I've just been pullied by the guys at 1320mini - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > Model Specific MINI Forums > MINI Cooper > First Generation MINI Cooper


First Generation MINI Cooper MINI Cooper from 2001 - 2006

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Nov 2nd, 2012, 03:48 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: London
Posts: 12
Local Time: 09:39 PM
United Kingdom Male
I've just been pullied by the guys at 1320mini

Just been sorted out by the guys at 1320!

Had a 15% pulley, belt, plugs and dyno tested before and then after.

The first dyno was poor 142bhp/125bhp? located to a worn out and non functional bypass valve and against a new bypass valve was fitted and shown what and why the valve had ceased....brill service through out and shown what was wrong and then after all parts fitted the transformation was outta of this world.

The car is now what it should have been like but me knowing no better thought this was how it should be, how wrong I was.....after driving up was a slog, but the drive back was fast and took the longer route home...biggest grin factor yet

Thanks to the guys at 1320, Tom, Scott and Jack who fitted the parts, dynode the car, now reaches 174bhp.

If any thing get the bypass valve checked if it lacks power, the lever of the old valve pushed into the diaphragm stuck may not be fully closing, loosing power, needing more grunt means more petrol.

I could see and feel the immediate difference and experience the speed. Saving up for the next mods…..

Regards
wilddog (keith)
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Nov 4th, 2012, 12:26 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 29
Local Time: 08:39 PM
United Kingdom
I'm looking at doing the same mods by Mad4mini as they are the nearest to me. How much was the bypass valve, might just change mine anyway.
Am tempted to go for the 17% pulley tho unless someone convinces me its a bad idea. My thoughts are I'd mostly be using it as an overtaking tool as opposed to track day or something so the heat build up won't be that bad.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Dec 4th, 2012, 06:35 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: London
Posts: 12
Local Time: 09:39 PM
United Kingdom Male
Hi Scary Morris,

Did you get the mods done?

Sry for late reply been busy working...the valve was 84.00 fitted.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

» Recent Threads
air con not working 2010 cooper mayfair
Today 06:10 PM
Last post by shighter
Today 06:10 PM
0 Replies, 53 Views
Mini One R50 from Poland
Today 05:35 PM
Last post by protetyk_mirus
Today 05:45 PM
1 Replies, 67 Views
Back Up Light stays on
Today 05:26 PM
Last post by Charlie74
Today 05:26 PM
0 Replies, 65 Views
Thought I fixed it but it's still broke down
Yesterday 09:31 PM
by Dolf
Last post by Dolf
Today 05:21 PM
2 Replies, 239 Views
Has anybody chipped/re-mapped a petrol countryman one?
Today 04:52 PM
Last post by Warriorbez
Today 04:52 PM
0 Replies, 80 Views
Flat Spot - What to Check Next?
Today 04:20 PM
Last post by bargeemark
Today 04:20 PM
0 Replies, 78 Views
Question about hood replacement
Yesterday 08:25 PM
Last post by drozd
Today 04:13 PM
2 Replies, 197 Views
jl audio CS112LG-TW3 will it fit?
Yesterday 06:38 PM
by erictye
Last post by erictye
Today 03:47 PM
2 Replies, 244 Views
MPG Mini Cooper s
Jul 21st, 2014 01:50 AM
Last post by Marshalliom
Today 03:22 PM
5 Replies, 564 Views
Storage behind rear lights
Today 08:12 AM
Last post by ScreamMini
Today 02:48 PM
4 Replies, 172 Views
fan starts as soon as engine starts
Today 02:45 PM
by 4x4mini
Last post by 4x4mini
Today 02:45 PM
0 Replies, 87 Views
Central locking interior switch - fault or design?
Today 08:35 AM
Last post by ScreamMini
Today 02:43 PM
3 Replies, 173 Views
Cooper D reving faster than engine speed
Jul 23rd, 2014 09:37 PM
Last post by The Nun
Today 02:31 PM
3 Replies, 380 Views
Noisy fan. Temp sensor?
Jul 16th, 2014 06:59 PM
Last post by Green-chameleon
Today 12:40 PM
1 Replies, 299 Views
2nd hand JCW Sytner Coventry
Jul 16th, 2014 06:38 PM
by LA3195
Last post by LA3195
Today 11:09 AM
4 Replies, 647 Views
Mesmerize the people on Valentine's Day with flowers and gifts
Today 10:17 AM
Last post by ValentineUSA
Today 10:17 AM
0 Replies, 105 Views
To All Guests Viewing MINI2
Mar 24th, 2009 02:04 AM
by Caveman
Last post by jacklimotaxi
Today 09:42 AM
14 Replies, 12,034 Views
How much do you pay in insurance?
Jul 24th, 2010 03:01 PM
Last post by snrsarg
Today 01:29 AM
82 Replies, 28,578 Views
James Garner
Yesterday 11:20 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 11:20 PM
0 Replies, 177 Views
Brake shudder through steering wheel after new discs and pads.
Jul 19th, 2014 08:31 PM
Last post by Tomfromwales
Yesterday 10:09 PM
6 Replies, 525 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
» Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:39 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2