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11-20-2017, 08:29 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By VicSkimmr

Ah, thanks. I would guess they used a set of...

Ah, thanks. I would guess they used a set of coilovers over an actual lift kit.
11-20-2017, 05:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,663
Posted By VicSkimmr

You could talk to KW and see how high their...

You could talk to KW and see how high their coilover set will go. Or they might be able to sell you a set with lengthened shocks.

Another option is to increase wheel or tire diameter. If you went...
11-13-2017, 09:01 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,828
Posted By VicSkimmr

Looks awesome! I did that once on my R56 and it's...

Looks awesome! I did that once on my R56 and it's an unbelievable amount of work. Kudos!
11-13-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,371
Posted By VicSkimmr

Is there no way to turn around instead of always...

Is there no way to turn around instead of always backing out of the driveway? That would be one way to fix both those issues. Every car I've driven with a backup camera has that screen on it, I'm...
11-13-2017, 05:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,297
Posted By VicSkimmr

https://i.imgur.com/fGAOnx9.png

https://i.imgur.com/fGAOnx9.png
11-13-2017, 04:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,297
Posted By VicSkimmr

Well that's practically perfect, nice! The...

Well that's practically perfect, nice! The Formula GT's are the exact same specs so that's a relief.

Edit: If you get a chance, could you take a pic from the front and rear to show clearances?
...
11-10-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,297
Posted By VicSkimmr

Don't leave us hanging! I'm thinking about a...

Don't leave us hanging!

I'm thinking about a set of 18x8.5 square Formula GT's...
11-02-2017, 06:30 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 68,637
Posted By VicSkimmr

Only counts if your MINI is named Binky.

Only counts if your MINI is named Binky.
10-30-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,660
Posted By VicSkimmr

Has anyone tried putting an All 4 on coilovers?...

Has anyone tried putting an All 4 on coilovers? Does it hamper anything with lowering the car? I don't have a lot of experience with lowering all-wheel drive cars but I know it used to be a royal PITA
10-11-2017, 05:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,297
Posted By VicSkimmr

Looks awesome! Are those 17's or 18's on it right...

Looks awesome! Are those 17's or 18's on it right now? I have a nice set of 17's but I'm worried they would look too small on a Clubman.

Edit: looks like they're 18's.
10-10-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,297
Posted By VicSkimmr

Got any pictures of that fitment? Stock ride? ...

Got any pictures of that fitment? Stock ride?

All I can find are pics of your R55
10-05-2017, 06:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,660
Posted By VicSkimmr

Awesome, thanks!

Awesome, thanks!
10-04-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,660
Posted By VicSkimmr

Anyone found any coilover options for the F54 yet?

Anyone found any coilover options for the F54 yet?
02-13-2017, 10:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,729
Posted By VicSkimmr

Sold. Sorry guys.

Sold. Sorry guys.
01-09-2017, 05:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,152
Posted By VicSkimmr

Sold!

Sold!
01-09-2017, 05:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,729
Posted By VicSkimmr

Ok, shipping weight should be roughly 50 lbs. For...

Ok, shipping weight should be roughly 50 lbs. For box size I would use 30x6x6 for determining cost. It will ship from zip code 29577.
01-05-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,729
Posted By VicSkimmr

Guys please PM me for info, I don't always check...

Guys please PM me for info, I don't always check NAM and didn't realize there were responses.

For miles, I think roughly 15k but it's a rough guess. We're the 2nd owners and my friend who bought...
01-03-2017, 05:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,729
Posted By VicSkimmr

BC Coilovers - R56 Compatible

SOLD SOLD SOLD

Selling a set of BC Coilovers for an R56 (or other 2nd gen R series MINIs).

These coilovers can adjust both shock length and spring height, and come with shocks with damping...
01-03-2017, 05:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,152
Posted By VicSkimmr

R56 Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensor Set

Selling a set of genuine MINI R56 TPMS sensors. These haven't seen a single mile. I bought them to pair with a set of wheels for my wife's Clubman but she ended up selling the car before we got them...
01-03-2017, 05:08 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 644
Posted By VicSkimmr

F56 Genuine TPMS set

Selling a set of genuine BMW F56 TPMS sensors. Brand new these are $349. They've seen approximately 15k miles. In perfect condition but missing the stem caps (shouldn't cost more than $10 for a set)....
01-03-2017, 05:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,226
Posted By VicSkimmr

Ferrari Speedline 348s - 17x7.5

Selling my set of Ferrari Speedlines off a 348.

Specs:
4 x 17x7.5 et 49 5x108

The wheels have recently been refinished with silver faces and a polished edge. No bends or cracks that I'm aware...
01-03-2017, 04:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,549
Posted By VicSkimmr

Thanks! So I'm way late in getting these...

Thanks!

So I'm way late in getting these pics up, but in case anyone is interested. Pics of the individual wheels.

Front Wheel 1
http://i.imgur.com/9V4nK4y.jpg

Front Wheel 2...
09-09-2016, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,549
Posted By VicSkimmr

We had a kid in June so I had to get rid of the...

We had a kid in June so I had to get rid of the MINI :(



Thanks!



That's nice. These tires have a good amount of tread left, as I mentioned. I'm happy to sell without the tires as well.
09-08-2016, 07:30 AM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 423,557
Posted By VicSkimmr

Selling my Speedlines if anyone is interested....

Selling my Speedlines if anyone is interested. 17x7.5 square with adapters specifically made for an F56...
09-08-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,549
Posted By VicSkimmr

FS: Speedline 348 Wheels (Ferrari 348)

Selling my Speedlines if anyone is interested. These are genuine Speedlines wheels off a Ferrari 348. Not replicas.

The set is for (4) 17x7.5 et 49 wheels and a set of adapters made by Adaptec...
08-26-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,647
Posted By VicSkimmr

Camber can be adjusted in the rear on the stock...

Camber can be adjusted in the rear on the stock control arms. I don't exactly how much but you can offset quite a bit of the natural camber from lowering if you like.

Some negative camber is a...
08-19-2016, 10:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,505
Posted By VicSkimmr

Ah, yeah that's a no go, lol. If it doesn't move...

Ah, yeah that's a no go, lol. If it doesn't move in the next week or so we're trading it in. And no problem, I just figured I'd mention it just in case!
08-19-2016, 08:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,505
Posted By VicSkimmr

I don't know where you're at, but I'm selling a...

I don't know where you're at, but I'm selling a car that fits your description almost perfectly for way less than $25k. It has a few more options than you listed but still.
...
08-09-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,525
Posted By VicSkimmr

2014 F56 Justa - BC Coils - Ferrari wheels

Selling my F56. I hate to see it go, this has been the nicest car I've ever owned, but it won't fit our car seat and I really need something with 4 doors now. It is in mint condition, only a few rock...
Forum: Suspension
08-04-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 56,811
Posted By VicSkimmr

Looks awesome!

Looks awesome!
08-04-2016, 09:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,610
Posted By VicSkimmr

Bumping this back up. Throwing in the Speedline...

Bumping this back up. Throwing in the Speedline 348's. Price is OBO.
07-20-2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,794
Posted By VicSkimmr

These are CCW's or a replica of the design. I...

These are CCW's or a replica of the design. I can't tell which from the pic. Looks like probably 17" on an R56.


For most people wheel size comes down to aesthetics. Unless you're tracking the...
07-20-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 68,637
Posted By VicSkimmr

I desperately want to see one of these bagged....

I desperately want to see one of these bagged. The price point has put it out of reach for me though.
07-11-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 423,557
Posted By VicSkimmr

It's a tall tire so I can't really comment. When...

It's a tall tire so I can't really comment. When I was on the same setup I was on 205/40s so my experience probably isn't worth much.
06-29-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 423,557
Posted By VicSkimmr

Dammmn. What's the offset on those? edit: never...

Dammmn. What's the offset on those? edit: never mind, found it, 35.


Please lower it, it looks so good but it would look absolutely amazing on coilovers :)


That company sure isn't afraid of...
06-23-2016, 06:25 AM
Replies: 1,604
Views: 541,292
Posted By VicSkimmr

Yeah, we can get Duell parts in the states, it...

Yeah, we can get Duell parts in the states, it just cost $$$



Honestly I have no idea anymore. The rears are as low as I can go and still have travel in the suspension. The fronts have lots of...
06-22-2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1,604
Views: 541,292
Posted By VicSkimmr

BC coils :)

BC coils :)
06-22-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1,604
Views: 541,292
Posted By VicSkimmr

Oh damn, I'd love that spoiler. I was just...

Oh damn, I'd love that spoiler. I was just thinking this morning how much I'd like to get a first gen GP spoiler for my F56.
06-22-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,429
Posted By VicSkimmr

I'll try it, thanks!

I'll try it, thanks!
06-22-2016, 05:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,429
Posted By VicSkimmr

Yeah, I think that's where its coming from. It's...

Yeah, I think that's where its coming from. It's effing loud too.
06-21-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,429
Posted By VicSkimmr

Lots of rattles here, but it's expected with a...

Lots of rattles here, but it's expected with a stiffer suspension. The most annoying one is a really loud buzz in the B pillar right by my head. The others I can live with.
05-26-2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,642
Posted By VicSkimmr

The few, the proud.

The few, the proud.
05-20-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,944
Posted By VicSkimmr

It feels exactly like a BMW now. The interior...

It feels exactly like a BMW now. The interior materials, the electronics, the drive, it's all BMW now. It feels exactly like their F-series cars if you've driven any of them.

I'm on my 2nd year...
05-19-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,858
Posted By VicSkimmr

I'm sure a lot of it is based on where you live....

I'm sure a lot of it is based on where you live. Here at the beach where it gets to 100+ degrees regularly there's just no way in hell. Our e91 and w124 wagons both have sunroofs but they have full...
05-19-2016, 06:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,858
Posted By VicSkimmr

Thanks! Sadly they were just replicas, ESMs 18x8...

Thanks! Sadly they were just replicas, ESMs 18x8 et 32. The fitment didn't work for me in the front so I sold them. I got them originally to test to see if legimate LM's would fit in that size. So...
05-18-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,858
Posted By VicSkimmr

This is the reason I never get a sunroof in a...

This is the reason I never get a sunroof in a MINI. Ridiculous.
05-16-2016, 12:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,056
Posted By VicSkimmr

When I asked the dealer what they'd offer me in...

When I asked the dealer what they'd offer me in an outright sale I was offered $12k on a $24k car bought 2 years ago. So yeah, I still own it. It hard to sell a new car private party too, not too...
05-11-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1,006
Views: 423,557
Posted By VicSkimmr

If y'all are interested in finding wheels you...

If y'all are interested in finding wheels you should contact Rajeet at Mastermind NA. He runs a business that imports japanese wheels and refinishes them for people in the USA. He can find damn near...
05-09-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,016
Posted By VicSkimmr

Fit is a subjective term here. Could you...

Fit is a subjective term here. Could you physically fit a set of 8.5" wheels? Absolutely. But probably not without some poke in the front. This is a really good site to compare your fitment to other...
Forum: 1st Gear
05-06-2016, 05:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By VicSkimmr

It's a seriously nice sound system. You get subs...

It's a seriously nice sound system. You get subs under each front seat. I don't think you'll be disappointed in it.
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