If you want a car thats fast, fun, affordable, and looks really cool buy a Mini. It's sporty and fun to drive. They are up to the model year 2006. They gave me what I wanted for my trade-in and will hold this car until I can return to make the trade in 1-2 weeks. Traction control is an option on the Cooper S models; it has its own off switch for sporty driving decided by your limits, not some computer's.
I have been offered an n16b16a from a 2013 model. Plus it will save you at the pump when gas goes up this summer. If you have further questions, please email us at info minimania. Visibility, though, is an issue even in the ragtop; even without passengers, rear headrests and the folded top cut into straight-back visibility on the Convertible. That model could be fitted after delivery and yes holes were drilled in the roof to effect this upgrade. For enthusiasts, the turbo engine's the obvious choice; it's far livelier, with a rorty induction growl, as well as turbo whine and thrust on demand.
Is it compatible with my car? In the sixties that was very popular this caps Maybe someone knows were I can find this type of gas cap. The dealer-installed John Cooper Works kit raises the turbo's output to 189 hp and torque, at times, to 200 lb-ft; 0-60 mph times fall here to 6. Even six-footers will find the driver's chair supportive, with plenty of head- and legroom. Can I find the production month from that? Even six-footers will find the driver's chair supportive, with plenty of head- and legroom. Any input would be greatly appreciated Hi! A good way to measure is to look at the Mini-glass decal in the lower corner. The base engine is a 118-horsepower, 1. Now still seeing what appears to be coolant leaking off the back of the transmission.
If you feel you have received this message in error, please view our customer care or access your here. It's interesting to look at, but less enjoyable to actually use-at times, clever overkill, and that's before you add your own color and trim scheme to the fray. While replacing the antenna, it wasn't immediately clear why the screws weren't lining up, until I realized that two of the screws were in the otherwise free-floating but for the back grommets hard drive, I also added a note on that. I thought it was from the radiator leaking. The Cooper S Sport package adds 17-inch wheels, xenon headlights and hood stripes. The base powertrain across the range is a normally-aspirated 1. Thank fully we caught it in time and it is being repair will tell you more after we recieve it.
I'm looking at buying to start out with a 2004 5speed mini cooper, so does anyone no of any major concerns with the 2004 that I should be aware of? The Convertible has a cargo pass-through and a dual-piece tailgate that opens wide to carry a reasonable amount of luggage. On convertibles, a fabric power-folding roof opens and closes in 15 seconds at speeds of up to 18 mph. Hill Assist helps owners launch the car safely on inclines. The ragtop also has an Openometer, a gauge that keeps track of how long the car's roof has been down. The temperature gauge had been acting spuraticly. What year will Mini Mania start listing after market items for the 2011 Mini like iPod systems, Bluetooth to work with the steering wheel controls etc. I sent two more emails asking them to please reply with answers to my questions and didn't get a response.
Shopping for some parts like brakes , I see concern over the month of production. This is definitely what I believe a car dealership should represent. I've disconnected the battery for several hours. Even on the sport-tuned suspension with 17-inch wheels, the ride improves noticeably. Is it simply a fuse mis-connect or does the whole instrument panel need replacement, as a mechanic tried to stiff me for 8 big ones. I'm a first time Mini Cooper owner. Two new packages, the Camden and Mayfair packages, include a selection of optional features listed above and add unique colors and trim.
Fantastic guide, thank you very much Mr. The Cooper's electric power steering could use a little less zip and a little more realistic feel, but it's pretty good, as far as these systems go-so long as you don't punch the Cooper S' sport button, which makes the steering feel darty. In very humid summer months, it is believed by some that the contacts simply don't connect anymore. Owners will be notified of the recall beginning June 11, 2018, and will receive a second notification when remedy parts become available. My mechanic just finished replacing my battery then my heating fan styed on and he charged me 8 big ones to replace that, then wanted 8 more to replace the instrument panel! The dealer-installed John Cooper Works kit raises the turbo's output to 189 hp and torque, at times, to 200 lb-ft; 0-60 mph times fall here to 6.
These charts provide the most comprehensive reliability information available to consumers. The drive system is based on the 1. I'd wanted a Clubman when I ordered my S but they weren't on sale in the U. I edited the guide with a note on this. The low center of gravity helps the hatchback earn the agency's highest five-star rating in the rollover risk category.
I guess I will need to wait 5 years. It's fine for puttering around town, with enough urge to merge deftly into highway traffic. Transmissions for the hard top models include either a standard 6-speed Getrag manual or an optional 6-speed automatic with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. It's interesting to look at, less enjoyable to actually use-at times, clever overkill, and that's before you add your own color and trim scheme to the fray. If it is to be grouped with the Cooper S Turbo N18B16A engine it would be helpful to add the 2014 model year to the list above. I am currently pulling out a fuse to keep the battery from draining, it is the third fuse down on the left side 10. It's fine for puttering around town, with enough urge to merge deftly into highway traffic.
It has a small door on the passenger side of the car that opens rearward, easing rear-seat access. The John Cooper Works trims get a high-performance turbo 1. It's a little kitschy-the smiling grille, the wide patches of chrome, the bug-eye headlamps-and utterly endearing. Fifteen-inch wheels and tires are the standard rolling stock, but 16- and 17-inch wheels are options; the Cooper S has standard run-flat tires, which degrade its ride quality a bit, inducing some impact harshness and nervousness over rough roads. The Clubman is a longer version of the regular Mini, with a larger backseat and more cargo space, but it seats just four.