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  1. Engine & Drivetrain
    OK, here goes. Firstly thank you for all the information on this website, been great to me over the years (y) I am getting some work done on my R53 this month, I suspect the crank pulley has separated but I would also like to replace the following items: Crank pulley, timing chain, guides...
  2. How To Guides
    The water pumps and thermostats on the MINI mk2 petrol engine (also in bmw 1 series and lots of Peugeot, Citroen’s) is susceptible to the water pump wearing out and thermostat/sensor issues. Both can be replaced by the diy’er. Most other videos on the water pump show removing the front light...
  3. MINI Chat
    Does anyone have a work flow for replacing the water pump, friction wheel, tensioner, without lowering the engine? Also are silicon hoses a good replacement for original when replacing all cooling hoses.
  4. MiniTorque Threads
    Is anyone aware of the R56 recall on JCW models for incorrect sized brakes for vehicles manufactured in 2008? Also, I have a 2009 FJCW and would like to enquire at BMW with regards to the auxilary water pump recall - how honest are the dealers with this regarding a free replacement service? My...
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