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Old 05-10-2007, 04:01 PM
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Default Let me introduce you to charlie

Hi all,

as I'm quite new to the underground I'd like to introduce you to charlie.

Charlie's a 2003 MCS and first put his tires on the roads on April 30th 2003 in Oxford (where else)
I adopted him second hand on December 23rd 2005 after losing Mortimer (my first MCS) in a crash.

As you may know, the extras are bundled differently in Germany, so there are no sport-, winter-, etc. package. We have Salt, Pepper and Chili

So here are his vital statistics:

MCS 2003 electric blue / black
interior: leather gravity lapis blue with alloy patina surfaces
radio boost tape w/ cd-changer & h/k soundsystem,
6 airbags,
cruise control & multifuntion leather steering wheel,
on-board computer,
xenon headlamps,
front and rear fog lights,
heated sport seats,
manual AC,
6spd manual,
window tint for rear windows
and a few small details ...

The mods [as of 09/16/08]:

JCW Exhaust
JCW Intake with flapsectomy
MTH ECU upgrade
OZ Ultraleggera flat black in 7jx17 ET37 (the first set sold in germany ) with Pirelli PZero Nero in 205/40R17
OMP strut brace
OMP control arm brace
custom rear strut brace
ATE power disc w/ power pads
steel flex brake lines in blue

Gulf inspired vinyl design
Black hood scoop
checkmate-style bonnet stripes in black. [removed]
rear lights with clear turn lights
MINI short tip antenna
RogueMini Eyes
MINI heated mirrors (still in progress)
MINI heated washer nozzles (still in progress)
SSM grille badge[removed]
M|U grille badge[removed]
Angel eyes
custom hub caps
facelift xenons (2005 model)
tow hook (adds 20 virtual HP)
transponder cradle

Custom door sills
MINI euro parcel shelf
MINI center armrest
Schroth QucikFit ASM seat belts
whalen custom shift knob
custom mats

Parrot BT hands-free kit to work with h/k
a few LEDs here and there
KW V2 suspension
adjustable control arms
smaller pulley
GP intercooler

And here are the pics:

On delivery:
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current setup:

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9 of 10 voices inside my head say I'm crazy. One is whistling...

Last edited by Scotty; 09-16-2008 at 09:20 AM.. Reason: updated mod list and new pics
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