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American Humane - December Give Back Charity Profile
Created: November 30, 2018
Founded in 1877, American Humane is committed to ensuring the safety, welfare and well-being of animals. Our leadership programs are first to serve in promoting and nurturing the bonds between animals and humans.
Discounted Classic Mini Parts
Created: July 30, 2018
Browse our selection of classic Mini discount parts. Some are clearance parts, some are overstock and some are priced below cost so we can make room on our shelves!
TOP 10 Classic Mini Part Types and Resource Articles
Created: April 20, 2018
We've compiled the top 10 Classic Mini part types and the top 10 resource articles on our website so far in 2018 into one handy place!
Classic Mini March Mania
Created: March 14, 2018
Each day from March 14, 2018 - April 2, 2018 there will be a new deal on a top-selling Classic Mini part or accessory! Come back and visit this page to see the day's deal!
Tools for Classic Minis
Created: February 02, 2018
Need tools for working on your Classic Mini? We have the right tools for your job here at Mini Mania. Compression tools, brake tools, flywheel tools, carburetor tools and more.
2017 Gift Guide
Created: November 13, 2017
Gifts for MINI Cooper, classic Mini, Sprite, Midget and Morris Minor enthusiasts!
Weatherproof Your Classic Mini
Created: September 28, 2017
Classic Mini weatherizing suggestions. Cold, wet weather is right around the corner. Now is a great time to prepare for fog, rain & snow by weatherproofing your classic Mini.
Created: March 03, 2017
Here you'll find classic mini parts we haven't sold in years. They are mostly priced under our cost! You can even call us and make an offer.
Created: November 11, 2016
Browse our selection of stocking stuffers for the Austin Mini enthusiast on your shopping list.
Created: July 18, 2016
Get information on club discount codes and event sponsorship from Mini Mania.
Customer Surveys
Created: October 21, 2015
Customer Surveys for Mini Mania.
Created: February 24, 2014
Mk1 Mini restoration for a first timer
Created: November 08, 2013
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Gift Certificates
Created: December 08, 2004
Give Mini Mania Gift Certificates!
Anatomy of the Classic Mini: A Restoration Reference Book
Created: August 01, 2018
The perfect book for restoring a Classic Mini! The title sums up its purpose. Anatomy of the Classic Mini is the result of years of research, and documents the many variations of the same components, explaining which model and date each is for. An essential reference book for all restorers of classic Minis!
SU Reference Catalog Review
Created: February 22, 2006
The workshop manual has a wealth of information on all the various styles of SU carburetors and fuel pumps. The manual starts out with an easy to follow and very explanative summary of the basics of the SU carburetor design and functionality. The manual is well organized into sections covering the basic families of SU carbs and fuel pumps.
Book Review, Haynes 59-69 Mini Workshop Manual
Created: December 28, 2005
With a car a few years older than myself, we are both realizing that we are not quite as young as we once were and are requiring a little more maintenance to run down the highway with the younger, sleeker models. I got into owning an older vehicle knowing full well that the two of us would have our...
Community
Created: July 30, 2013
Below you will find a list of service shops that may be able to service your Mini. If you have a shop and you would like to be added to this list please email us here. Please include your shop name, address, phone number and website if applicable.
Created: April 29, 2013
2014 Classic Mini Calendar Contest Entries The entry period has ended and the voting period has arrived! Vote for your favorite submissions on Facebook here. Norm N. - 1964 Mini Cooper Sport Sedan Jesse N. - 1973 Mini Cooper Sport Sedan Arnold V. - 1986 Mi...
Created: March 07, 2013
The Evolution of reasons for why I now own and love my Mini Cooper
Created: November 28, 2012
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Created: March 23, 2017
As much of our Northern Hemisphere thaws out after an epic winter, our longer days have us looking forward to getting the classic cars out of the garage. To protect our investment and enhance our enjoyment of classic Minis, there are some maintenance items that...
Created: March 20, 2017
To protect our investment and enhance our enjoyment of classic Minis, there are some maintenance items that should not be overlooked just because the cars "hibernate" for months at a time.
Mini FAQ Part 2 - Austin Mini Cooper
Created: July 19, 2004
Understanding the Austin & Morris Mini Cooper is often accomplished with a series of questions and answers- from the experts at MiniMania.com
Created: June 21, 2000
The Mini FAQ is a list of frequently asked questions (plus answers) about maintenance and mechanical work on Minis and Mini Coopers. The answers are mostly derived from the archives of the Mini-List mailing list and are the work of contributors to the list, edited for presentation in the FAQ.
What does NPT, BSP etc mean?
Created: September 21, 2010
NPT stands for National Pipe Taper, and is the most common U.S. standard for pipe fittings. NPT fittings are measured on the internal diameter of the fitting.
Created: July 23, 2003
https://www.minimania.com/articlelist/MINI/Technical%20Information
Fun Things
Do you name your car survey results
Created: March 13, 2019
We've heard a rumor that car owners name their cars. We asked you and you answered. Check out the survey results here. Leave a comment and let us know what you have named your car!
Bet You Didn't Know...
Created: February 28, 2019
The Mini Cooper has had an amazing 60 year history. Take a moment to learn about it. (And check out our secret prize.)
Owner Top Rated Car Color Survey Results
Created: February 25, 2019
We asked New MINI, Classic Mini, Morris and Sprite/Midget car owners what color their car is. Find out if your car's color is in the top three!
The Big Game Promo
Created: January 28, 2019
To make the Big Game even better, just pick a winner and get our special Big Game Promo Code. Be sure to make a pick between now and kickoff.
17 Funny Fake Winter Tips
Created: December 04, 2018
Here's 17 funny/ fake winterize tips for you to share with your friends!
13 Winter Hacks For Your Mini
Created: December 04, 2018
Here's 13 hacks to help you get through the winter season.
Your Mini Stories
Created: September 04, 2018
We asked our email subscribers and social media followers to send us a photo of their MINI Cooper or Classic Mini with a short description of why they love it and any projects they are working one. The response has been fantastic! Here we post one story a day through the end of September 2018.
Created: December 06, 2012
Mini Christmas Photo Gallery
a MINI Cooper for Parents - DC Urban Mom
Created: April 25, 2012
The MINI Cooper may be one of the best city cars around, but it has limitations for parents
Top 5 Mechanical Upgrades to Modernize a Classic Mini
Created: April 18, 2018
We've all seen the value of early Classic Minis skyrocket over recent years, making it quite justifiable to make some mechanical upgrades .
Identify your Mini by the Boot Latch
Created: February 26, 2018
Identify your Mini by the Boot Latch will get you very close to the year your Mini was probably produced.
Money Saving Part Kits for Your Classic Mini
Created: January 12, 2018
You can save big with Classic Mini part kits. Here are just a handful of our many money saving kit options.
How Much is Your Classic Mini Really Worth?
Created: September 16, 2016
Your Classic Mini is more than a car, it's an investment.
How to Tie Your Mini Down to a Trailer
Created: April 23, 2013
How to Tie Your Mini Down to a Trailer When you push, pull or drive the mini onto the trailer, step on the brake pedal and firmly apply the parking brake. On some minis, especially project cars that have been sitting for years, both actions may have no appreciable effect. Placing the tran...
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 1 – The Early Years, Through 1962 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 2 – 1963 Through 1967 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 3 – 1968 Through 1976 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Created: August 24, 2012
Mini Time Line Part 4 – 1977 Through 1988 Last Updated August 13, 2012. Information added and corrections made.
Identification
Innocenti Mini Cooper Production information
Created: March 29, 2018
The Innocenti Mini Cooper was produced from 1965 thru 1975. Understanding the makes and models from the various years is the objective of this article.
Heritage Motor Centre Certificates & Archive Services
Created: February 16, 2012
A Heritage Certificate is a certified copy of the entry against the chassis number in the authentic factory ledgers.Discover the original numbers and colour scheme, dates of build and despatch, and where available, the details of factory fitted equipment.
One way to determine the year of your Mini
Created: September 02, 2011
Knowing what year your car is may not be that important until it comes to trying to be sure you get the parts you are looking for. The Mini was first produced in 1959 and continues thru the year 2000. While all the years may look very similar to the newcomer, there are indeed a number of differences
Created: August 26, 2008
Kit & Custom Vehicle Titling and Registration Across the Country
How To ID Your Classic Mini with Pictures
Created: March 10, 2006
Most Mini owners have no idea how to tell what kind of Mini they have. In fact, in many cases they don’t even know there are really so many different Minis. This interactive guide will walk you through the proper identification of your Mini.
Created: February 16, 2006
Around 8% of the classic Minis were built outside the UK - do you know where your Mini was built? This article covers the history of Minis, and a myriad of identifying features of Minis built for the markets outside the UK.
Created: February 13, 2006
The following covers the most common Classic Minis; i.e., those built in the UK. The ones built there for the UK market make up about 46% of the 5.3 million Minis built. You can be reasonably safe in extending the information in this article to Minis built in the UK for export sale, or those built in the UK as CKD (Completely Knocked Down kits) that were assembled in other countries.
Created: February 13, 2006
Mini Identification: Getting Started
Created: February 13, 2006
Mini Identification: Why Correct Identification is Necessary
Performance
400HP AWD VTEC Mini Traveller!
Created: April 02, 2010
Engine - Honda K20A2 VTEC out of 2004 Acura RSX Type S
Rover Parts Catalogs
Rover Mini Cooper Parts Catalog, 1990 and Later
Created: January 16, 2003
Find the factory part number you need for your late Mini (1990 on) on our on-line Rover parts catalog!