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Brakes and Brake Accessories and Parts for Classic Mini
Created: August 29, 2019
Need Classic Mini (1959-2000) brake parts? Mini Mania’s got what you want. From brake upgrades to Classic Mini brake master cylinder rebuild kits . From brake pads to rotors, calipers to brake cylinders, to brake drums to brake fluid, and disc brakes to brake kits, we carry a complete line of brake parts for your Classic Mini.
Classic Mini Cooper Brake Lines & Brake Servos page 10
Created: December 28, 2018
Braided High Performance & stock Brake Lines are available for the 1959 thru 2000 models of the Classic Mini Cooper. Brake Servos were optional on many models at great prices. Technical information and guidance is available on line or phone from the experts at Minimania.com
Classic Mini Cooper Drum Brakes & Wheel Cylinders page 11
Created: December 28, 2018
Classic Mini Cooper Brake drums are available in stock cast iron or high performance aluminum versions. Wheel cylinders for all years of the Mini from 1959 thru 2000, both original and aftermarket are at great prices. Technical information from the experts at Minimania.com
2 Mini Mania Catalog BRAKES 7-11
Created: October 06, 2017
View the Mini Mania Catalog as a PDF. Find a Part No. in the catalog. Type or copy/paste it into the search box to find it on the website.
Created: July 07, 2016
Finding the parts for your Classic Mini just got easier. See our new 2016 Classic Mini Parts and Accessories Catalog Online!
Mini Memoirs: The No Brakes Mini
Created: February 08, 2001
In 1992 I brought together a few friends to form what was soon called "The Alberni Valley Autosports Club" (AVAC). We had about 4 of us with one Austin Healy Bug Eyed Sprite, a Mini 1000 ("The No Brakes Mini), a Toyota Corolla and one rather worn out Datsun F10.
BRAKES - Fundamental considerations
Created: December 06, 2000
Most folks immediately turn to considering higher engine power outputs. Because of this pre-occupation brakes tend to slide down the improvements priority list. However, they are far more important...
BRAKES - How they work
Created: December 06, 2000
Without a doubt the most important point to get sorted at the outset is just what makes brakes do their thing - FRICTION. The sole purpose of the brake set-up on any vehicle is to convert kinetic energy into thermal energy. In English that’s motion into heat - friction. The motion of the disc/drum across the surface of the pad/shoe produces a prodigious amount of heat.
Classic Mini Brake Data
Created: June 09, 2000
Over the years, many changes were made to Mini brake configurations. The manufacturers tinkered with the master cylinders and rear brake balance valve, and rear shoes and cylinders on many occassions, and did not necessarily write these changes into the official service manuals. As specific data on change points is found it will be added to this page