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 Posted: Jul 26, 2021 04:53AM
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Working on my mustang mostly, but I have run through 4 tanks of fuel in the mini and am enjoying every drop.

 Posted: Jul 26, 2021 12:35AM
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Thought about taking it to Mini Club coffee run..... But it was snowing so took the Golf instead :)

Cheers, Ian

PS I mention this because snow is very rare down here ... but we've had 3 falls in the last week or so....

I

 Posted: Jul 25, 2021 11:59AM
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I went around the entire mini replacing all the rotted corners with new stainless sheet metal. Replaced the outer rockers. Did a rolling restoration. Took 7 months not a week, still have lots more to do.

 Posted: Jan 19, 2021 03:34PM
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replaced the fan belt - my that just does squeeze by the plastic fan blades....   The squealing has stopped and the generator light only flickers at idle....... Had a nice run to Bonita Bills- "No shirt?, No Shoes?- Can I get you a beer?"

Kim  Morris 850 MkI

 Posted: Jan 19, 2021 02:37PM
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Replaced the red dot cones with new red dot cones.  Still impatiently waiting for them to settle to an acceptable height after putting 800-1000 miles on the car.

 Posted: Jan 19, 2021 12:54PM
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Took it off a rotis.
Installed subframes and suspension....attached wheels/tyres
reattached 3 doors
dropped in a non running 998
Now it's a roller.....ready for it's new owner who is hopefully having it picked up next week.

 

 

"Everybody should own a MINI at some point, or you are incomplete as a human being" - James May

"WET COOPER", Partsguy1 (Terry Snell of Penticton BC ) - Could you send the money for the unpaid parts and court fees.
Ordered so by a Judge

 

 

 

 Posted: Jan 19, 2021 08:18AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dan Moffet
I've never seen "bulk" and "Mini" in the same sentence before!
I did a bulk oil change this weekend. 4 Minis :)

 Posted: Jan 18, 2021 07:41PM
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I sat in it and hid out from another tree falling wind storm

 Posted: Jan 16, 2021 02:54PM
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I've never seen "bulk" and "Mini" in the same sentence before!

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"Hang on a minute lads....I've got a great idea."

 Posted: Jan 16, 2021 06:11AM
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Like Dan, I squeezed past the entire 10'1" and 1430lbs of its bulk to get to some more shovels and some spare jerry cans to top up the snowblowers. We're probably getting the same system as Dan.

The classic Mini does not emerge from it's confines for the next 3 months or so, while the modern Binis get beaten and tortured
all winter, every winter.

  ~ 30 minutes in a Mini is more therapeutic than 3 sessions @ the shrink. ~

  Mike  Cool  NB, Canada   

 Posted: Jan 16, 2021 05:35AM
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I will have to walk past it to get to the snowblower. (Sigh) We are supposed to get 8"-10" of wet, heavy snow today.

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"Hang on a minute lads....I've got a great idea."

 Posted: Jan 15, 2021 09:51AM
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Purchased new carpets and fitted them.  Also took a drive to the next town to hit some balls on the driving range.

 Posted: Jan 14, 2021 03:40PM
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anything and everything here, should be a great topic/thread!

I have a 2018 and changed the oil to a Euro formula here:

https://www.searchforparts.com/oil-change/mini-2017-cooper-2.0l-b46a20m0-turbo

Also this arrived today, looks good and hopefully better on my mini!
https://www.carid.com/dawn/chrome-body-side-moldings-mpn-cbm-300-36371213.html?singleid=85571071&url=107522096

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