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09-20-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 942
Posted By MGMRAM

I had the problem checked in this order... Old...

I had the problem checked in this order...
Old cooler...no problems found
Had the cylinder head removed and checked the gasket for defects...none found
Sent the head to a machine shop to be...
09-19-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 942
Posted By MGMRAM

The coolant has the consistency of pudding....

The coolant has the consistency of pudding....
09-19-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 942
Posted By MGMRAM

Oil in coolant problem...

2005 Cooper S
I have oil in the cooling system after driving cross country. There are only 53,000 miles on my car. There is no water in the oil. It seems odd that the oil would go into the...
08-30-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 634
Posted By MGMRAM

Updated DVDs?

Found this on E-Bay and thought it was a pretty decent price. Has anyone tried these?
...
09-28-2011, 06:13 AM
Replies: 1,538
Views: 160,240
Posted By MGMRAM

5. Only three speeds for the wipers. Why can't...

5. Only three speeds for the wipers. Why can't they just use a basic 6-speed stalk like on the last two I owned?

I was told the "delay" was in direct correlation to the speed my car was...
12-30-2010, 11:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 611
Posted By MGMRAM

2005 MCS with auto climate control does the same...

2005 MCS with auto climate control does the same thing everyday. Does anyone have an answer?
11-18-2008, 11:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 956
Posted By MGMRAM

I have to agree with mikeythemini...looks like an...

I have to agree with mikeythemini...looks like an afterthought hanging off your visor.
04-10-2008, 12:13 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,869
Posted By MGMRAM

Keep the Mini

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/data/500/medium/17322DSC00009.jpg (https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/showphoto.php/photo/13535/size/big/cat//ppuser/17322)

I had them...
Forum: Hawaii
09-26-2007, 04:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,161
Posted By MGMRAM

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/show...

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/showgallery.php/ppuser/17322/cat/500

Here is how they look together...parking is cool!...
09-26-2007, 04:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 9,178
Posted By MGMRAM

Troubleshooting Guide?

Where do you get this troubleshooting guide? My sunroof is rattling like crazy. The dealership more or less told me that because the car is over a year old, the problem is on me.
09-05-2007, 12:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,492
Posted By MGMRAM

Idea

Here is how I mounted my RAZR. It is easily adaptable to any phone.

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=22845&size=big&cat=500&ppuser=17322
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By MGMRAM

Shelf Install

It took about 15 minutes to install the shelf with a final cost, with currency conversion and shipping is $134.24. And that is shipped from GB! Here is the link to order from.... ...
Replies: 11
Views: 729
Posted By MGMRAM

Front Parcel Shelf

My parcel shelf arrives TODAY :thumbsup: I will put it in tonight!!
01-31-2007, 12:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,108
Posted By MGMRAM

My cupholder! BlueTooth ...Ready!

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/data/500/medium/Mini_Phone_Cradle1.jpg (https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=22845&size=big&cat=500&ppuser=17322)
Forum: Hawaii
01-19-2007, 06:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,688
Posted By MGMRAM

Euro Shelf

Do you still have the Euro Shelf?
07-27-2006, 01:03 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,180
Posted By MGMRAM

http://www.gdlalliance.com/GDL_Rocks/zzyzx_road1.j...

http://www.gdlalliance.com/GDL_Rocks/zzyzx_road1.jpg

At least see this sign. The road is approximatly midway between Los Angeles and Las Vegas on the Mojave Freeway (I-15).
07-18-2006, 01:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,004
Posted By MGMRAM

I bought my MCS in Germany and had it shipped to...

I bought my MCS in Germany and had it shipped to the US. I had to purchase the DVD for US maps...that was it! Put the DVD in the tray (under the seat) and wait for several minutes...hours for the NAV...
06-11-2006, 03:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 10,838
Posted By MGMRAM

Here is my version of a modified cup holder

The wire portion of the cup-holder is spring loaded so just pull from the top and bottom to get rid of the wire portion.
...
Forum: Electrical
06-11-2006, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,152
Posted By MGMRAM

Bluetooth Basics

Here is the link that got me everything I need to get my Bluetooth working in my '05 MCS. I am using a RAZR with mine and it works great!
05-02-2006, 08:51 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,352
Posted By MGMRAM

Should be no problem. I went through customs...

Should be no problem. I went through customs when traveling back and forth to Europe and across the states with my GPS and radar dectector in my carry-on. There was absolutely no problems on either...
04-10-2006, 10:41 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,096
Posted By MGMRAM

I have the factory Nav and a Garmin 2620, they...

I have the factory Nav and a Garmin 2620, they both work great. It is strange to see how they will sometimes give different routes to the same destination.:confused:
04-10-2006, 10:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,448
Posted By MGMRAM

Run Flat Replacement

Run flats in Hawaii are $392.00 + tax. My recommendation to all new Mini owners is to go straight to the Goodyear dealer and purchase "Road Hazzard Warranty" It costs around $40.00 per tire which...
04-01-2006, 10:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,432
Posted By MGMRAM

Pics

Here are some photos on how I built the phone holder. I hope this helps. Sorry it took so long..semester finals!



https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/data/500/thumbs/Phone_1.GIF...
03-28-2006, 03:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,432
Posted By MGMRAM

The hood doesn't just come off. That was just to...

The hood doesn't just come off. That was just to change a headlight. The engine is in the rear. All 3 cylinders of it.

I will be posting pics soon about the phone cradle / holder
03-27-2006, 07:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,432
Posted By MGMRAM

Use for Useless Cupholder!

I finally found a use for that useless cup holder that Mini came out with:thumbsup: I hold my RAZR perfectly!:nod:



...
03-26-2006, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 613
Posted By MGMRAM

Microphone Location

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=10952&stc=1&thumb=1&d=1140371737 (https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=10952&d=1140371737)...
Forum: Electrical
03-18-2006, 11:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 696
Posted By MGMRAM

Side Marker Light

I had the dealer warranty replace mine, the pressure hose for the headlight washers was improperly routed and pushed the light out and broke the clips in the process. I had to explain and show the...
03-07-2006, 06:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,345
Posted By MGMRAM

The one I owned ran on regular gasoline not...

The one I owned ran on regular gasoline not diesel
Of the MCC (Micro Compact Car) Smarts that I saw in Germany were gasolkine

Top speed was 87MPH

Average MPG driving in the city 55mpg
...
03-07-2006, 11:14 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,345
Posted By MGMRAM

Roadsters are still only have a 3 cylinder engine

Roadsters are still only have a 3 cylinder engine
03-07-2006, 11:04 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,345
Posted By MGMRAM

Kind of like a sewing machine!

Kind of like a sewing machine!
03-07-2006, 07:24 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,345
Posted By MGMRAM

Smart Parking

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/data/500/thumbs/P2180064.JPG (https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=21537&cat=500&ppuser=17322)
02-27-2006, 11:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,403
Posted By MGMRAM

Any tires left?

Any tires left?
02-26-2006, 10:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By MGMRAM

Do it...tire and wheel costs are extremly high. ...

Do it...tire and wheel costs are extremly high. Touch one curb or damage a tire it almost payed for itself. I wish I had the option when I purchased my MCS in Germany a year ago.
02-21-2006, 05:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By MGMRAM

The tire is still on the car, not enough money in...

The tire is still on the car, not enough money in my pocket to go out and get a new on yet. I will try to find the warranty information with the papers I got with my Mini. (Purchased in Germany) I...
Forum: Electrical
02-21-2006, 05:19 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,790
Posted By MGMRAM

The kit I installed utilizes the MFSW and does...

The kit I installed utilizes the MFSW and does not need to use the bump switch. The CK-7W and this one from NewMiniStuff http://www.newministuff.com/new/shop.php?action=productshow&id=205...
Forum: Electrical
02-21-2006, 11:29 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,790
Posted By MGMRAM

With the kit that I installed everything is...

With the kit that I installed everything is hidden except a small portion of the microphone wire. (I will fix that soon) There is no other visible hardware in the car. Only problem is the phonebook...
02-20-2006, 09:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By MGMRAM

I will have to at least try Goodyear, but am not...

I will have to at least try Goodyear, but am not going to hold my breath waiting for the city to pay!
02-20-2006, 08:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,313
Posted By MGMRAM

No Tire Warranty!!!!!!

4900 miles, run flats, right front tire buldge, dealer says no warranty, must have hit pothole (did not happen) told me to pay to have repaired, send bill to city stating I hit a pothole, about 6...
02-19-2006, 01:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,320
Posted By MGMRAM

Being in the military causes me to move at least...

Being in the military causes me to move at least every two to three years, it has proven to be invaluable for learning new areas! I also nave a Garmin 2620 for use in my other vehicle. I can also use...
Forum: Electrical
02-19-2006, 09:58 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,790
Posted By MGMRAM

Pics

I hope these pictures help. I used velcro supplied with the CK-7W to hold the microphone in place.
Forum: Electrical
02-18-2006, 09:38 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,790
Posted By MGMRAM

Installation Complete!!

:thumbsup: It took about an hour to install the complete setup:razz: I installed the CK-7W unit on the cover below the steering column. I used velcro to hold it in place and zip tied the wires...
Forum: Electrical
02-15-2006, 11:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 707
Posted By MGMRAM

Be sure to vent whatever box you do...

Be sure to vent whatever box you do make....explosive gasses!
02-15-2006, 11:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By MGMRAM

I only invested around $300.00 for the whole...

I only invested around $300.00 for the whole setup, by far less than Mini!
02-15-2006, 11:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 588
Posted By MGMRAM

I received all the help I needed from here: ...

I received all the help I needed from here:
https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/showthread.php?t=56859
02-15-2006, 11:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,351
Posted By MGMRAM

Is it possible that there are a whole lot of...

Is it possible that there are a whole lot of malfunctioniing wipers out here?
02-14-2006, 11:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,351
Posted By MGMRAM

Variable Speed Wipers?

Is there any option that converts the standard wiper delay to something more variable? Driving in a slight rain the delay wipers work fine. There are times when more frequent sweeps from the wipers...
Forum: Electrical
02-14-2006, 11:31 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,790
Posted By MGMRAM

I finally received all of the components needed...

I finally received all of the components needed to setup my bluetooth in my '05 MCS. HK w/ Factory NAV (Parts from www.newministuff.com (http://www.newministuff.com) and E-Bay CK-7W) Total cost...
02-04-2006, 07:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,000
Posted By MGMRAM

I had the same questions and they were answered...

I had the same questions and they were answered with the help of may others! Thank you everyone. I am still waiting for the kit to arrive from the UK, but it is by far less expensive than $1250. I...
02-01-2006, 09:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,326
Posted By MGMRAM

Read the fine print: MINI COOPER Mini...

Read the fine print:

MINI COOPER Mini Cooper 02-05
Plug In Location: Radio
Important Notes: Must be External CD changer capable without Factory Navigation
Functions Disabled: CD...
Forum: Electrical
01-28-2006, 07:49 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 21,790
Posted By MGMRAM

Do you have any pics?

Do you have any pics?
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