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Posted By SB

Long time no hear, DB. I sold my 06 JCW last...

Long time no hear, DB. I sold my 06 JCW last year and it's rough driving something else after driving MINI's since '03. I thought I would pop in and look around as I'm contemplating a MINI again...
12-04-2008, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 914
Posted By SB

Third brake light/boot washer

I don't know if this is a strange coincidence or what. Yesterday I came out of work and my third brake light was lite. After finally switching on the ignition and depressing the brake pedal several...
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Views: 571
Posted By SB

MINI of Nashville has greatly improved their...

MINI of Nashville has greatly improved their service within the last year, imo. It's roughly 100 miles away and an easy commute up I65. Jst4fun is right. Speak with John Monk. He is a MINI...
Forum: JCW Garage
08-15-2008, 07:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,032
Posted By SB

I've replaced the JCW exhaust with the Milltek...

I've replaced the JCW exhaust with the Milltek and replaced the filter for the new Alta filter for the JCW box. I like the combination. You can make out the sound on occassion when the loud V8...
08-06-2008, 09:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,575
Posted By SB

225/45/16 info or pics

I've searched but did not come across any pictures of 225/45/16's on any cars. It's that time of year again to replace my tires and I'm considering going wider. If possible. I'm running 205/50/16's...
Forum: JCW Garage
07-24-2008, 09:37 PM
Replies: 350
Views: 104,857
Posted By SB

Here is my 06 JCW. ...

Here is my 06 JCW.

http://www.myr53.com/attach/JCW.jpg



I agree with that. :thumbsup:

http://www.myr53.com/attach/wetcross1700.jpg
Replies: 28
Views: 952
Posted By SB

Looking forward to them. I hope you all had fun....

Looking forward to them. I hope you all had fun. I have full day plans tomorrow which kept me home getting stuff done or I would have tried to go today.
Replies: 11
Views: 596
Posted By SB

Better tires Sway bar Actual Size sticker. ...

Better tires
Sway bar
Actual Size sticker. :grin:

Then from there.

Intake
Exhaust
15% pulley.
Replies: 43
Views: 1,331
Posted By SB

Well, they are Mercedes. I'm pretty sure. ...

Well, they are Mercedes. I'm pretty sure.

There is one I see everyday running around up here. A dealership in Nashville sells them.
Replies: 7
Views: 1,333
Posted By SB

I couldn't resist. :grin:

I couldn't resist. :grin:
05-11-2008, 09:43 AM
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Posted By SB

That is so wrong it is hilarious. :lol::thumbsup:

That is so wrong it is hilarious. :lol::thumbsup:
05-10-2008, 09:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,954
Posted By SB

Drop the rear hangers and add as many washers as...

Drop the rear hangers and add as many washers as you can between them and the body. It will hang lower but it may be a quick fix for a few dollars worth of washers.
05-07-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 9,258
Posted By SB

Looking forward to giving it a try. I placed an...

Looking forward to giving it a try. I placed an order for the filter and hose this afternoon. :thumbsup:
04-21-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 574
Posted By SB

I'm no longer a fan of football like I once was. ...

I'm no longer a fan of football like I once was. But does being a fan of anyone playing against Alabama work just as good? :lol:

I'm definitely committed to this if it happens. You may want to...
04-21-2008, 09:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 574
Posted By SB

I'm in Alabama but only 1.5 hours south of...

I'm in Alabama but only 1.5 hours south of Nashville. Count me in. :thumbsup:
04-14-2008, 08:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,112
Posted By SB

My wife will be picking up her 09 Forester this...

My wife will be picking up her 09 Forester this Friday so we'll also be a MINI/Forester family. I prefer and have an easier time with putting my 17 month old daughter in the MINI. I find it easier...
Forum: Electrical
04-05-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,925
Posted By SB

Speaking of coincidence. My 06 has done the same...

Speaking of coincidence. My 06 has done the same thing this week. The passenger side brake light does not work. I checked and it is getting only 10v compared to the12v on the driver side. I've...
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Posted By SB

I have a Willow. :thumbsup:

I have a Willow. :thumbsup:
03-28-2008, 08:36 PM
Replies: 51
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Posted By SB

Hide their keys. :thumbsup:

Hide their keys. :thumbsup:
Forum: MTTS 2008
03-16-2008, 08:54 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 12,045
Posted By SB

I was just reading MF about MTTS. I'm within 3.5...

I was just reading MF about MTTS. I'm within 3.5 hours of the Dragon but may skip it this year in favor for MTTS in Chicago. :thumbsup: Even though I live in Alabama, Chicago is a lot closer to me...
02-28-2008, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 625
Posted By SB

Thanks. That should be easy to see. :eek2:

Thanks. That should be easy to see. :eek2:
02-28-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 625
Posted By SB

I'll have to check into that, Clo, if that is my...

I'll have to check into that, Clo, if that is my case. It was purchased in late 05 but I can't remember who. It was one of two places but I purchased a few items during that time from each. :o
...
02-28-2008, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 625
Posted By SB

Miltek resonator

I'm curious about how one would know a resonator has gone bad. I've seen posted here about several people with Miltek's which had to have the resonator replaced. Mine obviously is out of warranty...
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Views: 599
Posted By SB

room

nm, clicked post instead of pm. That's what I get for being in a hurry. :lol:
02-12-2008, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By SB

What's your location? I have one but it is the...

What's your location? I have one but it is the one piece system off my 06 JCW which would be too expensive to ship considering the size. If you are close to north Alabama then maybe we can work...
Replies: 10
Views: 656
Posted By SB

I wonder how far we could shoot a pumpkin out of...

I wonder how far we could shoot a pumpkin out of it. :lol:
Replies: 10
Views: 656
Posted By SB

That's pretty cool, Yucca. Back in July I...

That's pretty cool, Yucca.

Back in July I spotted one of them driving through town.

http://www.myr53.com/attach/hsvrbull.jpg
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Views: 859
Posted By SB

It would have been really cool had they come with...

It would have been really cool had they come with a thermos. I talked my MA out of one. :thumbsup:
12-30-2007, 11:43 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,921
Posted By SB

+1 :thumbsup:

+1 :thumbsup:
12-26-2007, 05:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,284
Posted By SB

Sounds like a challenge for a vendor to make the...

Sounds like a challenge for a vendor to make the rear seat rear facing while maintaining the seat belts. :razz:
12-21-2007, 04:47 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 14,330
Posted By SB

That is awesome work by Jan. :thumbsup: And good...

That is awesome work by Jan. :thumbsup: And good to hear about your JCW doing so well considering where it started. I took my 06 JCW to a dyno last year and it ran close to yours. 165 hp and 153...
12-18-2007, 09:37 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,410
Posted By SB

Sort of a Lotus look-a-like? That'd be cool.

Sort of a Lotus look-a-like? That'd be cool.
12-15-2007, 07:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,714
Posted By SB

Looks nice. :thumbsup:

Looks nice. :thumbsup:
12-07-2007, 08:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,076
Posted By SB

Come up here to the other Alabama, as we call it...

Come up here to the other Alabama, as we call it here in Madison, Morgan and Limestone counties, Yucca. We use TVA power plants as a source which consists of nuclear, hydro and I believe natural...
12-06-2007, 06:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,076
Posted By SB

Sold by Wal-Mart? I didn't know that MINIs are...

Sold by Wal-Mart? I didn't know that MINIs are now being made in China. :razz:
Forum: JCW Garage
12-06-2007, 05:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,208
Posted By SB

Mine came off. Well, I pulled it before it came...

Mine came off. Well, I pulled it before it came off. It was not the ideal situation for installation to begin with.

A friend and I installed it at a mod party and that was the first problem. It...
12-05-2007, 09:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,380
Posted By SB

Better yet. A trunk monkey. Or in this case. ...

Better yet. A trunk monkey. Or in this case. A boot monkey. :thumbsup:
12-02-2007, 08:34 PM
Replies: 1,255
Views: 106,131
Posted By SB

A Christmas present from Santa to our 13 month...

A Christmas present from Santa to our 13 month old daughter. It came with little kid stickers so I thought, and got the ok from my wife :razz:, that she should have more appropriate stickers.
...
11-29-2007, 09:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,710
Posted By SB

I hate that I missed the opportunity in Atlanta? ...

I hate that I missed the opportunity in Atlanta? Work gets in the way of making it to Dallas so maybe another will pop up close by soon. :thumbsup:
Replies: 19
Views: 1,101
Posted By SB

Check this thread...

Check this thread (https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/showthread.php?t=121334).
11-29-2007, 04:41 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 6,226
Posted By SB

Spend more money on mods. Your wallet will weigh...

Spend more money on mods. Your wallet will weigh less. :razz:
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By SB

On a Monday? :confused: I just looked and this...

On a Monday? :confused: I just looked and this seems to be a specialized event geared towards racing in next years Challenge series. It must be more in depth than the normal PW event.
11-24-2007, 07:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,426
Posted By SB

I was in the same situation, had Nikon lenses, so...

I was in the same situation, had Nikon lenses, so I went with the D80. It had been years since I used my old 6006 so I wanted something that was easy yet still had the capability for fine tuning...
11-24-2007, 08:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 812
Posted By SB

Do the new rubber mats not have dimples on the...

Do the new rubber mats not have dimples on the bottom. :confused: If not then maybe go back to the dealer and let them know of your situation. And see if the R53 versions with the dimples will fit...
Forum: JCW Garage
11-23-2007, 04:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,691
Posted By SB

My 06 JCW gets roughly 1 mpg less than my...

My 06 JCW gets roughly 1 mpg less than my previous MCS on the same route to work everyday. :thumbsup: But I do find myself shifting about 1k higher in the rpm range on the JCW. That may be where...
11-23-2007, 04:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,698
Posted By SB

I wonder if they'll be offering a discount on it...

I wonder if they'll be offering a discount on it this time next year. :razz:
Replies: 26
Views: 1,300
Posted By SB

Just to throw you off. I'll post it here also. ...

Just to throw you off. I'll post it here also. :razz:

+1
Forum: JCW Garage
11-22-2007, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,000
Posted By SB

No stock wheels, 16" or 15", are recommended by...

No stock wheels, 16" or 15", are recommended by MINIUSA. Which kind of sucked for the JCW package because this made 17" wheels mandatory. Though I do believe the JCW in Germany you could get the...
Replies: 1
Views: 569
Posted By SB

Barbers Track Day

Is anyone going? Not bad for $250. Link (http://www.alscca.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=16964#16964).
11-19-2007, 08:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,070
Posted By SB

That's the first thing I noticed. :thumbsup: I...

That's the first thing I noticed. :thumbsup: I park the same way when possible.
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