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  1. **WANTED** CARBON CARBON CARBON

    MINI Parts Wanted
    Hello All, On the hunt for R53 genuine carbon parts for a UK right hand drive example : JCW carbon gear knob JCW carbon handbrake lever JCW carbon mirror covers (pair) Also looking for carbon fibre bonnet scoop and number plate light cover, and any other genuine carbon parts.... Will...
  2. taking a peek through the intake manifold!

    Engine & Drivetrain
    Is it true that when disassembling the intake manifold and taking a look inside the engine, carbon is gonna be all over the place blocking the pipes (i think thats what its called). Well a couple of auto-shops i have been to, are certain that after 80.000 klm there needs to be a cleaning from...
  3. Part out (Mostly OEM) JCW carbon, Pure silver aero bumper, skirts, R53, spoilers

    MINI Parts For Sale
    Pure Silver R50/R52/R53 Aero skirts - Good condition - £200 SOLD Pure Silver R50/R52/R53 Aero front bumper - Great condition (resprayed recently) - £200 SOLD Pure Silver colour coded bonnet Aero grille, all clips intact (with original BMW packaging) - £35 SOLD R50 K&N Typhoon air filter...
  4. Build threads thread

    The Lounge
    Cant find them all by myself, and i'm fed up at work. Post up links with a small description to any good build thread you have seen I'll start: 2011 Wallace Performance TA Build! - Mitsubishi Lancer Register Forum AMS Shop TIME ATTACK EVO X build Thread! - Page 2 - evolutionm.net COBB...
  5. tweedbean's R53 MCS

    The Projects
    As project orange was completed, I have decided to start a new thread around my car showing where it started, what it looks like now and what my future plans are. This is less of a project and more of an ongoing thing. Its a 2004 facelift MINI Cooper S. I was bitten by the modding bug after a...
  6. MINI_vag 's R56 S

    The Projects
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  7. Factory JCW 2009 Build and Tuning Guide/Input/Explained

    The Projects
    FACTORY JCW 2009 BUILD AND TUNING GUIDE / INPUT / EXPLAINED Hi to everyone reading this. Im making this thread or guide to show what I have done since I bought my car in april 2009. and then I will continue to the current build, that will resume in January 2011. Im using my archive photos...
  8. Ballsac Blue Curbcrawler Waffle Toilet

    The Projects
    Hi all thought might as well start project thread as got bit carried away buying things for the car. So bought the car about a month ago with below mods on it: 15% Alta reduced pulley and belt JCW catback Kw Variant 1 Jcw aero kit M7 Induction kit pics of the car when i got it...
  9. The Wee Red Toilet

    The Projects
    Hey Guys Been a member on here now for a wee while but have been a silent watcher to whats been goin on never started any treads or posted anything so felt why not now ! So start with the basic I am 18 years old and bought my MINI (MILY) in March of last year, first car after 2 years hard...
  10. R53 Black II ANT-1

    The Projects
    Stock dyno This is the story of my beloved ANT-1 :) I have always loved the new MINI but never thought that it could be my only car. In November 2009, I made a decision to sell my BMW 330d xDrive and thought that I could by something smaller and cheaper to drive, while I think which car would...
  11. The Best MINI's - <3 MINI's

    MINI Photobooth
    I've created this thread so we can gain inspiration from the best looking MINI's accross the world. So if you think a particular MINI deserves to be showcased, then stick up the pics here. The rules... Post pics of your favourite MINI's from all over the world NO chat allowed only pics, chat...
  12. Updated pics of my R53 JCW

    MINI Photobooth
    It's been a while since I've posted some proper pics of my R53 JCW with all the changes I've made to it so thought it's about time I put them up here. It's still a work in progrss but hope you like it: Things I've had done since I last posted pics are: DP Coilovers lowered 25mm at...
  13. m7 c-wing...testing the water...

    MINI Parts For Sale
    Absolutely nothing wrong with this spoiler. I love it to bits. In fact as soon as I can save the money back up again I'm buying another one, but can't keep it and do the same for my clutch and other aircon problem - dont ask!! But as my clutch is about >.< that far from death I need a quick...
  14. What is your minimum weight achieved and how.

    MINI Chat
    I've got a R53 JCW MCS and my total weight is 1215kg. Adds: R56 Crown Spoke wheels. (Just for a need and for around £250.) Brembo JCW. Nice piece of BBK but a bit heavy. (If any aftermarket lighter rotors, let me know it.) No rear bench. KW V2 coilovers. I'm thinking of fitting CF bonnet and...
  15. Carbon Fibre Skinning/Wrapping

    MINI Chat
    Hi, I'm very interested in buying a kit and skinning some MINI bits. Has anyone had any experience with this? and wheres best to buy? The only place i have seen selling kits is Carbon Fiber Sheet and High Performance Carbon Fibre Products - Carbon Mods Thanks, Dean oh the bits im thinking...
  16. mcs_jcw

    New to Mini Torque?
    Hi there! This is mcs_jcw. I'm happy to be among you! I'll check the forum and I'll try to help as much as I can in whatever aspect related to our cars. Cheers!:thumbup: I also belong to another mini club in Spain. If I'm allowed to tell you the name I'll be happy doing it. Just need an...
  17. OBD-II Fault Code List

    Faults & Fixes
    For those of you with a ScanGauge or any other OBD-II reader, here is a list of all BMW fault codes that could come up when you have a fault: B0001 PCM Discrete Input Speed Signal Error B0004 PCM Discrete Input Speed Signal Not Present B0005 In Park Switch Circuit Malfunction B0016 RF/Passenger...
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