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  1. Crashton rated Minidave's post Winner in the thread 90's Sportpack, Japanese spec automatic.

    So the white car was delivered home today, when they went to unload it there was a minor electrical fire.....the relay for the fog...

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  2. Crashton rated cristo's post Winner in the thread Ignition Coil Differences.

    Put the new coils in. They fully seat onto the plugs with the first push, and stay there securely. Much better than the old ones, and...

    Jan 14, 2021 at 12:09 PM
  3. Crashton rated Minidave's post Agree in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    If you're going to put a new clutch in I'd recommend going with the Valeo unit - comes with new flywheel (single mass, not dual) and...

    Jan 13, 2021 at 9:54 PM
  4. Crashton liked agranger's post in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    My MINI is a fun car for me, but I did a similar deep mechanical dive when I bought it a few years ago. It's worth it if it stops me...

    Jan 13, 2021 at 3:47 PM
  5. Crashton rated ScottinBend's post Agree in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    My take on parts and maintenance.........worth it if you want to keep the car. My MCS is now over 17 yrs old. Put $3500 worth of parts...

    Jan 13, 2021 at 3:46 PM
  6. Crashton liked Minidave's post in the thread 90's Sportpack, Japanese spec automatic.

    Happy to share the knowledge and experience with anyone who will listen!

    Jan 13, 2021 at 7:46 AM
  7. Crashton replied to the thread 90's Sportpack, Japanese spec automatic.

    We keep asking tough questions & you keep supplying answers. Hope you don't mind the questions Dave.

    Jan 12, 2021 at 10:09 PM
  8. Crashton liked Minidave's post in the thread 90's Sportpack, Japanese spec automatic.

    It only leaks when it's running....and for a little while after you shut it off! :) To answer both questions....no there is no room...

    Jan 12, 2021 at 10:08 PM
  9. Crashton rated 00Mini's post Agree in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    BFH for the win

    Jan 12, 2021 at 10:06 PM
  10. Crashton replied to the thread 998 Motor and Auto Trans for Pup.

    All the best Dave. :Thumbsup:

    Jan 12, 2021 at 2:56 PM
  11. Crashton rated old81's post Agree in the thread 998 Motor and Auto Trans for Pup.

    Hey Dave, ignore my question on surgery day in the other thread. Be safe, heal fast. Don

    Jan 12, 2021 at 2:55 PM
  12. Crashton replied to the thread 90's Sportpack, Japanese spec automatic.

    I was wondering if you could just put a spin on filter on there or is there some reason on a transverse engine you can't. All the A...

    Jan 12, 2021 at 2:55 PM
  13. Crashton replied to the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    Hey Don, take a hammer & modify that mirror. Bet it could fit in a 5 gallon Lowes bucket or at worst 2 of them. ;)

    Jan 12, 2021 at 2:50 PM
  14. Crashton rated old81's post Agree in the thread What did you do with your MINI today?.

    If you have and are still enjoying your R53, spend the bucks, find a reasonalble shop that will give you a price break on labor or at...

    Jan 12, 2021 at 2:46 PM
  15. Crashton liked Minidave's post in the thread 90's Sportpack, Japanese spec automatic.

    After all the frustrations with the oil leak I thought I finally had it whipped. Drove it around the block several times, had already...

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