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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Jan 7th, 2014, 02:19 PM Thread Starter
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Replacing Front N/S Wing (A Panel)

Hello,

New to the forum, looking for help with my girlfriends Mini. (2002 Mini Cooper)

Looking for info on replacing the Front Wing or A Panel (Classic Mini Owner)

Is it bolts or welded? Easy or hard job to do?
If it's bolts, where are they located etc please


Thanks,
Tom
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It's not too bad, all screws and nuts. The biggest pain is a torx screw on the bottom of the panel which won't want to move. Once you've removed the indicator you'll find another torx screw behind it and a 10mm nut inside towards the door. There's a couple of screws on the top which are visible with the bonnet open and a screw inside the wheel arch, you'll have to remove the arch liner to get to that one. From memory i think that's it.
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