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General Information

Year
2005
Make
Mini
Model
Cooper S
Color
Black
Packages
Chilli, Chrono, Visibility, SS+, Chromline Int + Ext,
History
Bought @ 27k, couple of owners, all original car.
2005 Mini Cooper S (Black)

Modifications

Drivetrain
Original block etc, 17% GTT pulley, Kent cam, GTT catch tank, Shed head G&S valves larger, Supertech beehive valve springs with titanium caps and retainers, modified locks, Ex, JCW air kit, ITG filter, GP intercooler, GTT alloy flywheel, Helix plate, LUK cover, BMW bearing, Elite Racing Transmissions 6 speed involute dog gearbox conversion and final drive, Quaife ATB LSD. ByteTroniK software, Ford Motorsport 550cc injectors, Innovate wideband, Custom stainless Maniflow 4:2:1 exhaust manifold with wideband port, Maniflow decat, JCW catback, GTT belt strap. Gates horizon belt. Vibratechnics fast road mounts, 1320 map.
Interior
Was 100% original until early Nov 17, then fitted Sparco Rev 2 hardback seats and 4 point bolt in harnesses, no holes drilled, carpeted over rear.

Seats fixed. SRS delete.
Exterior
Left alone.

I really like it, but did change the OE Web Design split rims in 2017 to R112 to fit the brakes. Other than that the tyres went from 205/45r17v RFT to 215/45r17w Federal RSR595's, JCW exhaust tips noticeable too.

Added to rear screen:
"Get in, Sit down Shut Up, and Hang On!"

Car sits ~5mm lower
Audio
209, 216, 230, now 234whp soon to change....
Suspension
Standard 'STD'/Exclusive Workshops coilovers, Powerflex Black series front lower arm rear bushes, also steering rack bush, front roll bar delete, Hotchkis competition rear ARB, R56S trailing arms, Karl (TM) ABS spacers and damper adapters, R56S JCW rear pads, discs and calipers, BMW Performance (GP2) front calipers, BMW Performance front pads, GP2 discs, Exclusive Workshops caliper brackets, Goodridge hoses front and rear, R56S front and rear wheel bearings and rear wheel bolts, front tensile R56S (GP1) bolts, 11mm front wheel spacers, R56S anti roll bar links, front roll bar links deleted.
Wheel and Tire
BMW R112 JCW silver alloy wheels with Federal RSR595 215/45R17W tyres, JCW centre caps.

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