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Radiator Options for the Classic Mini
Created: December 03, 2013
The cooling system in the Mini has used the same basic style radiator since it's begining in 1959 up until the introduction of the twin point injected cars when the radiator was moved to the front of the car.
Oil Coolers
Created: February 03, 2011
In the past, fitting an oil cooler was mandatory once an engine had been even slightly uprated. The main cause for this was the quality of Motor Oils available at that time. If the oil temperatures exceeded a specific point, then engine failure was almost guaranteed.
Cooling: Controlling Water Temperature
Created: July 23, 2003
The introduction of the Cooper S proved to be a testing time for the Mini's systems, but conveniently provide a guideline as to what the standard cooling system was capable of - that used on the 'S' was marginal to say the least! It wasn't uncommon for many S's to spew water from their overflow p
COOLING - How it works
Created: January 25, 2001
Very few understand just what the cooling system does and how it does it, and that incompatibility between the cooling system's capability and an upgraded engine can spell disaster for the new engine.
How To Articles
VIDEO: Custom Heater For All Year Minis
Created: November 04, 2016
This heater is ideally suited to vehicles where light-weight and compactness are of the utmost importance without sacrificing heat output. This light-weight heater uses a powerful, space saving axial fan coupled with an efficient copper heater matrix to offer heating performance normally delivered by units twice its size! This heater is in a class of its own in terms of output for size, build quality and cost. Lead time from the UK is between 2-4 weeks.
Installing Mini Mania's Lightweight Heater into the Classic Mini
Created: March 12, 2013
Our Custom Heater for the Mini & Mini Cooper is ideally suited to vehicles where light-weight and compactness are of the utmost importance without sacrificing heat output. Enjoy this customer's detailed description of installing his new heater, fully illustrated.
Installing the T7 Heater in our Mark I Cooper S
Created: February 13, 2013
Follow along as this light-weight and compact heater is installed in a restored Mark I Cooper S.