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Forum: JCW Garage
03-10-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,514
Posted By Short Wait

Had the walnut blasting a few weeks ago, WHAT a...

Had the walnut blasting a few weeks ago, WHAT a difference. Didn't realize how much performance I had lost over time. Have 86K and the tires break loose quickly under moderate throttle which hadn't...
09-04-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,119
Posted By Short Wait

Cure or at least an improvement would be to...

Cure or at least an improvement would be to purchase EBC red brembo pads. A few vendors carry them, Outmotoring and Way Motor Works are a just a couple among others........
07-19-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 20,450
Views: 2,515,116
Posted By Short Wait

Over the past two days: Installed puddle lights...

Over the past two days: Installed puddle lights (with the circle), changed out my chirping friction pulley, washed, clay barred and waxed my 08 mcs in prep for MTTS. tried to rotate the tires and...
06-13-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
F55/F56 Sunroof tint
Views: 1,600
Posted By Short Wait

Had limo tint done 4 years ago with no problems.

Had limo tint done 4 years ago with no problems.
06-10-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 18
R50/53 - R50/53 Off to the body shop I go
Views: 1,014
Posted By Short Wait

Now get a clear bra on it immediately...

Now get a clear bra on it immediately...
03-15-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,202
Posted By Short Wait

Okay. Here's the deal. The part that leaks oil...

Okay. Here's the deal. The part that leaks oil is the banjo bolt which has (had) rubber o rings and gets brittle over numerous heat cycles and not the tube which does move (or it did on my 08). ...
02-05-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 3
Interior/Exterior Top Dashboard Removal
Views: 716
Posted By Short Wait

Someone must know this!!!

Someone must know this!!!
12-26-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,539
Posted By Short Wait

????????

????????
Forum: How to
10-18-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 40,315
Posted By Short Wait

From your pic, one side is silver and the other...

From your pic, one side is silver and the other is copper in color but mine are definitely silver on all four at the base of the 90 degree spade connectors. I will use the connection closer to the...
Forum: How to
10-18-2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 40,315
Posted By Short Wait

After reading the installation procedures for the...

After reading the installation procedures for the hella horns above, it is indicated that one spade connector is silver (for ground) and the other is copper (for power). Both spade connectors on...
07-18-2013, 07:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,038
Posted By Short Wait

Check the attaching hoses to the intercooler,...

Check the attaching hoses to the intercooler, sounds like one of the clamps may have come undone. Have seen this happen before more than once after an intercooler install.
Replies: 31
Views: 3,321
Posted By Short Wait

What's your specific question? Answer is yes.

What's your specific question? Answer is yes.
03-17-2013, 05:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 617
Posted By Short Wait

Check the bolts on the timing chain cover. Mine...

Check the bolts on the timing chain cover. Mine began to leak two years after the timing chain tensioner recall was done. Didn't know where the oil was coming from until it got worse. The bolts had...
02-13-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 809
Posted By Short Wait

Nice video and music!!!!

Nice video and music!!!!
Forum: MINI5280
01-29-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 877
Posted By Short Wait

Have heard of a whistle problem with the NM...

Have heard of a whistle problem with the NM exhaust. A beautiful system but check on status of this before buying!!!!
Forum: Suspension
12-31-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,352
Posted By Short Wait

Make sure you get it aligned soon...

Make sure you get it aligned soon...
12-22-2012, 04:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,533
Posted By Short Wait

[QUOTE=N666BK;3646290]Thanks Viper. Good stuff! I...

[QUOTE=N666BK;3646290]Thanks Viper. Good stuff! I just flipped my stock tires they are brand new and will take the beating. Please post more tricks. As you can see I already got candles and matches...
11-13-2012, 08:36 AM
Replies: 13
Interior/Exterior New ebrake handle
Views: 1,219
Posted By Short Wait

nice!!

nice!!
10-22-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,170
Posted By Short Wait

LOL,LOL,LOL Just made my day..... and that was a...

LOL,LOL,LOL Just made my day..... and that was a very funny movie..
10-10-2012, 06:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,159
Posted By Short Wait

Still "Moving On" in my interpretation means just...

Still "Moving On" in my interpretation means just that. Let's get back to the topic at hand and I'm moving on. LOL
10-09-2012, 04:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,159
Posted By Short Wait

I won't even ask what problem was created with...

I won't even ask what problem was created with Way in the above post but I did find it odd to say "I've moved on". Makes me think otherwise. Anyway, I've heard the invidia, sounded pretty good. I...
10-09-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,159
Posted By Short Wait

I too have had only exceptional service dealing...

I too have had only exceptional service dealing with Way and his staff over the past four plus years. MOST times if someone gives quality customer service, it goes un-noticed but in the case of WMW,...
10-07-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By Short Wait

Your name was added to the HRMINI (Hampton Roads...

Your name was added to the HRMINI (Hampton Roads Club Mini) member list on 9/27/2012.
10-07-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 621
Posted By Short Wait

Some of our members just returned from the annual...

Some of our members just returned from the annual Fall Colors Run in Monterey Va this evening including the moderators. Your request may have been missed because of the preparations for the this...
09-21-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,297
Posted By Short Wait

Never had to add oil in my 08 mcs, changed oil...

Never had to add oil in my 08 mcs, changed oil every 4,000 miles with Mobil 1 5w30 synthetic but for some odd reason I've developed a leak after the timing chain tensioner recall was performed. go...
09-08-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,749
Posted By Short Wait

Try summit racing - - -

Try summit racing - - -
08-07-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 100,935
Posted By Short Wait

You can also pick them up at Moss in Petersburg...

You can also pick them up at Moss in Petersburg near you G33KGUY
08-04-2012, 10:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By Short Wait

Use EBC Red Stuff Pads along with WHEEL WAX!!!!!!

Use EBC Red Stuff Pads along with WHEEL WAX!!!!!!
08-04-2012, 10:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,254
Posted By Short Wait

Use EBC Red Stuff Ceramic Pads!!!!!

Use EBC Red Stuff Ceramic Pads!!!!!
Replies: 22
Views: 1,269
Posted By Short Wait

Did not do the dragon this year but had a great...

Did not do the dragon this year but had a great time with friends driving other roads that I hadn't before. Still a good time whether you get to do the dragon or not but noobs must go at least...
04-26-2012, 05:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,688
Posted By Short Wait

Had to change the ole battery yesterday. Had...

Had to change the ole battery yesterday. Had been cranking slowly a few days ago so the writing was on the wall. Of course it would die just before the dragon which is actually a good thing. ...
04-16-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,421
Posted By Short Wait

That's great news, I've been holding off...

That's great news, I've been holding off purchashing this exhaust after hearing of the flaw. Hopefully it won't be too much longer......
03-27-2012, 05:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,220
Posted By Short Wait

I believe you succeeded!!!

I believe you succeeded!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 818
Posted By Short Wait

Some information you may want to know if you're...

Some information you may want to know if you're staying at fontana this year. Upon Arriving at the lodge last year (2011) for MOTD to check into my room, I could not use my VISA debit card for my...
03-04-2012, 05:07 AM
Replies: 9
Drivetrain new exhaust
Views: 808
Posted By Short Wait

I would also like to know this. I've put off...

I would also like to know this. I've put off ordering for a few weeks until this issue is resolved.:impatient:
02-16-2012, 12:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 13,421
Posted By Short Wait

Glad to see this info. Had plans to order the cat...

Glad to see this info. Had plans to order the cat back version today for my 2008. The cat back was out of production/stock for a while until just recently. Wonder if NM did some sort of fix or...
02-15-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,336
Posted By Short Wait

All of the above!!!! Lol

All of the above!!!! Lol
02-13-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 792
Posted By Short Wait

We're doing another Minis on the Ferry charity...

We're doing another Minis on the Ferry charity run to Surry VA on the 24th Mar 2012 for the American Cancer Society (hrmini.com)
02-06-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,789
Posted By Short Wait

just ordered mine this am. Price listed is for a...

just ordered mine this am. Price listed is for a pair....
02-01-2012, 06:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,071
Posted By Short Wait

awaiting an answer also...

awaiting an answer also...
01-29-2012, 09:31 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 21,975
Posted By Short Wait

45k 08 mcs, one scoop

45k 08 mcs, one scoop
01-22-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,013
Posted By Short Wait

got mine from Dejon Powerhouse {Winchester Va) in...

got mine from Dejon Powerhouse {Winchester Va) in mini colors. Happy so far with product....(08 mcs)
12-25-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 757
Posted By Short Wait

The usual, turkey, stuffing, gravy, ham, macaroni...

The usual, turkey, stuffing, gravy, ham, macaroni and cheese, cranbery sauce, yams, collards, green beans, rolls, potato salad, etc. I'll most likely stuff myself just like every year before.....
12-04-2011, 04:21 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 4,699
Posted By Short Wait

Only had one negative comment in the three plus...

Only had one negative comment in the three plus years I've owned my mini. My response was very respecfully saying THANK YOU. That seemed to catch the person totally off guard and we went on with...
11-12-2011, 06:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,013
Posted By Short Wait

Have been running these for over two years and...

Have been running these for over two years and 30k plus miles. No uneven tire wear and haven't been rotated. They do get noisy as any tire with wear but completely satisfied so far. Really like...
11-05-2011, 04:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,402
Posted By Short Wait

Ironic! Just noticed a very, very slight oil...

Ironic! Just noticed a very, very slight oil residue around my valve cover recently. I keep my engine clean which made it easy to spot so it looks like I'll be doing the gasket change. Anyone know...
11-04-2011, 05:49 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 51,826
Posted By Short Wait

I've installed the helix intercooler on an o8...

I've installed the helix intercooler on an o8 mcs, removed the stock bumper, added the jcw aero kit at a later date and had no issues whatsoever.
10-29-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,393
Posted By Short Wait

Veeeerrrry Nice!!!!!

Veeeerrrry Nice!!!!!
10-26-2011, 04:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 821
Posted By Short Wait

Go to HRMINI.COM and ask away.

Go to HRMINI.COM and ask away.
10-23-2011, 05:59 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 28,926
Posted By Short Wait

Installed my led tail lights (black) a few days...

Installed my led tail lights (black) a few days ago and have gotten good reviews from folks. I have an 08 mcs and no warnings at all. Thanks to Aaron for the great deal.....
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