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Classic Mini Shocks Absorbers (DAMPERS)
Created: October 20, 2004
Technical lowdown on Classic Mini dampers (shock absorbers), what to look for and what to buy. Stock version & fully adjustable race shocks are better bought with understanding the technical background.
C-AJJ4009 Fixed Rear Anti-Roll Bar Fitting Instructions
Created: March 16, 2004
C-AJJ4009 Fixed Rear Anti-Roll Bar Fitting Instructions
Austin Mini Cooper Shocks / Dampers - Fitment data
Created: August 31, 2001
Following the various articles I've done on suspension modifications and vehicle lowering, the most often asked question is 'do I need shortened dampers?'. It all depends on what the car ride height was before lowering took place.
SUSPENSION - Shock absorbers (dampers), basic knowledge
Created: February 14, 2001
During 1997 I penned (typed) a number of articles encompassing suspension and brake modifications carried out by you innumerable and fanatical Mini owners. Throughout those discourses, I frequently alluded to the necessity of damper changes to maintain the status quo of the Mini's formidable 'handling'.