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Yesterday, 06:06 AM
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Posted By vetsvette

Heard from bluonyx last night that it starts to...

Heard from bluonyx last night that it starts to hyper flash after about 5 normal flashes.
Contacted Bimmercode and heard back at ~0300 this morning some additional coding to try. This is in addition...
07-18-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 194
Posted By vetsvette

Mine originally had the 240 limit after...

Mine originally had the 240 limit after installing the JCW Tune Kit, but after a recall to reprogram the DME it showed what you see in the picture. Had some difficulties after returning home so they...
07-18-2019, 06:58 PM
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Posted By vetsvette

I too am waiting to hear from bluonyx. If he's...

I too am waiting to hear from bluonyx. If he's successful, I will be ordering a set next week.
07-18-2019, 06:07 AM
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Posted By vetsvette

I just finished corresponding with the folks at...

I just finished corresponding with the folks at Bimmercode about the fast blink problem. If you have Bimmercode you might try what he suggested . If it works, you won't have to add any...
07-17-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,284
Posted By vetsvette

Bookmarked the bushing kit in case I ever need...

Bookmarked the bushing kit in case I ever need one. Thanks.
07-17-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 225
Posted By vetsvette

For my R56 MCS I ended up installing the...

For my R56 MCS I ended up installing the Cravenspeed adjustable short shifter, shift well kit, and the S4S Billy Club shift knob. That's what I have on my F56 now too. Only difference is I have the...
07-15-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 844
Posted By vetsvette

http://www.racemeshgrilles.com/Mini-Cooper-S-F55-F...

http://www.racemeshgrilles.com/Mini-Cooper-S-F55-F56-F57-2014--2018-Upper-Grille-FULL-Coverage_p_319.html
07-12-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,121
Posted By vetsvette

I never got out of the shop. We were burping the...

I never got out of the shop. We were burping the coolant system when the problem started. Running the A/C on Max might have helped, but we were trying to solve the problem before putting it on the...
07-12-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 41,392
Posted By vetsvette

3rd Generation JCW gauge cluster. (Speedo and...

3rd Generation JCW gauge cluster. (Speedo and tach)
07-11-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By vetsvette

Anything I could tell you on that would just be a...

Anything I could tell you on that would just be a WAG on my part. Sorry I can't be more help.
07-11-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,656
Posted By vetsvette

Secondary cat is not monitored. Primary cat is,...

Secondary cat is not monitored. Primary cat is, and will throw a CEL without a tune that addresses that particular problem. Catless DP is a supporting mod for a tune, and will add nothing but noise...
07-11-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,284
Posted By vetsvette

Or the sunroof. It has been known to happen.

Or the sunroof. It has been known to happen.
07-11-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,211
Posted By vetsvette

+1 for Zippee Shades I used them on my '07 MCS...

+1 for Zippee Shades I used them on my '07 MCS with great results. When installed properly you can still operate the sun roof if desired. When I was shopping for a 3rd Gen car a slick roof was one of...
07-11-2019, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 742
Posted By vetsvette

I know for sure it spanned the '14 and '15...

I know for sure it spanned the '14 and '15 models, but I also know that I've read about later models having the problem too. There is a long thread on the forum that deals with that specifically. My...
07-08-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 816
Posted By vetsvette

He took the bait. Let him run a little bit before...

He took the bait. Let him run a little bit before we set the hook. :grin:

No such thing as just doing a couple of mods.
07-06-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,121
Posted By vetsvette

I had his problem after replacing the T-Stat and...

I had his problem after replacing the T-Stat and water pump on my '07 MCS. After we buttoned everything up and cranked it the expansion tank boiled. Turned out some coolant or lube of some sort got...
Forum: JCW Garage
07-04-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 30,231
Posted By vetsvette

The black and red look really nice, so I guess it...

The black and red look really nice, so I guess it makes sense, by Mini's logic, that they need to discontinue them.
07-03-2019, 08:02 PM
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Views: 2,515,085
Posted By vetsvette

Let us know how it turns out.

Let us know how it turns out.
07-03-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,081
Posted By vetsvette

I see you have the JCW version on B/O.

I see you have the JCW version on B/O.
07-03-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 20,450
Views: 2,515,085
Posted By vetsvette

Catless. I bought from Outmotoring, who is just...

Catless. I bought from Outmotoring, who is just one of our forum sponsors. I'm sure it's available from many of our sponsors. When I need maintenance or mod parts I do my best to support our...
07-02-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 20,450
Views: 2,515,085
Posted By vetsvette

I went with Milltek, because all the reviews said...

I went with Milltek, because all the reviews said it fit without having to modify anything, and I know a couple guys that had already installed them on their cars.. I wrapped it with header wrap and...
Forum: Electrical
07-02-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Electrical Carly App
Views: 536
Posted By vetsvette

My bad. Didn't read the OP close enough. Thanks...

My bad. Didn't read the OP close enough. Thanks for the correction.
Forum: Electrical
07-02-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Electrical Carly App
Views: 536
Posted By vetsvette

I tried the Carly App a couple or three years...

I tried the Carly App a couple or three years ago. Expensive interface and expensive program, I was never happy with the performance of the app back then. Then I discovered the bimmercode app. $20...
Forum: 1st Gear
07-01-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 579
Posted By vetsvette

Welcome to the neighborhood.

Welcome to the neighborhood.
07-01-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 14
Interior/Exterior lexan windows woot woot
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Posted By vetsvette

Glad you posted it. Nice looking install. It lets...

Glad you posted it. Nice looking install. It lets other enthusiasts know that there is yet another mod available for their car. :grin:
Forum: JCW Garage
06-30-2019, 07:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,192
Posted By vetsvette

He was referring to the 60 foot mark, not 60MPH.

He was referring to the 60 foot mark, not 60MPH.
06-30-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 14
Interior/Exterior lexan windows woot woot
Views: 1,751
Posted By vetsvette

Light weight and shatterproof. Usually for racing...

Light weight and shatterproof. Usually for racing applications.
06-28-2019, 07:56 PM
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Views: 2,515,085
Posted By vetsvette

Enough with the tease! I want to see a Mini with...

Enough with the tease! I want to see a Mini with Moon Discs! POIDH! Always liked Moon Discs, although my preference was Baby Moons on chrome reversed rims.
Forum: JCW Garage
06-25-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 30,231
Posted By vetsvette

:confused: I read it as 7 minutes, 56.69 seconds....

:confused: I read it as 7 minutes, 56.69 seconds. What needs to be redefined?
06-22-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,001
Posted By vetsvette

On the pre facelift cars, the fog lights are...

On the pre facelift cars, the fog lights are already wired and all hardware is present. All you need is the correct headlight switch...
06-19-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,708
Posted By vetsvette

And kids are in general computer illiterate,...

And kids are in general computer illiterate, right? Ha! :lol:
“Man Plans, and God Laughs.”
06-15-2019, 08:37 AM
06-13-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,708
Posted By vetsvette

Even that is not available for the F56. The only...

Even that is not available for the F56. The only thing approaching a service manual for the 3rd Gen cars is what you find on line.
06-12-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,220
Posted By vetsvette

Or, since it's in NC you could ask here. ...

Or, since it's in NC you could ask here.

https://www.tarheelminis.org
Forum: JCW Garage
06-12-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,651
Posted By vetsvette

That's right. Rub it in. :mad: I'll make...

That's right. Rub it in. :mad:
I'll make another attempt with my dealer, but I'll speak with the service manager this time instead of an SA that I had never seen before.
06-09-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,518
Posted By vetsvette

I'm happy with my OBD flashed Stage 1 tune from...

I'm happy with my OBD flashed Stage 1 tune from Bytetronik.
06-09-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 20,450
Views: 2,515,085
Posted By vetsvette

You might check with Allmag Auto Parts, one of...

You might check with Allmag Auto Parts, one of our sponsors that carries an extensive inventory of used parts. A lot cheaper than the dealer.
06-06-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,777
Posted By vetsvette

Yep. Sorry about that. ECS has always been...

Yep. Sorry about that. ECS has always been accommodating with Military discounts, and often much easier to find parts too. They have supplied me with parts many times since I became obsessed with...
06-05-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,777
Posted By vetsvette

I usually find the part numbers before calling...

I usually find the part numbers before calling the dealer and checking out their best out the door price. Most times I’ve been pleasantly surprised and got a good deal. My dealer also gives me a...
06-04-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 66,206
Posted By vetsvette

Don’t really remember. Sneed4speed did the...

Don’t really remember. Sneed4speed did the install for me.
06-04-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 66,206
Posted By vetsvette

Modified Sparco R56 base plates with Sparco...

Modified Sparco R56 base plates with Sparco slider mechanisms.
06-04-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,777
Posted By vetsvette

Pretty sure these are the part numbers you need....

Pretty sure these are the part numbers you need. You might check with minipartsmass.com
They're a sponsor/vendor for the 3rd Gen section. Call them at (978) 536-0088 to confirm the part numbers....
06-04-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,777
Posted By vetsvette

You should be able to find what you need here. ...

You should be able to find what you need here.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/partgrp?id=XP73-USA-07-2014-F56-Mini-Cooper_S
06-03-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,340
Posted By vetsvette

No problem. Glad to help when I can. Bookmark...

No problem. Glad to help when I can. Bookmark this link for future reference.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/partgrp?id=XP73-USA-07-2014-F56-Mini-Cooper_S
06-03-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,340
Posted By vetsvette

realoem.com (http://realoem.com) is your friend. ...

realoem.com (http://realoem.com) is your friend.

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/enUS/part?id=XP73-USA-07-2014-F56-Mini-Cooper_S&mg=51&sg=05&diagId=51_9296&q=51317404771
06-03-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,914
Posted By vetsvette

On a 3rd Gen car it is only a tune and exhaust...

On a 3rd Gen car it is only a tune and exhaust system. No physical/mechanical changes to the motor.
05-31-2019, 05:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,539
Posted By vetsvette

Asked and answered multiple times. The AEM system...

Asked and answered multiple times. The AEM system works great, and rain, even heavy rain does not cause a problem.
05-30-2019, 07:34 AM
Replies: 80
F55/F56 JCW Tuning kit
Views: 6,735
Posted By vetsvette

Yes, it has the second unmonitored cat. No...

Yes, it has the second unmonitored cat. No resonator. ...
05-29-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 80
F55/F56 JCW Tuning kit
Views: 6,735
Posted By vetsvette

JCW Tuning Kit Chrome Tips $51.17 each with free...

JCW Tuning Kit Chrome Tips $51.17 each with free shipping. Carbon fiber is still $277 each.

https://www.ecstuning.com/b-genuine-mini-parts/jcw-tuning-kit-exhaust-tip-chrome/18302355304/
05-28-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 80
F55/F56 JCW Tuning kit
Views: 6,735
Posted By vetsvette

In my personal opinion I would go with the NM....

In my personal opinion I would go with the NM. It's a little more expensive than the Dinan Sport, but I never heard of the NM causing problems. Can't say the same for the Dinan. I ran the NM for 2...
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