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. 1st Gen "How To" Lighten up! R56 cast aluminum rear trailing arm conversion for the R50/53 MINI

    One of the best places to reduce weight to improve handling and ride is where there is unsprung mass. This includes wheels, brakes, and suspension...
  2. 2nd Gen "How To" ECU Codes Chart - 2nd Generation MINI

    ECU Codes Chart - 2nd Generation MINI
    Look up your ECU codes for your 2nd Generation MINI to help troubleshoot issues.
  3. 3rd Gen "How To" Wheel Weights: 3rd Generation

    If you are the one other person in the world that will choose wheels for their weight and not for their appearance, you may want to see this list...

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