Don't know if this is in the right section but I'm going to go ahead anyways!
Just need a bit of advice my mini jcw going for its stage 2 manic map next week! Before it does I'm going to give it an oil change and change my tensioner (N14) but do i stick to the normal 5w30 or is it...
Completely forgot I had this but after a recent house move I found it again in a draw with all my Mini stuff in. I purchased this around 18 months ago from Lohen for £200 and the device was only used once in my ownership which can be reflected in its perfect condition.
I've got a few things done over the past year:
Now looking towards the next performance upgrades: remaps, injectors, cam, etc.
I've done some reading, but my knowledge isn't great. I get the feeling a remap would provide the...
Hi I am a new mini owner a though it's a dirty diesel, 2009 Cooper. I want more power but I have been told ecu needs removing etc but they are unsure until they see it?
Does anyone know if this is true or if they need to as I don't want to waste there or my time.
I live in Poole so anywhere...
Looking for remap advice.
Have 2002 mcs. Recently had 17% pulley, airtech inter cooler and orange stealth intake.
Car already has a more free flowing (I think cat back) exhaust system
I want a remap just to get the most of the mods and get it running smoothly.
Will I need...
240BHP R53 Cooper S 2300
I have for sale my electric blue cooper s ready to be driven away
-Electric blue r53
-double panoramic sun roof
-6k standard HID head lights
-4x aftermarket full beam driving lamps
-radio control steering wheel...
I have recently bought a 2011 "Dooper" of which I am looking for a bit more poke out of.
I have contacted ages local tuning companies but they mostly specialise in VW's ? so I am hoping
for a little advice of what power I can take it up to and what mods I would need. I have read a
Few updates on my MCS..
207BHP - 222lb-Ft Torque with a missfire and a busted thermostat..
Full unresonated Challenge exhaust system
Stage 1+ Remap from eTune
Not had it dyno'd yet so don't know the figures!
Here's some videos:
Mini Cooper a with...
Saved up the pennies, and I'm going to see the evolve guys,
i've only heard good things about them, and the dude Imran is a top bloke.
Will get some videos of timings / accelerations for before and after,
im shit at editing videos though, but they'll be on youtube within the near future, keep...
Had a jcw for about a month now...
FUAAARRRRRRRKKKK, its a good car.
After speaking to some helpful members on here, I've decided that I'm gonna get an ITG filter for it, along with an Evolve Remap!
So that should be done by the end of this month, so after that ill take the go pro out, make some...
Well, after some thinking and a few mods I've started modifying my '06 JCW R53.
Big mods started some weeks ago when I ordered the 4-2-1 with 100 cells cat to Mini Motorsport UK. I also got the 225hp remap soon to fit a camshaft. Hope to get after that around 235-240hp.
Dry battery's been...
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 ?
Not that I was looking but stumbled accross this: MINI Cherished - MINI details
Yes its stock spec with wheel gap and OEM rims but... I think that looks pretty mean !! :thumbup:
Make it lower, take it for a remap and I would be happy rocking it... not too bad a price and spec really...
Had my Cooper S now for around 2 months & ive read up on having it health checked prior to any serious performance modifications.
its a R53 52 plate Cooper S with only 36k on the clock so if all is well she should be able to take a custom remap and a new SC pulley ?
What should i do firstly...
Have just received news from our Japanese dealer that a car running our software came 2nd at the Fuji Speedway track in BMW MINI Trophy series run by ETCC - Japan.
Engine wise the car is running:
evolve ECU remap
Akrapovic Downpipe with Sport Cat
I will get more...
Just thought I'd post up the results of a remap which we carried out for a forum member yesterday. I am sure he will post up his before and after V Box times soon.
Gains are 30 BHP and 60-70 Ft/lbs Torque.
Power at the Wheels