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  1. OldBrokenWind's Thumper head, GT28RS, & Alta "stuff"

    The Projects
    The following attachment is a 4-page pdf diary or log of what I've done to my R56. it's still a work in progress, but most of the planned upgrades are installed. I'll update it as milestones are reached. Hope it's useful to other newbies.
  2. Miles per tank??

    Engine & Drivetrain
    Hi All, I'm new to the MINI scene and am looking at making my 02 One a little better. I've done a few miles but am suprised to find that I am only getting 300 miles per tank of fuel. Is this normal or is my car running bad??? It feels OK to drive and has standard 15" alloys and no Mod's, yet...
  3. Do we all need a Dimple™?

    R53 Tried and Tested
    To kick off a series of MT run product tests, we're starting with something nice and simple... a Dimple™! So firstly some background on the Dimple™... --------------- Magnetic oil drain plugs have always been one of the best ways to trap and remove microscopic metal particles from an engines...
  4. P0107 and ASC light on

    Faults & Fixes
    Hello, Just drove off very slowly from my parents and got a P0107 code (MAP/BARO) circuit low input. Why the hell is my ASC light on too? I presume this is the map sensor but is there anything else that it could be, I change the intercooler yesterday but have driven 50 miles, its all sealed...
  5. What's your average MPG?

    R56 General
    I'd heard rumours of 40+ MPG. Last three tanks I've only managed between 32 and 34 (not including the 9.9 I got round Bedford :laugh:). I've not been caning it everywhere either - this has included at least 150 miles of motorway. Anyone noticed a difference with the sport button on or off? I...
  6. Feb 04 (53) Mini One - Black

    MINI For Sale
    Hey all. In pursuit of something new, I'm putting this ad up just to try and attract some interest in the car as unfortunately it will have to go :( All the spec can be found at my vBGarage (link) - I'm just trying to gain interest for now, price will be negotiated as soon as I have some...
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