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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:02 AM
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Australia What's new on your MINI?

Hi All

Just thought that I'd start an Aussie thread for new additions to your MINI.

To kick it off, I start with some additional bling bling that I've added to the engine bay.

A bit of a tight fit over the battery box.

Yes, I've added a Whiteline strut tower brace.

Chris

/runs off to find other stuff to buy
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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:06 AM
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Cool idea Chris


Some say he loves gaming and that he also loves house work..... All we know is, he's called The ScottyB!
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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:06 AM
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Hey Chris, your motor is around the wrong way

Well I have put an ALTA CAI on my car in the last week, I love it!

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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:09 AM
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edit... I have never seen under the bonnet of a Cooper... the intercooler covers alot of the stuff!

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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:15 AM
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What happened with the old one?

I've got a Aero Grill that I'm going to fit to my stock MCS bumper.
Got a muffler deleted
Seriously considering a pulley.
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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:16 AM
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Additions since I've bought the car a month ago:


Mercedes C-class antenna:

http://www.mini2.com/forum/attachmen...chmentid=67405

bezerk-dark tint:



and of course, today: an aero kit and colour coding:

http://www.mini2.com/forum/showpost....postcount=7532



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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:24 AM
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And some custom numberpalres??

I love that shot above... why have you held out on us by not posting this!?!

Where did you get your C class antenna from? Five finger discount?

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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:26 AM
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Seriously considering a pulley.

Arn't we all?

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Quote: Originally Posted by Red&blackS
And some custom numberpalres??

I love that shot above... why have you held out on us by not posting this!?!

Where did you get your C class antenna from? Five finger discount?

that shot has been in my gallery since the first week I had the car....
and I did post it:

http://www.mini2.com/forum/showthrea...93#post1319593

As for the c-class antenna....I was going to buy one, but it was $96 from the merc parts dudes....My dad has a C-class, so he told his dealer, and he said "leave it to me"...next thing I knew he gave me a free antenna (he got a bottle of scotch in return...)...

....apparently he took it off one of the demo cars while it was being serviced. he said they'd notice it was missing...not know where it was, and then order a new one and no-one would ever mention it again.... ....and there I was, with possibly the shortest antenna you could put on a mini.....

and oh yeah.....custom number plates....

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that shot has been in my gallery since the first week I had the car....

and I did post it:

http://www.mini2.com/forum/showthrea...93#post1319593





Some say he loves gaming and that he also loves house work..... All we know is, he's called The ScottyB!
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DAMN!! you're quick!!!

I posted that, scrolled up and scrolled back down and no c r a p....that post was there....

you're like a cat...waiting to pounce on the last post in a thread....

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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:56 AM
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DAMN!! you're quick!!!

I posted that, scrolled up and scrolled back down and no c r a p....that post was there....

you're like a cat...waiting to pounce on the last post in a thread....

Comes from all the practice patrolling The last word is mine thread probably


Some say he loves gaming and that he also loves house work..... All we know is, he's called The ScottyB!
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Old Feb 21st, 2005, 10:57 AM
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Quite a few mini2ers have the C class arials... Im waiting on one to come soon My mum has a wagon, but I wouldnt take hers... her service dept are not nice to her let alone get her a new arial!

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Hey Tiaan your car looks great, yeah, whatever, yada, yada .... but what are you doing with your stock grille. Can I bags it first if it's up for grabs please.

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