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10-19-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 29
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Posted By minimarks

A non tuner experimenting with an ebay tuning...

A non tuner experimenting with an ebay tuning device is asking for serious problems. Beware, your motor is at stake, it only takes a few minutes to blow one up. 2cents
09-08-2012, 04:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,552
Posted By minimarks

Why does their sight have an advertisement for...

Why does their sight have an advertisement for Cfchips, 60 hp for $69.00, are they aviliated?
05-16-2012, 11:00 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,507
Posted By minimarks

Sneed's is a roller dyno and the one Jan prefers ...

Sneed's is a roller dyno and the one Jan prefers actually hooks to the hubs eliminating the wheels and tires along with the big roller from the equation. Jan likes it best and if thats what he wants...
05-16-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,507
Posted By minimarks

Actually I did get my car tuned by Jan at the...

Actually I did get my car tuned by Jan at the first Thomasville RMW tune day! Then I organized the second one and got a RMW cam and Jan retuned it at that one. Unfortunately, Speedworks who had the...
05-16-2012, 03:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,507
Posted By minimarks

Been running an RMW tune tune for over 65,000...

Been running an RMW tune tune for over 65,000 miles including more than a few track days with zero problems. The RMW tune is simple the best there is and they have the results, track records, podium...
01-17-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,912
Posted By minimarks

That is awesome on a stock pulley and that...

That is awesome on a stock pulley and that dyno!!! Must be sweeeeet to step down on that!!:nod:
11-10-2011, 09:47 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

What and whose car have you been tuning on while...

What and whose car have you been tuning on while yours is broken? Does it or them have a Sprintex too? Exactly how many Minis have you personally tuned?

Thanks, just trying to discern where you...
11-10-2011, 07:05 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Then there is the new solution coming that allows...

Then there is the new solution coming that allows for detection of no Meth and Automatic map switching..... :thumbsup:
11-10-2011, 03:14 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

*READER BEWARE, SOME TUNING ADVICE ON THIS THREAD...

*READER BEWARE, SOME TUNING ADVICE ON THIS THREAD MAY OR MAY NOT BE DETRIMENTAL TO THE HEALTH OF YOUR MOTOR*

2cents
11-09-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Thanks, sounds like good advice! Without...

Thanks, sounds like good advice!

Without discussing the Sprintex or it's merits good or bad, this thread deserves a very big *READER BEWARE* on the tuning advice being given by some on this...
09-29-2011, 08:36 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Be nice to hear from some of the folks overseas...

Be nice to hear from some of the folks overseas that have purchased the Sprintex and see if they are experiencing any blown motors too?
09-28-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Nope, not a word I've seen anyway..... Lot's of...

Nope, not a word I've seen anyway..... Lot's of chatter, then..........nothing.:confused:
09-27-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Exactly.

Exactly.
09-27-2011, 02:54 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

...all this gleaned from blowing up one Mini...

...all this gleaned from blowing up one Mini Cooper motor.......twice?:roll:
09-27-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Yes sir, smaller pulley.

Yes sir, smaller pulley.
09-27-2011, 09:26 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Apparently they can be tuned as Ian Stewart beat...

Apparently they can be tuned as Ian Stewart beat the heck out of his car with a Sprintex on it for eight months; at which time the Super Charger failed, the motor is still alive and well today.... ;)
09-26-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Sorry but I'm a bit confused; didn't you purchase...

Sorry but I'm a bit confused; didn't you purchase your Sprintex from M7?

Great looking Mini by the way!!!
09-25-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Thanks for the update and truly hate this...

Thanks for the update and truly hate this happened to you and an otherwise great running JCW..........sounds like on expensive pain in the butt. Hope you get everything resolved to your satisfaction....
09-24-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Bump...

Bump...
09-21-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 35,509
Posted By minimarks

Do we have any updates on your car. Is it running...

Do we have any updates on your car. Is it running well, what kind of numbers are you getting?

Thanks!
09-09-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 597
Views: 128,353
Posted By minimarks

Bump

Bump
08-02-2011, 07:50 AM
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Views: 4,498,490
Posted By minimarks

66,500 here.:)

66,500 here.:)
08-02-2011, 06:46 AM
Replies: 2,141
Views: 150,114
Posted By minimarks

Yep, still wave!:thumbsup:

Yep, still wave!:thumbsup:
07-29-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 30,696
Posted By minimarks

So the Droid did that, thought it was...

So the Droid did that, thought it was Photoshopped....

Very cool pic!!!:cool:
07-28-2011, 03:22 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Exactly. First run and it was pig rich with a new...

Exactly. First run and it was pig rich with a new Cam profile to boot. Many variables to be sorted so there is much more to be had!!!:grin:
07-27-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Think 430 is very possible!!!:eek2:

Think 430 is very possible!!!:eek2:
07-27-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

This // :nod:

This // :nod:
07-27-2011, 06:43 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

This was 400 on only 18 pounds of boost....:wink:...

This was 400 on only 18 pounds of boost....:wink:


.......hence the more to come statement.
07-27-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Note title of thread: "400+ HP Supercharged...

Note title of thread: "400+ HP Supercharged Mini".
07-27-2011, 06:04 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

You can post it if ya want....

You can post it if ya want....
07-27-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Civil is my middle name! There is a dyno...

Civil is my middle name!

There is a dyno sheet and video to support, don't want to get any infractions for posting info either. So in the interest of civility I thought it might be best to wait...
07-27-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

:lol::lol::lol: It's not weather you need...

:lol::lol::lol:

It's not weather you need 400+ HP to go to the grocery store; it's a matter of do you want 400+ HP to go to the grocery store.... :)
07-27-2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,113
Posted By minimarks

Yep got to say my experience with RMW and Jan...

Yep got to say my experience with RMW and Jan have been the same! Great tunes, great parts, great service and someone that always has taken time to answer my questions or lend a hand even when it...
07-27-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

A few years and many miles from now we'll be sure...

A few years and many miles from now we'll be sure to let you know!!:thumbsup:

.....until then the plan is to drive the heck out of it and set a bunch of track records along the way! :)
07-27-2011, 03:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Time will tell on reliability but from the...

Time will tell on reliability but from the reliability it demonstrated coming to the Dragon on 91, my money is on the owner!!!

You really should go over and check it out, there's more HP coming!!!...
07-27-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Actually when was the last time you saw this car...

Actually when was the last time you saw this car parked, driven or otherwise?

Having spent time at the Dragon with the car where the owner had driven it (6000 miles round trip?), I actually do...
07-27-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Appreciate your statements Mike no matter how...

Appreciate your statements Mike no matter how incorrect they are. It is true that at 400+HP a Mini will be a handful when driven hard. That said this very same car with a very similar set up and just...
07-27-2011, 09:36 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Hopefully the final tweaks will be done very soon...

Hopefully the final tweaks will be done very soon and I can put them up here!!.:nod:
07-27-2011, 06:27 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

:thumbsup:Love it!! The one referred to here...

:thumbsup:Love it!!

The one referred to here in this thread actually has a functioning hood, goes on the track (road course) and is a daily driver as well!!:nod:
07-26-2011, 09:35 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Dyno sheet and video is not hidden but when it's...

Dyno sheet and video is not hidden but when it's all done i'll try and get them up here!! :thumbsup:
07-26-2011, 06:57 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

Same here, both lines straight through the...

Same here, both lines straight through the roof!!!: :nod:
07-26-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

......and at this moment, a tick less boost than...

......and at this moment, a tick less boost than yours!!:lol:
07-26-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,872
Posted By minimarks

400+ HP Supercharged Mini!!

Grapevine says a certain Supercharged Mini went over 400 HP at the hub on it's first pull with new set up!!! Much more to follow!!!:wink::nod::thumbsup::eek2:
07-25-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,743
Posted By minimarks

Yep been running an RMW tune for five years, lots...

Yep been running an RMW tune for five years, lots of road miles and my fair shares of track days without one single problem from it!! As I've added more mods Jan has kept the tune up as we go, again...
07-14-2011, 12:37 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,123
Posted By minimarks

Do you know exactly how many maps Jan provided to...

Do you know exactly how many maps Jan provided to the OP at no additional charge, do you know exactly how many maps Jan put on the OP's car at 12:00 at night in a parking lot in Charlotte at no...
07-14-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,123
Posted By minimarks

So Cobb didn't spend "a month dissecting Jan's...

So Cobb didn't spend "a month dissecting Jan's tune" before rendering it unsafe?

They just set it on a shelf for a month and then said from past experience that it was unsafe?

If it wasn't...
07-14-2011, 09:46 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,123
Posted By minimarks

Now I'm confused.....you stated earlier that...

Now I'm confused.....you stated earlier that after sending Jan's map to another tuner (Cobb I think it was) that they said it was unsafe; but you still prefer that RMW tune to all the others?
07-14-2011, 09:28 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,123
Posted By minimarks

When the Accessport first came out you had a...

When the Accessport first came out you had a thread raving about how great it was, even calling me "old school" for thinking that Jan still offered the best tune. At what point did you decide that in...
07-14-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,123
Posted By minimarks

So you admit that you were sharing at least one...

So you admit that you were sharing at least one tuner's maps with other tuners?
Forum: JCW Garage
07-01-2011, 10:48 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 24,423
Posted By minimarks

What was the "set up you blew it up...

What was the "set up you blew it up with"?
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