 5,9 kgs
...
03-18-2018, 12:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,758
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Here you can see 8x17 with 225/45 and yours ...

Here you can see 8x17 with 225/45 and yours
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/2000x1399/80-img_2796_5fce3e81c54340f6857511bcb1f5ca50a74ae865.jpg

Michelin...
03-02-2018, 05:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,295
Posted By Clutch Wotan

I think the future is something else - ASC ...

I think the future is something else - ASC

Arctic Subcooling via a bypass from the evaporator, Mahle working on it others as well :) easy if you know how.
03-02-2018, 05:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,399
Posted By Clutch Wotan

the MCS has smaller IN/Outlet than the JCW and...

the MCS has smaller IN/Outlet than the JCW and another stepping to compensate the radiator height.

As all of the aftermarket solutions consider the A/C Condenser the whole issue is fixed,...
02-28-2018, 02:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 506
Posted By Clutch Wotan

i will make one for you after i have chopped the...

i will make one for you after i have chopped the roof :thumbsup:
02-19-2018, 03:54 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,295
Posted By Clutch Wotan

You cannot compare the R56 with the F56. The...

You cannot compare the R56 with the F56. The standard CAC is ok. For a cooper S you can consider to use a solution from Forge & Co, for JCW not necessary or better than than the heavy cubes.
Forum: JCW Garage
02-19-2018, 03:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 991
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Mybe you can use them as well, as fitment points...

Mybe you can use them as well, as fitment points for underfloor channels ? Can you remove them in the wet chop chop ?

As a matter of interest can somebody approve handling surplus ?
02-12-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 732
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Vinyl warp is difficult to use on that, i will...

Vinyl warp is difficult to use on that, i will try a new hyper gloss liquid rubber to to spray on (HALO EFX), it might be a good way to cover some parts in "Piano Black"

The hood itselve is used...
02-10-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 732
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Carbon Hood "Duell Style" JSK

As i needed a sample for my own idea of a hood, i ordered via Alibaba a hood from China. it took 50 days fr. payment to delivery house door Germany.

I choose a all in Service from TNT.

-...
Forum: News
02-02-2018, 05:22 AM
Replies: 427
Views: 28,813
Posted By Clutch Wotan

The F56 Challenge UK solved that problem that as...

The F56 Challenge UK solved that problem that as well:)
Forum: News
02-01-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 427
Views: 28,813
Posted By Clutch Wotan

They started for sure with new shaft your...

They started for sure with new shaft your right:thumbsup:
Forum: News
02-01-2018, 02:06 AM
Replies: 427
Views: 28,813
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Bad Luck "Our race weekend outcome stings....

Bad Luck

"Our race weekend outcome stings. Our MINIs are extremely reliable, so to fall out of this race with mechanical issues is extremely disappointing. After the race, we discovered both...
01-31-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,392
Posted By Clutch Wotan

Good idea and possible if you find the right...

Good idea and possible if you find the right shore strength "Smooth On", but as long there are brgs available for 60 bugs, i take them, still believe you pay at the end for that direct punch,...
01-31-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,653
Posted By Clutch Wotan

As a matter of interest the remote radiator for...

As a matter of interest the remote radiator for the JCW has been deleted :-) the saved money goes into new 3D printed personal cup holders (MINI Yours)
...
01-30-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,392
Posted By Clutch Wotan

When i drove my first F56 Cooper S that where...

When i drove my first F56 Cooper S that where also my first complaints, I had :thumbsup:

The entire car is in the crisp grip of the software. The std setup loose to create that Go Kart feeling....
Forum: News
01-30-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 427
Views: 28,813
Posted By Clutch Wotan

well the MINI Team USA will certainly use...

well the MINI Team USA will certainly use whatever is quicker.
Forum: JCW Garage
01-29-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 502
Views: 109,785
Posted By Clutch Wotan

I use 8x17 et 40 with 235 tyre, what you rub is...

I use 8x17 et 40 with 235 tyre, what you rub is the wheelhouse carpet, once driven in hard, its fine and you can peel of the carpet of the rear tires, the kids love it.

But i agree that 17x7.5...
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