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02-09-2010, 07:02 PM
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Posted By tfuhst

:cry: wish i still had my mcs cuz i woulda been...

:cry: wish i still had my mcs cuz i woulda been all over this, cant wait to see results on it
01-18-2010, 01:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 11,811
Posted By tfuhst

looks like this long wait will pay off! very...

looks like this long wait will pay off! very excited to recieve mine
12-11-2009, 07:51 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 22,462
Posted By tfuhst

I mostly get crazy looks from people who drive...

I mostly get crazy looks from people who drive mini's in the central part of town but when you head up north everyone waves at you or waves back
12-07-2009, 10:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,480
Posted By tfuhst

Ive been through 2 transmissions already and ive...

Ive been through 2 transmissions already and ive barely hit 4500 miles the other day. The first transmission took a week to get shipped in and installed but the second one was done in about 2 days to...
12-04-2009, 07:36 AM
Replies: 586
Views: 42,922
Posted By tfuhst

iam ready to buy!

iam ready to buy!
11-30-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1,251
Views: 60,309
Posted By tfuhst

18 right here 17 when i first got a mini :wink:

18 right here 17 when i first got a mini :wink:
11-26-2009, 04:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,832
Posted By tfuhst

Congrats, hope to see that new mini running...

Congrats, hope to see that new mini running around sa!
11-26-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 753
Posted By tfuhst

just work your way around the scoop, take your...

just work your way around the scoop, take your time and use some force. i was a bit worried my first time but i didnt break any clips.
Goodluck :nod:
11-23-2009, 09:24 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 25,155
Posted By tfuhst

i had 500+ all the time in my MC till i got a MCS...

i had 500+ all the time in my MC till i got a MCS now i hardly can break 380.... :grin:
Forum: 1st Gear
11-10-2009, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 601
Posted By tfuhst

Thats what iam doing :lol: and i still keep...

Thats what iam doing :lol: and i still keep adding things to my list i need to get for my mini....
Forum: JCW Garage
11-10-2009, 06:39 PM
Replies: 735
Views: 275,496
Posted By tfuhst

^^^Like that stripe alot :thumbsup:

^^^Like that stripe alot :thumbsup:
11-09-2009, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,778
Posted By tfuhst

Ive got the same grill too

Ive got the same grill too
11-02-2009, 11:30 PM
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Views: 457,716
Posted By tfuhst

What wheels are those? There sick! :nod:

What wheels are those? There sick! :nod:
11-01-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,114
Posted By tfuhst

Congrats hope to see you motorin around the San...

Congrats hope to see you motorin around the San Antonio area!
10-29-2009, 03:00 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,780
Posted By tfuhst

Here is mine! Painted arches for sure :thumbsup: ...

Here is mine! Painted arches for sure :thumbsup:
http://i173.photobucket.com/albums/w58/tfuhst/1256810221.jpg
Most recent before stripes were removed...
10-29-2009, 02:37 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,720
Posted By tfuhst

Ive driven all three, the MC, MCS, and Mazda 3....

Ive driven all three, the MC, MCS, and Mazda 3. I'd go with the MCS, it has handling, power, and individuality!
10-28-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,255
Posted By tfuhst

I spoke to rissracing about ordering their...

I spoke to rissracing about ordering their exhaust and how long would it take them to ship it out to me, they said friday or monday if i ordered today. :thumbsup:
10-28-2009, 09:29 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,104
Posted By tfuhst

So took my mini in about 30mins ago, I get there...

So took my mini in about 30mins ago, I get there and take one of the techs for a ride to show him the sound in 5th gear and how it stops after 70mph. We get back and he goes back into the building,...
10-27-2009, 03:55 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,104
Posted By tfuhst

Will do, gunna go talk to the service people at...

Will do, gunna go talk to the service people at my dealership tomorrow morning. Could be a 09MCS pepper white effect.... :sly:
10-26-2009, 10:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,104
Posted By tfuhst

Ya its only in low rpms with mine too, ive had...

Ya its only in low rpms with mine too, ive had other people ride in my car too and they also asked me what that was. But iam gunna take it in this week hopefully and solve it... Just hope they dont...
10-26-2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,113
Posted By tfuhst

Steering wheel should feel slightly stiffer than...

Steering wheel should feel slightly stiffer than non sport mode, not a big difference but it is there.
10-26-2009, 09:00 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,104
Posted By tfuhst

How noticable is the wine? My mini does the same...

How noticable is the wine? My mini does the same only in 5th gear but only from 60mph and up. Its not too noticable only when i turn the radio off. Its not loud at all tho. It started doing this...
10-26-2009, 03:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,562
Posted By tfuhst

Mines been doing the same i tried fixing it by...

Mines been doing the same i tried fixing it by placing some thick foam where it was hitting most on the heat shield but it just muffles the sound but its there but not as bad.
10-26-2009, 07:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,298
Posted By tfuhst

like that? ...

like that?
https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/drivetrain-cooper-s/167127-waahaaahaa-head.html
10-24-2009, 07:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,049
Posted By tfuhst

what does the transmission have to do with the...

what does the transmission have to do with the noise? I had my entire transmission replaced a month ago by the dealership and since then ive had the whining noise in 5th gear. Well see what they say...
10-22-2009, 12:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By tfuhst

I replaced my halogens on my previous mini with...

I replaced my halogens on my previous mini with brighter H13 ones and they burnt out within months. I consider sticking with stock bulbs. I was told i could get my burnt out ones replaced for free...
10-20-2009, 01:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,049
Posted By tfuhst

Not too thrilled to hear that either, i have the...

Not too thrilled to hear that either, i have the same noise in fifth gear only when i give it some gas....
10-16-2009, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,067
Posted By tfuhst

Theyve got the same thing here...

Theyve got the same thing here http://www.unichip.us/vehicle/vehicles/3426-2009-Mini-Big-Turbo-Upgrade-S
Forum: JCW Garage
10-06-2009, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,465
Posted By tfuhst

Nice I did mine today using athletic tape! Thanks...

Nice I did mine today using athletic tape! Thanks for the help mine looks nice now
Forum: JCW Garage
10-05-2009, 11:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,465
Posted By tfuhst

I see you got the JCW CF e-brake on your mini, i...

I see you got the JCW CF e-brake on your mini, i have been having some problems with mine and i was told i need a adhesive or some kind of loctite to keep in on there. What did you do with yours to...
10-05-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By tfuhst

Dont get the JCW e-brake i got one and they told...

Dont get the JCW e-brake i got one and they told me i need an adhesive to bond the plastic to the metal and can not be removed after.... They said they no longer carry the Kleber Loctite 380 that is...
09-24-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

Went back to the dealership again and they told...

Went back to the dealership again and they told me the same news, transmission and be done in a couple days.
I asked for a extended warranty they said they dont know if they can do it because it is...
09-23-2009, 08:29 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

ya know that got me wondering now.... not too...

ya know that got me wondering now.... not too sure how i can find out for sure its new unless i sit around the dealership till it gets shipped.
09-23-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

will defintaly push for that thanks for the...

will defintaly push for that thanks for the suggestion!
09-23-2009, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 895
Posted By tfuhst

i think ill need to work overtime to get my MCS...

i think ill need to work overtime to get my MCS ready for this :nod:
09-23-2009, 07:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

I got mine off the lot with a killer discount but...

I got mine off the lot with a killer discount but ive complained and complained for about 3 times a day for the past three days, and they said drive the car after the tranny has been replaced and if...
09-23-2009, 01:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

Finally got word on it today, they said my 5th...

Finally got word on it today, they said my 5th gear got un synced. They said it was due to me shifting to hard? I dont see how when i had it for one day and i only went into 5th twice before it...
09-22-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

update on my mcs its been at the dealership for...

update on my mcs
its been at the dealership for about two days now
they havent figured anything out... how? i dont know
they said they are waiting on technical support from BMW
they talked about...
09-22-2009, 11:18 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 37,762
Posted By tfuhst

Havent had any problems with orders with Alta,...

Havent had any problems with orders with Alta, but i just placed an order saturday and havent got a email notifying me that it has been shipped.
I also emailed ya'll about my zip code which i had...
09-20-2009, 04:50 PM
Replies: 11,085
Views: 3,840,362
Posted By tfuhst

not having to envy MCS' i see around town ha:lol:

not having to envy MCS' i see around town ha:lol:
09-20-2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

yeah ive been skipping 5th to get to 6th to stay...

yeah ive been skipping 5th to get to 6th to stay up to speed.
hopefully its just a linkage problem nothing too serious
car goes in tomorrow hopefully it gets resolved in several hours.
09-20-2009, 10:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,244
Posted By tfuhst

Help New MCS wont shift into 5th gear...

I recently purchased my 09 MCS yesterday and went for a drive early this morning and i was driving on the highway and my shifter wont go into 5th gear, it feels like it gets stuck before right before...
09-19-2009, 08:41 PM
Replies: 11,085
Views: 3,840,362
Posted By tfuhst

Finally got rid of my MC and upgraded to a 09 MCS...

Finally got rid of my MC and upgraded to a 09 MCS
Thank you Rob from MiniofSA for getting me a great deal!

only one pic :sad: my camera died during the photoshoot.......
Forum: 1st Gear
09-19-2009, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1,885
Views: 226,732
Posted By tfuhst

Hello from San Antonio, Texas been a member for...

Hello from San Antonio, Texas
been a member for a couple months now but now i can actually take the time to make my intial post to get me out of neutral
Just switched over from my 08 MC to a 09...
08-28-2009, 07:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 15,987
Posted By tfuhst

http://img42.imageshack.us/img42/8217/cimg5119.th....

http://img42.imageshack.us/img42/8217/cimg5119.th.jpg (http://img42.imageshack.us/i/cimg5119.jpg/)
there's my set up but i oxybluecoop's set up alot more :thumbsup:
06-17-2009, 08:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 886
Posted By tfuhst

by the way dont force it on, it just makes it...

by the way dont force it on, it just makes it harder to put on. I suggest putting half of it on first then slowly working it on till u get back to where you started. If that makes any sense....
06-17-2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 886
Posted By tfuhst

You really need to take your time and work it...

You really need to take your time and work it onto the cap or take an easier way like i did and buy a new hose that is plastic from your local auto shop. Makes it a lot easier and wont fall off like...
03-26-2009, 12:49 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 15,987
Posted By tfuhst

Yes the one leading to the front grill But mine...

Yes the one leading to the front grill
But mine came with a replacement and it's just a tin hose which connects to my intake and leads to the front air hole, but the new hose softens the sound to...
03-25-2009, 08:32 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 15,987
Posted By tfuhst

is it really necessary to run a tube to where the...

is it really necessary to run a tube to where the stock air hole is?
i installed a k&n apollo cai in mine and throwing the tube that came with mine just kills the sound and it constantly falls off...
02-15-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 14,056
Posted By tfuhst

thats my question also....

thats my question also....
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