1. Guest - Welcome to the new Motoring Alliance Site! Steve, MCS02 and I were up until the early hours this morning working to get it done... as you can see it took us a bit longer than expected to get Phase 1 up and running. We are not 100% there.. its a journey. For site updates, "How Do I" and feedback please use the Announcements, How Do I, Feedback Forum (Links below). Like building a car.... its never done... and thanks for your patience

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Maintenance and Technical Info

  1. 2nd Gen "How To" Texas Speedwerks R56 Springs Review

    Non-linear systems usually have unpredictable performance, so I wanted linear springs. So I messaged Scott at TSW asking when I could get a set...
  2. 2nd Gen "How To" R55/56 Service Reset Procedure

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  3. 1st Gen "How To" R53 Thermostat and Housing Installation

    Coolant leaking from the thermostat housing is a common problem. Most often it is the gasket around the coolant thermostat that has lost its seal....

All About MINI Coopers

  1. All about MINI MINI Acronyms

    Learn MINI Vocabulary and Acronyms. A running list of the Acronyms and nuances that MINI owners use.
  2. All about MINI Mini Safety Recalls

    This article provides information about official US safety recalls for the modern MINI. We intend to keep it up to date over time