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  1. Faults & Fixes
    I thought I started a thread on the reliability of the R56 but cannot find it (mod feel free to merge if you do find it) - basically I was wanting an update from you guys who have been running them for a few years now or who have bought older cars... In short: How are they coping ? What...
  2. The Projects
    As a lot of you will recognise, this is Dave's JCW that i bought around christmas time. Thought it was time to introduce myself and make a thread. No mods yet as im still a student at uni (final year though..!) and need to keep it running on minimal cash over the next few months. Heres some...
  3. Interior
    Hi all, I'm looking to get a new JCW steering wheel for my R56. I normally prefer full leather but the leather/alcantara one looks very nice too. However, I'm worried about the leather/alcantara one wearing down very quickly. For those who have this steering wheel, what prompted you to go for...
  4. The Projects
    This is my Mini
  5. New to Mini Torque?
    Hello, i'm french (Paris)!!! I have a R53 Mini Cooper JCW Checmate Pulley -17% Intercooler GP Injectors 450cm3 AAC newman cams ==) 225 hp, 256nm.
  6. The Projects
    ******'s Blue Toilet Factory Spec ▪ Full Hyper Blue ▪ 2005 Reg ▪ 34,000 Miles ▪ 1 Previous Owner ▪ FSH ▪ LSD ▪ Chilli Pack ▪ Visibility Pack ▪ Full Leather Interior ▪ MFSW/Cruise Control ▪ Harmon Kardon w/ AUX Input ▪ Anthracite Interior...
  7. The Projects
    Maybe time for a new tread here... After 3 other Mini's this is my new project. The 3 others... '02 BRG MCS '08 SS MCCS '06 MB MCS So after some problems with n°3 i bought this '04 DS MCS. Factory specs: - S spoke 17 " - Sports suspension - MF 3-spoke sport steering wheel - Heated washer...
  8. MINI Photobooth
    12 March 2009 Getting Low..
  9. 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...
  10. How To Guides
    How To Install Chrome Trim Dash On R56 MINI, nice guide with pics here:- (see pdf download below)
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