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Forum: 1st Gear
07-14-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 5,177
Posted By N0B0DY

I find that lowering the seats a bit helps. When...

I find that lowering the seats a bit helps. When I have the seats too high, it hits a pressure point on my thigh.
07-13-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 132
Posted By N0B0DY

I'm Thinking about it. It's about a 10 hour...

I'm Thinking about it. It's about a 10 hour drive for me.
Forum: JCW Garage
07-13-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,916
Posted By N0B0DY

Talking She should be driving a MINI!

She should be driving a MINI!
07-13-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By N0B0DY

I added the Craven speed phone holder and I...

I added the Craven speed phone holder and I didn't have to unplug the cable. I just unscrewed the 2 screws and pulled it out enough to attach it.
Forum: Electrical
07-11-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 498
Posted By N0B0DY

If your car didn't come with the front fog light...

If your car didn't come with the front fog light option, it doesn't have it. It has the DRL lights that look like fog lights but doesn't have the bulb or wiring.
07-11-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By N0B0DY

Looks like it comes with a control box/adapter. ...

Looks like it comes with a control box/adapter. It's coming from Asia, it's going to take a month to get here.
07-11-2019, 08:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By N0B0DY

Look at the sides, It's held by 2 Torx screws. ...

Look at the sides, It's held by 2 Torx screws. Remove the screw from each side and pull it towards you.
Forum: 1st Gear
07-11-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 13,324
Posted By N0B0DY

Congrats. It's worth the wait.

Congrats. It's worth the wait.
07-09-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 456
Posted By N0B0DY

Looking to check out exhaust setups

I am considering buying either a JCW Pro exhaust or an aftermarket one like AWE or Remus for my JCW. If anyone is in the Philly to DC area that has one and would be willing to meet so I can go for a...
07-09-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By N0B0DY

I wouldn't accept that explanation. Do you have...

I wouldn't accept that explanation. Do you have another dealer near you to bring it to? Have you tried moving the front tires to the rear to see if it makes a difference?
Forum: JCW Garage
07-07-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 865
Posted By N0B0DY

What about the shock towers?

What about the shock towers?
Forum: JCW Garage
07-07-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 724
Posted By N0B0DY

Keep in mind that when you compress air, it heats...

Keep in mind that when you compress air, it heats up. Also, if you park the car outside, the side facing the sun will be hotter and the tire pressure will be higher.
Forum: JCW Garage
07-07-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 558
Posted By N0B0DY

My 2019 JCW's door sticker lists 42 PSI for the...

My 2019 JCW's door sticker lists 42 PSI for the front and 39 PSI for the rear. This is for the 17" tires.

I switched to non runflats and currently run 38 PSI
Forum: JCW Garage
07-07-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 865
Posted By N0B0DY

Most rear bars tie together the top of the rear...

Most rear bars tie together the top of the rear shock mounts.
07-07-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 491
Posted By N0B0DY

I haven't bled the slave cylinder on a MINI but I...

I haven't bled the slave cylinder on a MINI but I have done it on a Miata. It's kinda like bleeding the brakes. You hold the clutch down and loosen the bleeder on the slave cylinder and then close...
07-07-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 665
Posted By N0B0DY

We went from 17 to 16 runflats on my daughter's...

We went from 17 to 16 runflats on my daughter's MINI . I noticed that it lost some of the sharpness with turn in but the ride was much better.
On my JCW, I switched to non runflats and the ride...
07-05-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 637
Posted By N0B0DY

Heated mirror question

Are the heated mirrors both sides or just the driver's side? Mine seems to be heated only on the driver's side.
Forum: JCW Garage
07-05-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 29,076
Posted By N0B0DY

I was also considering the Type R since they are...

I was also considering the Type R since they are both in the same price range, the Type R being cheaper than a JCW. I couldn't get over the rear spoiler and massive vents. I also dislike the fake...
Forum: JCW Garage
07-05-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 870
Posted By N0B0DY

The rears are easy, The springs are separate...

The rears are easy, The springs are separate from the shocks. For the fronts, you must not spin the shaft.
Forum: JCW Garage
07-04-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 29,076
Posted By N0B0DY

If you read about the changes for 2020, They...

If you read about the changes for 2020, They Dinamical/Leather seats will now have the gray stripe like on the GP prototype, The black and red seat has been discontinued.
07-04-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 693
Posted By N0B0DY

If the car is still under warranty, bring it to...

If the car is still under warranty, bring it to the dealer and let them fix it.
07-01-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 19
Interior/Exterior New Steering Wheel Installed
Views: 4,828
Posted By N0B0DY

That's a lot easier than pulling off the steering...

That's a lot easier than pulling off the steering wheel on my 280 Zx. That one required a wheel puller. Thanks Vinnie
06-29-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Interior/Exterior New Steering Wheel Installed
Views: 4,828
Posted By N0B0DY

Do you need a steering wheel puller?

Do you need a steering wheel puller?
06-28-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 19
Interior/Exterior New Steering Wheel Installed
Views: 4,828
Posted By N0B0DY

Can you post directions on removing the old...

Can you post directions on removing the old steering wheel?
06-28-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 769
Posted By N0B0DY

I would bring it back to the dealer. It's a new...

I would bring it back to the dealer. It's a new car.
06-26-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 887
Posted By N0B0DY

I noticed it while I was on the Dragon. Making...

I noticed it while I was on the Dragon. Making right turns there was a large blind spot that was caused by the mirror. I had to lean over to see the road. I have the auto dimming mirror.
Forum: 1st Gear
06-26-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 13,324
Posted By N0B0DY

I ordered mine in the first week of December and...

I ordered mine in the first week of December and it didn't arrive until the last week of February. 12 weeks for me and I am on the east coast. The car sat at port for 2 weeks before being loaded on...
06-24-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 17
F55/F56 Help ME Please
Views: 844
Posted By N0B0DY

Wait until you notice the whirring noise when you...

Wait until you notice the whirring noise when you open the door. Just know that the car will eventually go to sleep and the lights will go off. Takes about 5 minutes.
06-24-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,106
Posted By N0B0DY

Both my 2019 MINIs have the Auto stop/start...

Both my 2019 MINIs have the Auto stop/start retain last setting set by the factory. The only time it the auto stop start is on is when Green mode is enabled. Select mid or Sport and it turns off...
Forum: 1st Gear
06-23-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,295
Posted By N0B0DY

British racing green was available in the...

British racing green was available in the beginning of the 2019 model year. It was removed so it could be exclusive to the 60th anniversary edition. It will be back.

Solaris Orange replaced...
06-23-2019, 11:13 AM
06-23-2019, 10:43 AM
06-22-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 931
Posted By N0B0DY

I can confirm that the 2019 cars also have the...

I can confirm that the 2019 cars also have the rear fog light wiring and bulbs installed. It is not an option you can buy anymore.

You can change out the headlight switch for one with a rear fog...
Forum: 1st Gear
06-22-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,295
Posted By N0B0DY

Congrats! Glad you are enjoying it.

Congrats! Glad you are enjoying it.
Forum: JCW Garage
06-22-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 12,352
Posted By N0B0DY

Here's a link to the Nitrons: ...

Here's a link to the Nitrons: http://www.nitronracingshocks.com/Mini-Cooper-F56-NTR-R1-Suspension-Kit-_p_2122.html
A bit pricey .
06-20-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,468
Posted By N0B0DY

Your 2018 should still be under warranty. You...

Your 2018 should still be under warranty. You should have the dealer fix it.
06-20-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,191
Posted By N0B0DY

I wasn't even in this thread when I posted it. I...

I wasn't even in this thread when I posted it. I don't know how it got here. Sorry for the confusion.
Forum: 1st Gear
06-20-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 13,324
Posted By N0B0DY

Same size. 17 x 7.5

Same size. 17 x 7.5
06-19-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,191
Posted By N0B0DY

DDC is the adjustable shocks. They have 2...

DDC is the adjustable shocks. They have 2 settings. Sport and normal. Are you confusing it with DSC? DSC activates brakes and cuts throttle to keep the car from losing control. I feel my JCW's tail...
06-19-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,752
Posted By N0B0DY

Never knew they had lockable extensions. Thanks

Never knew they had lockable extensions. Thanks
Forum: 1st Gear
06-19-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 13,324
Posted By N0B0DY

NM Engineering has wheels that doesn't require...

NM Engineering has wheels that doesn't require hub rings and they clear the JCW brakes without spacers....
06-17-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,399
Posted By N0B0DY

If you want fit and quality, I would stick with...

If you want fit and quality, I would stick with the MINI ones.

You can always try the tape method.
Forum: 1st Gear
06-17-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 13,324
Posted By N0B0DY

I got the cheap display in my 2019 and the...

I got the cheap display in my 2019 and the steering wheel buttons would skip to the next song or go back without hitting the OK button.
06-12-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 913
Posted By N0B0DY

That might be true with MINI branded oil, but...

That might be true with MINI branded oil, but there are other brands of oil that at rated LL01 FE in 0W20
Forum: 1st Gear
06-12-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 687
Posted By N0B0DY

Bring it to a tire shop, They should be able to...

Bring it to a tire shop, They should be able to take them off.
06-10-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 913
Posted By N0B0DY

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmoto...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/336x163/2019_oil_0037f81628807f2d853a43b2d2dcac35f4aae2c1.jpg



This is straight out of the 2019 Manual.
06-09-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 1,411
Views: 168,817
Posted By N0B0DY

My other car: ...

My other car:
https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.northamericanmotoring.com-vbulletin/2000x948/20190330_144118_f3c1e39ceee2de1f9aa9bfcf7bc81b4417441243.jpg
Forum: Mid-Atlantic
06-09-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 298
Posted By N0B0DY

I went and was disappointed that there were no...

I went and was disappointed that there were no MINIs there.
06-09-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,601
Posted By N0B0DY

We were talking about the wheel, not the tire.

We were talking about the wheel, not the tire.
Forum: 1st Gear
06-09-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 5,177
Posted By N0B0DY

ECS was great. I wanted the wheels before MOTD...

ECS was great. I wanted the wheels before MOTD and they were able to get them to me with more than enough time to spare. They were out of stock everywhere and not expected to be in stock until...
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