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07-11-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By TVPostSound

How many miles on the car when suspension...

How many miles on the car when suspension swapped?

There are issues with Minis when lowering, causing the inner CV buckets to tramline.
It does go away eventually.
There are a few posts here.
...
07-07-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 2
F55/F56 Rear Fog Lights
Views: 458
Posted By TVPostSound

If the dealer ever needs to recode your car, make...

If the dealer ever needs to recode your car, make sure you have the original switch with you.
Reinstall the original switch before coding.
Unlike the R56s we don't write a new VO, thus the coding...
07-04-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 875
Posted By TVPostSound

Symbol is Engine temperature. OK means no...

Symbol is Engine temperature.
OK means no problem.
Guage shows running temperature.
06-29-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 19
Interior/Exterior New Steering Wheel Installed
Views: 5,007
Posted By TVPostSound

https://www.newtis.info/tisv2/a/en/f56-cooper-s-ha...

https://www.newtis.info/tisv2/a/en/f56-cooper-s-hat/repair-manuals/32-steering-wheel-alignment/32-33-steering-wheel/1VnXrBSlcV
Forum: 3rd Gen FAQs
06-24-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 21,321
Posted By TVPostSound

3065

3065
06-23-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,147
Posted By TVPostSound

Maybe the dealer set it that way. You just hold...

Maybe the dealer set it that way.
You just hold it down for 10 seconds to default on, or off..
06-23-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
F55/F56 Help ME Please
Views: 851
Posted By TVPostSound

Go outside and lock the doors. Everything will...

Go outside and lock the doors. Everything will turn off!!!
06-23-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,423
Posted By TVPostSound

https://www.autohausaz.com/pn/FB-83222355599?utm_s...

https://www.autohausaz.com/pn/FB-83222355599?utm_source=google&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=frooglePN&utm_term=83222355599&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIp6zNpZeA4wIVFcpkCh3G3gK2EAQYASABEgJae_D_BwE

Anyone try...
06-22-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 708
Posted By TVPostSound

Not shipping at this time

Not shipping at this time
06-22-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 497
Posted By TVPostSound

06-22-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By TVPostSound

R56 S OEM rear sway bar

When I totaled my 2013 R56S, it had the H&R rear bar still on it. Never got a chance to reinstall the stock one.

I still have the OEM rear bar here in my garage, looks like a 17mm, with bushings....
Forum: Suspension
06-21-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,306
Posted By TVPostSound

Those look so right, no spacers needed!! my...

Those look so right, no spacers needed!!

my next purchase.
Forum: Suspension
06-21-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,306
Posted By TVPostSound

1/3 way down the page, Blue with red mirrors. ...

1/3 way down the page, Blue with red mirrors.

I love the look!!!
http://www.nm-eng.com/nm-car-images.html#popUp[gallery]/12/
Forum: JCW Garage
06-20-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,811
Posted By TVPostSound

Steering angle sensor calibration should be part...

Steering angle sensor calibration should be part of an alignment.
Most techs skip it.
06-15-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 708
Posted By TVPostSound

H&R 27MM solid front sway bar

H&R 27mm solid front bar.

Bought front and rear from another member here for install on my friends F56.
He decided to only go with the rear.
So I need to sell the front one.

Includes the...
06-15-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,555
Posted By TVPostSound

I understand mechanically it goes in Park. Does...

I understand mechanically it goes in Park.
Does the P light on the shifter handle light up?
Forum: JCW Garage
06-14-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,811
Posted By TVPostSound

[/QUOTE] Its an old design Iwas...

[/QUOTE]




Its an old design Iwas first introduced to when working at Cadillac in the 80s.
The old method to replace pads was to remove the parking brake lever at the caliper push the piston...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-14-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,811
Posted By TVPostSound

Could be. Since the rear caliper pistons are...

Could be.
Since the rear caliper pistons are screw inntype,
the parking brake adjust the piston free play.
06-13-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 914
Posted By TVPostSound

Please name them.

Please name them.
06-13-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 789
Posted By TVPostSound

wcpfour has the best advice, braking normally for...

wcpfour has the best advice, braking normally for a hundred or so miles, is better than bedding pads improperly.
06-13-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By TVPostSound

Publish the "after" alignment measurements...

Publish the "after" alignment measurements here.
06-13-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By TVPostSound

Have them recalibrate the EPS once more, and...

Have them recalibrate the EPS once more, and reteach the end stop. Also SAS "Steering Angle Sensor" recalibrate.
The EPS (Electric Power Steering) also compensates for torque steer, by steering...
06-13-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,571
Posted By TVPostSound

Yup The whole piece at $40!! But check the...

Yup
The whole piece at $40!!
But check the connector first, also that you are getting 12V at that connector, before getting one.
...
06-12-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 873
Posted By TVPostSound

Check you PM!!

Check you PM!!
06-12-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 777
Posted By TVPostSound

Yes, that number will work!! Have it for my F56 ...

Yes, that number will work!! Have it for my F56


https://www.detroittuned.com/mini-cooper-spare-tire-5-lug/
Really good price.
Remember MINI spare won't fit front, if you get a front flat,...
06-12-2019, 06:13 AM
Replies: 13
F55/F56 Rear fog lights
Views: 1,013
Posted By TVPostSound

Not to be rude. But do a search while spelling...

Not to be rude.
But do a search while spelling brake properly.
Not break.
Forum: Suspension
06-11-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 455
Posted By TVPostSound

I presume it’s the rear? better to buy a new...

I presume it’s the rear?
better to buy a new pair.
They are part of the springs progression.
They are NOT bumpstops.
NM chose to have you cut them for a purpose.
Call Jerry at NM hell explain
...
Forum: Suspension
06-11-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,037
Posted By TVPostSound

Vetsvette doesn't have that problem, as he...

Vetsvette doesn't have that problem, as he lowered his car when new. The inner cv bucket wear pattern did not have a chance to start.
I did mine at 6K, had a small vibration, now at 12K I cant feel...
06-11-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 914
Posted By TVPostSound

LL01 only comes 0w-30 LL14 is 0W-20 Hence...

LL01 only comes 0w-30
LL14 is 0W-20

Hence my statement
The engine sticker will state which oil, as mine also says 0W-20
Forum: Suspension
06-11-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,037
Posted By TVPostSound

See reponses

See reponses
06-10-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 914
Posted By TVPostSound

The OP needs LL14FE (0W-20) not LL01 (0W-30) He...

The OP needs LL14FE (0W-20) not LL01 (0W-30)
He has a 2017 .
06-10-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 11
F55/F56 Oil questions
Views: 914
Posted By TVPostSound

ll14fe

ll14fe
06-10-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 897
Posted By TVPostSound

Good call.

Good call.
Forum: Suspension
06-10-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 651
Posted By TVPostSound

DDC/VDC/EDC struts for MINIs are plentiful...

DDC/VDC/EDC struts for MINIs are plentiful online.
Springs might show as discontinued, based on realm catalogue, but the dealer CAN get them based on your VIN.
06-07-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By TVPostSound

Heres some documentation you would be interested...

Heres some documentation you would be interested in:
...
06-07-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By TVPostSound

It tool me 3 dealer visits to finally get a tech...

It tool me 3 dealer visits to finally get a tech to reset it.

I was getting a hard pull on acceleration, and steering would not easily recover from a right turn.
Its a software reset to...
06-07-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By TVPostSound

Has anyone attempted to reinitialize the steering...

Has anyone attempted to reinitialize the steering rack motor (EPS)??
Forum: JCW Garage
06-06-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,811
Posted By TVPostSound

Front spacers are smaller than rear adds to...

Front spacers are smaller than rear adds to understeer.
Go back to 10mm in rear.
06-05-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,542
Posted By TVPostSound

Get the switch, use the rear fogs as intended. ...

Get the switch, use the rear fogs as intended.
It really freaks people out when turning on in inclimate weather!!!

FIY, If you video yourself panic stopping, you can see that your turn signals...
Forum: How To
06-05-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,244
Posted By TVPostSound

My dealer quoted me 2 hours book time for a front...

My dealer quoted me 2 hours book time for a front bar, thats 3 times harder than a rear!!
I was the first, my SA told me she has had 5 more come in since I referred then here on NAM.
Same cost!!
Forum: JCW Garage
06-05-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,280
Posted By TVPostSound

My old 2013 R56 needed front brakes at 15k and...

My old 2013 R56 needed front brakes at 15k and rear at 20k.
Luckily Mini covered brakes then.
Not the 2017 F56, looks like I’ll need all 4 by 17k.
Forum: JCW Garage
06-05-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,280
Posted By TVPostSound

Traction control, and Stability control have a...

Traction control, and Stability control have a lot to do with brake wear.

Havent you noticed, making a right out of a driveway, the brakes keep your wheels from spinning!!
Forum: JCW Garage
06-05-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 12,811
Posted By TVPostSound

Ha!! No high speed floating with a Festiva,...

Ha!!

No high speed floating with a Festiva, they don't exceed 55mph.

I bought that car asr my daughters first car, then went to my son.
Best thing ever, slow, manual trans no power anything!!
06-04-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,792
Posted By TVPostSound

My gear would be getting rear ended with the car...

My gear would be getting rear ended with the car controlling my stops that radically/
Forum: Suspension
06-04-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,383
Posted By TVPostSound

Oops I didn’t notice the title. Eibachs!! And...

Oops I didn’t notice the title.
Eibachs!! And Coil overs
maybe the top hat in the coil over.
Forum: Suspension
06-04-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,383
Posted By TVPostSound

Forgot to ask. Which brand bars? was it a...

Forgot to ask.
Which brand bars?

was it a dealer?
Forum: Suspension
06-04-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,383
Posted By TVPostSound

Just a quick thought. Check the left front...

Just a quick thought.
Check the left front rotor shield rubbing on rotor.
Ive bent mine when removing the wheel.
Its real thin, can be straightened by hand.

Btw the subframes only had to be...
Forum: 3rd Gen FAQs
06-01-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 56,375
Posted By TVPostSound

:thumbsup: more for you to play with: ...

:thumbsup: more for you to play with:

https://www.northamericanmotoring.com/forums/f55-f56-hatch-talk-2014/319265-coding-parameters-that-actually-work-using-bimmercode-expert-mode.html#post4330643
Forum: 3rd Gen FAQs
06-01-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 56,375
Posted By TVPostSound

Fogs on with DRL/Parking lamps 3068...

Fogs on with DRL/Parking lamps
3068 NSW_EIN_AUF_LDS_STL =Activ (EIN_ AUF means To go on)
Forum: 3rd Gen FAQs
06-01-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 56,375
Posted By TVPostSound

What is that!

What is that!
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