North American Motoring - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: FlyingSmiley
Showing results 1 to 50 of 140
Search took 0.19 seconds.
Forum: Europe
01-23-2008, 12:12 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 6,892
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Another Pulley Party with out me !! Hope...

Another Pulley Party with out me !!

Hope installs go well for everyone with no Abuzavi R&D or Smiley mods :razz:
But just in case be sure to bring an extra 220 plug, and a marker for proper...
09-10-2007, 05:48 PM
Replies: 1,411
Views: 167,865
Posted By FlyingSmiley

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

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/gallery/data/500/medium/mytoys.jpg

I dont get to drive this one, Im just the mechanic, but it is definately a fun ride !!

Smiley
09-05-2007, 10:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,677
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Ill take that bet !! I haven't had a Big Red...

Ill take that bet !!

I haven't had a Big Red in a long time :nod:

So Blimey what shoes are you wearing ?

Smiley
09-05-2007, 11:38 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,684
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I have the Yellowstuff and I love them. when cold...

I have the Yellowstuff and I love them. when cold just a little more bite than stock, but when they heat up they are great.

Smiley
09-04-2007, 03:55 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,299
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Only time my MINI was in the shop I got a to...

Only time my MINI was in the shop I got a to drive a Ford KA

http://www.pepecar.com/img/vehiculo/ford_ka_g.jpg

I would much rather have had a Neon !!
Forum: Europe
09-02-2007, 07:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 857
Posted By FlyingSmiley

10 mins is an awesome time. Wish I was still on...

10 mins is an awesome time. Wish I was still on that side of the world, I would love to join you tomorrow.

Man I miss that track.

Smiley
08-27-2007, 09:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,010
Posted By FlyingSmiley

They think you drive a farrari ?

They think you drive a farrari ?
Forum: D-Stock
08-27-2007, 08:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Yes they will fit with the seats folded down. ...

Yes they will fit with the seats folded down.
Even with some room to spare.

Smiley
Forum: Europe
08-26-2007, 09:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Is anyone still in Germany? All I have seen for a...

Is anyone still in Germany? All I have seen for a while is where you had to go and only one got to keep his MINI.

Remember I ride the good roads through you guys :cry:

I have met up with the...
08-17-2007, 09:07 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 14,278
Posted By FlyingSmiley

At only 5'5" and 160 Pounds I think you have much...

At only 5'5" and 160 Pounds I think you have much more of an intimidation factor than me but I have still only had a couple of negative comments. While in my home town in Indiana some got some crap...
08-14-2007, 10:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,267
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I used to have a spot like that where I lived,...

I used to have a spot like that where I lived, now I just have a crowded parking lot with a bunch of huge trucks in it and no one seems to care how close they are to running over my MINI :mad:
...
08-10-2007, 12:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 909
Posted By FlyingSmiley

There is a little tab on the front that they clip...

There is a little tab on the front that they clip into. Its pretty tight the first couple times you remove it. If its loose on the reinstal then push the tab back a little bit and that will tighten...
08-09-2007, 09:19 AM
Replies: 562
Views: 131,937
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I like the office chair. My friends made a...

I like the office chair.
My friends made a love seat out of mine at least thats what I was told never got to see it as they are still in Germany.

Smiley
Replies: 4
Views: 2,406
Posted By FlyingSmiley

If you are willing to hold on to it for a couple...

If you are willing to hold on to it for a couple of weeks Ill pick it up. Im going to be in Logansport first week in Aug.

Smiley
Forum: Europe
07-24-2007, 06:01 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

In your case Daflake you just might be right...

In your case Daflake you just might be right :lol::razz:


Smiley
Forum: Europe
07-24-2007, 05:26 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

YUP, I miss you guys and the twisties, just cant...

YUP, I miss you guys and the twisties, just cant decide which one I miss more :razz:

Smiley
07-23-2007, 08:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,043
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Man I miss that track

Sounds like another great day at the Ring :thumbsup:

My experiences were about the same, other than the fact I was in my MINI every time.
That carosel is one of my favorite corners, makes it more...
Forum: Europe
07-23-2007, 01:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Believe me Rudy I feel all your pain. I was...

Believe me Rudy I feel all your pain.

I was able to find some decent twisties, well more like wiggles :razz:

best part was it was all gravel so lots of sliding and drifting !!

Glad to hear...
Forum: Detailing 101
07-21-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 755
Posted By FlyingSmiley

When mine got stained I just put new ones in...

When mine got stained I just put new ones in :razz: :lol:

Smiley
Forum: 1st Gear
07-21-2007, 08:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 874
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I have only seen 2 other MINIs since I have been...

I have only seen 2 other MINIs since I have been here in Lauisiana, both waved.

I do get complimented on my Go-kart quite often though :lol:

Smiley
Forum: 1st Gear
07-21-2007, 08:26 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,132
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Black Hawk Crewchief here ! I had thought of...

Black Hawk Crewchief here !

I had thought of asking the question before but never got around to it :thumbsup:

Smiley
07-20-2007, 03:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 636
Posted By FlyingSmiley

It will work fine. Thats the same set up I have...

It will work fine. Thats the same set up I have on mine.
07-15-2007, 11:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,761
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I tried that, but I could not stand it long...

I tried that, but I could not stand it long enough to do any good :lol:

Way to hot for any kind of extra heat in the car

Smiley
07-15-2007, 10:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,761
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I hadnt thought about the dew point thing but it...

I hadnt thought about the dew point thing but it makes sence, guess I just have to live with it. Ill try the anti fog stuff and see what happens.

First time Ive lived in the South and had to deal...
Forum: Europe
07-14-2007, 10:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,672
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Looks like it was a good run, and that musem...

Looks like it was a good run, and that musem looks sweet.

who all made it ?

Now Im depressed again :cry: I really need to find some good roads around here

Smiley
07-14-2007, 09:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,761
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Windshield fogging up on the outside

Just got my MINI to its new home in Louisiana, and everytime I drive after dark the windshield fogs up on the outside. Bad enough I have to leave the wipers on so that I can see at all.

I have the...
Forum: Detailing 101
07-13-2007, 11:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 904
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I have to agree with the first post WOW...

I have to agree with the first post WOW :thumbsup:

Few months ago I had a problem with the drivers side rear brake ( friend installed pad inside out ) resulting in tiny metal flakes all over the...
Forum: Europe
07-12-2007, 03:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

2 days and I got my first ticket :eek: ...

2 days and I got my first ticket :eek:

thought I was in the 55 and sped up turns out I was still in a 45 and the cop was sitting about 50 Ft before the 55 sign ( sneaky sneaky ) didnt even see him...
Forum: Europe
07-11-2007, 11:13 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Yes I am and it is still working prefectly...

Yes I am and it is still working prefectly :thumbsup::lol:



I dont know about running on 220 I have him on 93 at the moment, But I know he doesnt like the whole 55 thing, He is begging to be...
Forum: Europe
07-10-2007, 06:08 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

MINI is home !!! After about a 250 mile road...

MINI is home !!!
After about a 250 mile road trip back to the house from New Orleans.
He is parked outside my building, no damage durring transit, just needs a bath.
Only downside is my window...
Forum: Europe
07-09-2007, 03:45 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,285
Posted By FlyingSmiley

How long do I have to wait for Xmas ? :razz: ...

How long do I have to wait for Xmas ? :razz:

Sounds like it was a typical garage day for us, some one broke something, but it all turned out ok.

Wish I could have been there for you guys,...
Forum: Europe
07-09-2007, 03:37 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Im going to pick up my baby TOMORROW !!! I...

Im going to pick up my baby TOMORROW !!!

I promise not to enjoy the speed limit, already got my first warning :sad:
I was only going 5 over and got busted, and that was in a rental :razz:
...
07-08-2007, 10:00 PM
Replies: 562
Views: 131,937
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Ok Here goes. 1- Ultrik CAI 2- 17% Pulley...

Ok Here goes.

1- Ultrik CAI
2- 17% Pulley
3- Alta Sportone Exhaust
4- SS Brake Lines
5- Short Shifter
6- MOMO Knob
7- Craven Speed Shift Plate
8- Aero Grills
Forum: Europe
07-06-2007, 05:19 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Got the email yesterday MINI is in New Orleans...

Got the email yesterday MINI is in New Orleans and ready for pickup !!

Sucks I wont be able to go and get it till Tuesday though. but oh well at least it is HERE.

Smiley
Forum: Europe
07-02-2007, 10:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I feel like one of the ones who ordered and had...

I feel like one of the ones who ordered and had to wait, only I already know what I am missing :lol:

But at least my wait hasnt been that long only 6 weeks and 19 hours so far (not that I am...
07-02-2007, 09:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Is that a frog chillin in the engine bay on the...

Is that a frog chillin in the engine bay on the top left of the first pic :confused:
07-02-2007, 09:45 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,564
Posted By FlyingSmiley

That Whalen is sweet jaridp :thumbsup:

That Whalen is sweet jaridp :thumbsup:
Forum: Europe
07-02-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Was wishing it would have been here by tomorrow...

Was wishing it would have been here by tomorrow though :sad:

Taking a road trip to Padre Island for the 4th and I have to do it in a rental instead of the MINI, but oh well there will be more...
07-02-2007, 03:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,090
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I dont know about that little key, but I dropped...

I dont know about that little key, but I dropped the spare real one in a bucket of water one time and didnt realize it. and it was a couple of days till I got it back out. still works fine :lol:
07-02-2007, 01:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,160
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I love to drive (travel) at night, less people on...

I love to drive (travel) at night, less people on the road and more relaxing.
but a good road with a nice view has to be in the daytime.

Guess I just like to drive :thumbsup:

Smiley
Forum: Europe
07-02-2007, 12:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,037
Posted By FlyingSmiley

MINI Made it to USA !!!

Guys just wanted to share the good news!!

My MINI is off the boat in Georgia :thumbsup: still has to be trucked to New Orleans though.

Im just happy it is finally on the same continent as me...
07-02-2007, 11:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,126
Posted By FlyingSmiley

I too have the Alta, and I love it. It did take...

I too have the Alta, and I love it. It did take some adjusting to get the tips to stay centered, but I love the sound, and the install was easy.

The only problem is that the tips are a little...
Forum: Europe
06-27-2007, 01:13 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,356
Posted By FlyingSmiley

In this case it would be the truth ...

In this case it would be the truth :lol::thumbsup:

(Daflake be sure to leave your keys where Ill be able to find them :razz:)
06-27-2007, 12:31 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 21,848
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Not the only one anymore Mommashine !!! Just...

Not the only one anymore Mommashine !!!

Just arrived Ft Polk Still waiting for my MINI though.
06-26-2007, 03:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,002
Posted By FlyingSmiley

MINI looks Great !!! Stop whining about the...

MINI looks Great !!!

Stop whining about the pics Daflake :razz:
Forum: Europe
06-26-2007, 12:04 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,356
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Or at least a couple hours late for dinner !!! ...

Or at least a couple hours late for dinner !!!

Looks like this run is going to be a blast, more than an understatement when I say I am a little jealous :sad:

Have I told any of you how much I...
06-25-2007, 09:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 732
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Lucky you to still have hair :sad:

Lucky you to still have hair :sad:
Forum: Europe
06-23-2007, 12:15 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,356
Posted By FlyingSmiley

You guys go and have fun in the alps with out me...

You guys go and have fun in the alps with out me :cry::cry:

My MINI will be here by then and I will take a drive in honor of my friends, even though Im sure it wont be nearly as great as the...
Forum: Europe
06-14-2007, 07:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 901
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Hey Guys. Just checking in I am at Ft Polk...

Hey Guys.

Just checking in I am at Ft Polk and everything is going ok.
Definately need my MINI to hurry up and get here though !!
Forum: Europe
05-22-2007, 09:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,308
Posted By FlyingSmiley

Ill be seeing you Rudy !! Cant wait to chase...

Ill be seeing you Rudy !!
Cant wait to chase you down some American Squiggles, Ill be passing the other way through the airport on May 31.

Later man, hope you get some good runs in here before...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 140
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.