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Forum: The Garage 07-15-2015, 10:29 AM
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Posted By R99
Thanks man!

Thanks man!
Forum: The Garage 07-14-2015, 11:30 PM
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Posted By R99
Not an update, but really liking this (poor...

Not an update, but really liking this (poor iPhone quality) pic of the MINI I took tonight

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b33/Jolly_uk/C00A57C3-BAFE-4897-948C-65F9B00AD7A5.jpg...
Forum: The Garage 07-13-2015, 10:19 PM
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Posted By R99
Thanks everyone for the concern! We are now...

Thanks everyone for the concern!

We are now in rental accommodation, so glad to be out of the hotel!
Forum: The Garage 07-08-2015, 11:12 PM
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Posted By R99
OK, another update to the build thread... ...

OK, another update to the build thread...

Sadly our house was the victim of a lightening strike and we are now homeless for 9 months as a result of a pretty bad house fire! Living in a hotel room...
Forum: The Garage 06-27-2015, 05:44 PM
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Posted By R99
Got the wheel fitted today. Went round to see a...

Got the wheel fitted today. Went round to see a fellow MINI guy as I didn't have the bottle to tackle the airbag!

An hour later and we had it off! Total pain in the arse to get it off.

Anyway...
Forum: The Garage 06-26-2015, 09:45 PM
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Posted By R99
Steering wheel update.... it arrived today and...

Steering wheel update.... it arrived today and its awesome.

A selection of pictures...

https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/388/18997279088_95bbf7f793_c.jpg

(https://flic.kr/p/uWJ2dC)F56 MINI Flat...
Forum: The Garage 06-22-2015, 09:33 PM
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Posted By R99
Another update this evening that really shouldn't...

Another update this evening that really shouldn't have happened, but these two parts came up for grabs both at bargain prices....

I managed to get a JCW rear bumper off eBay (has a crease & 2...
Forum: The Garage 06-19-2015, 08:09 PM
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Posted By R99
So the JCW gear knob turned up today -...

So the JCW gear knob turned up today - differences are red stitch on the gaiter and red lettering on the knob. The other obvious change is the aluminium shaft and smaller gaiter.
...
Forum: The Garage 06-18-2015, 11:19 PM
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Posted By R99
Bit of an update today... So after deciding...

Bit of an update today...

So after deciding to turn my attention to the interior I ordered a custom steering wheel and also the JCW gear knob with the aluminium shaft.

I have been sent a...
Forum: The Garage 05-12-2015, 07:41 PM
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Posted By R99
Thanks!! :)

Thanks!! :)
Forum: The Garage 04-30-2015, 09:57 PM
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Posted By R99
Some proper pictures from this evening, just a...

Some proper pictures from this evening, just a quick 10 min shoot, so not my best pictures!!

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7729/16702695114_468c3e878b_b.jpg
...
Forum: The Garage 04-29-2015, 11:10 PM
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Posted By R99
Its a factory thing for the JCW cars, but I dont...

Its a factory thing for the JCW cars, but I dont think it works with all colours.

I think it works perfectly with the grey paint and red brake calipers.

Just a shame the red grille comes...
Forum: The Garage 04-29-2015, 10:23 PM
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Posted By R99
Decent update today... JCW front bumper...

Decent update today...

JCW front bumper fitted with Factory JCW spec. So has the red grille & works badge (not sure how I feel about the badge) and also has the fog light delete.

I also too the...
Forum: The Garage 03-24-2015, 10:16 PM
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Posted By R99
Nope! Love my Cooper S! Just want the...

Nope!

Love my Cooper S!

Just want the JCW bumpers and brakes.
Forum: The Garage 03-24-2015, 04:05 PM
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Posted By R99
Wasn't intending for things to move this quickly,...

Wasn't intending for things to move this quickly, but I couldn't resist these at such a ridiculous price!

Once again another 1st, FJCW spec front bumper with the fog delete.

Also snagged a...
Forum: The Garage 03-19-2015, 12:59 PM
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Posted By R99
Right, where do I start with this update?! ...

Right, where do I start with this update?!

Firstly, the brakes are on.

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8679/16675006778_391b4d1128_b.jpg
...
Forum: The Garage 03-13-2015, 01:45 AM
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Posted By R99
Received my full JCW brake kit from Germany...

Received my full JCW brake kit from Germany today!

They arrived covered in brake fluid so I've spent the evening cleaning them up - really chuffed with the condition of these, they are like new...
Forum: The Garage 03-11-2015, 10:06 PM
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Posted By R99
Bit of an update.... this time magazine related! ...

Bit of an update.... this time magazine related!

The car will be featuring in the next issue of Modern MINI magazine, out on sale this Friday.
...
Forum: The Garage 03-06-2015, 10:25 PM
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Posted By R99
OK, well the brake saga continues. MINI don't...

OK, well the brake saga continues. MINI don't have an ETA on when you will be able to buy discs and pads for these calipers, and the callipers themselves are not available from them either - even...
Forum: The Garage 03-06-2015, 12:17 AM
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Posted By R99
Ha - they are pretty awesome!

Ha - they are pretty awesome!
Forum: The Garage 03-05-2015, 08:54 PM
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Posted By R99
Had a delivery from Italy today...... :) ...

Had a delivery from Italy today...... :)

​F56 JCW brakes.

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b33/Jolly_uk/EC37781F-78B1-4699-8314-EBBE15FB5295.jpg

with a coke can to give an idea of how big...
Forum: The Garage 02-17-2015, 08:54 PM
Replies: 167
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Posted By R99
Couple of videos from the dyno - sadly they don't...

Couple of videos from the dyno - sadly they don't do the noise justice from the Remus, it sounded epic on full chat!!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2J-yw8-ALoQ
...
Forum: The Garage 02-12-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 167
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Posted By R99
I was being facetious..... none of the F56 intake...

I was being facetious..... none of the F56 intake options are sold with any dyno info whatsoever and to be honest on modern turbo charged engines you are a fool if you think an intake is going to...
Forum: The Garage 02-12-2015, 10:15 PM
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Posted By R99
It never claimed to add power... and I didn't buy...

It never claimed to add power... and I didn't buy it thinking it would add power either :P

Your right though, I've gained the look and sound I wanted!



More than happy with the GruppeM :)
Forum: The Garage 02-12-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 167
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Posted By R99
No your not. It make 0.4 hp less compared to...

No your not.

It make 0.4 hp less compared to the stock set up.

However 0.4 hp could be down to any number of variables.... its that insignificant.
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