I'm in love again - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > Model Specific MINI Forums > MINI One > First Generation MINI One


First Generation MINI One MINI One 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 Dec 5th, 2012, 07:26 PM
Len
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 1
Local Time: 08:08 PM
United Kingdom
I'm in love again

Hi guys,
Been viewing this forum for ages and love it.
I have a MINI one, 2001 and has been great but the past few months its been harder to select the first gear and has been making a lot of noise in neutral, any way I took it into the dealer for them to inspect it, they told me it was the clutch and the slave cylinder, blah blah blah.
3 days later they rang me to tell me the car is ready to be picked up,
After paying a small fortune I got in and started to drive away.
MAN, it is s so smooth, the gears are a joy again, no excess noise, no reving to pull away.
It's amazing how I got used the gears deteriorating and thought nothing of it.
I paid quite a lot of money BUT it was worth every penny.
Thanks for reading, I had to tell some one, the missus doesn't understand, .

Great forum
Cheers.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Dec 5th, 2012, 10:52 PM
mab01uk's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: London
Posts: 5,775
Local Time: 08:08 PM
United Kingdom Male
To prolong the life of your early MINI One gearbox make sure you have the gearbox oil changed at least every couple of years. 2 litres of MTF94 is required.
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
Anyone know what this knob does?
Today 12:19 PM
Last post by Dermottdog
Today 07:13 PM
1 Replies, 130 Views
R56 MCS JCW cooling system problem?
Nov 15th, 2014 05:11 AM
Last post by Richard of the Hills
Today 12:00 PM
1 Replies, 489 Views
How much do you pay in insurance?
Jul 24th, 2010 04:01 PM
Last post by whaap
Today 11:56 AM
89 Replies, 34,888 Views
Airbag resistor value: 3.9 Ohms ? For sure ?
Nov 21st, 2003 09:18 PM
Last post by mab01uk
Today 10:07 AM
4 Replies, 1,948 Views
Missing Functions
Yesterday 12:57 AM
Last post by SteveB00
Today 09:43 AM
9 Replies, 341 Views
Key button Door Unlock
Yesterday 06:48 PM
Last post by heathwebbo
Today 08:13 AM
1 Replies, 158 Views
engine will not start properly
Aug 12th, 2014 03:37 PM
by genik
Last post by genik
Today 06:13 AM
5 Replies, 961 Views
mini cooper 2007 won't start
Today 02:19 AM
by mc4400
Last post by mc4400
Today 02:19 AM
0 Replies, 155 Views
No power under 4000 rpm and hard start
Oct 29th, 2014 11:39 PM
Last post by scrappyloz
Today 01:41 AM
4 Replies, 772 Views
Cooper D DSC light and engine light
Yesterday 11:56 PM
by hyvrid
Last post by hyvrid
Yesterday 11:56 PM
0 Replies, 129 Views
Aux function not showing up
Yesterday 10:57 PM
Last post by nahumbruhh
Yesterday 10:57 PM
0 Replies, 126 Views
Chrome trim for 51 plate Mini Cooper
Dec 13th, 2014 12:28 PM
Last post by jessybaby96
Yesterday 10:44 PM
4 Replies, 377 Views
Xenon lights problem
Dec 16th, 2014 07:49 PM
Last post by IloveMyMini1997
Yesterday 09:16 PM
4 Replies, 457 Views
2008 mini cooper heating and fan problem
Yesterday 07:07 PM
Last post by gtsmyth23
Yesterday 07:07 PM
0 Replies, 133 Views
New MINI Cooper S Owners Roll Call.....
Nov 18th, 2006 10:20 PM
by Paul
Last post by RckStrGrl21
Dec 18th, 2014 09:59 PM
696 Replies, 171,489 Views
Does Increasing Horse Power On A Diesel 2.0 146Hp Dicrease Consumption?
Dec 16th, 2014 12:30 PM
by Bubu91
Last post by dirocyn
Dec 18th, 2014 09:43 PM
6 Replies, 397 Views
Distinct Thud under floor...
Dec 14th, 2014 07:33 AM
by stirlo
Last post by stirlo
Dec 18th, 2014 09:15 PM
3 Replies, 309 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

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



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