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  1. Faults & Fixes
    Ive tried it many different ways now and in the process have managed to break the plastic clip that secures it to the supercharger (In hindsight i shouldnt have put the bolt in until everything was lined up ; i was just trying to stop it from coming apart again) Im now at a complete loss...
  2. Engine & Drivetrain
    Looking at changing my transmission oil in my N47 1.6 R55, any recommendations for the oil? And any tips on actually changing the oil? Thanks in advance Tom
  3. Faults & Fixes
    Hello everyone, This light came up on a JCW N18 R56 I have checked my service list and I have everything up to date until 10/2018. If I turn off the engine and then turn on again this error desappear. This yellow light came up like 5 times throught those last 5 days or so. Any ideia? Thanks
  4. Engine & Drivetrain
    Morning all, I got my first oil warning light yesterday. So will be doing a full oil change. I found a 'r56 - what oil' thread but this is 4years old, things might have changed since then. I have a 2008 JCW, new to mini's so unsure of engine type etc. There seems to be a plethora of oils to...
  5. The Projects
    Hi All, Thought id better start a thread, (Feel free to move if its in the wrong place). Bought a R53 CooperS 2006 for the wife, white (kind of light Cream) with no stripes, it was the no stripes bit that made it harder to find! Anyway, bought a 63,000 mile one for £4,000 Price about right...
  6. New to Mini Torque?
    Good Afternoon guys, Recently bought myself an R53 cooper s from my boss at work. 120K on the clock so it's been well used. Hoping to get some advice as to what to do with it next. It's had some work done. AFAIK it's had 15% reduction pulley, lightweight flywheel, EPAS pump was replaced, new...
  7. MINI Chat
    When I got the car a couple of months ago i decided to do the next service regardless if it was the time for it, just for peace of mind. So I bought all the materials Spark-plags, oil, filters etc and went to a local guy that used to service my old car to do the service. All went well apart...
  8. MINI Chat
    Anyone know a decent service garage around Edinburgh area? I used to service my old vw in a local guy because I didn't care much about it.
  9. MINI Parts For Sale
    2 x Pagid rear disks 100% boxed new and unused - suitable for R50, R52 and R53 MINI. 259mm x 10mm 4x 100 Part number: 50325 Reason for sale: Purchased for my 2005 MCS but car sold before disks fitted. Mintex rear brake pads (standard, not uprated) 100% boxed new and unused - suitable for...
  10. R53 General
    Hi guys, I am the proud owner of a Mini S tuned up to 200bhp by a German company (Hamann). It has been a blast to drive and I love this car like crazy. I broke the 100'000km mark a few weeks ago and don't know what my next big service will uncover (maybe nothing I hope!). I was wondering if...
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