First Mods??? - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > MINI Technical Forums > MINI Engine & Drivetrain Tuning > First Generation MINI Tuning


First Generation MINI Tuning
Find Sponsor products associated with this forum
Tuning the first generation MINI 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 Oct 4th, 2012, 08:26 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 6
Local Time: 05:52 PM
United Kingdom
First Mods???

hey all,

i have recently purchased a Cooper s and love it!

At the moment all i have done is had the back windows tinted,

what would you all suggest i start with for mods?

air intake? ive read alot of good stuff about dave f air boxes but seems to be like rocking horse **** to get hold of. whats the next best ??

thanks
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Oct 4th, 2012, 09:11 PM
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: London
Posts: 323
Local Time: 05:52 PM
United Kingdom Male
Yeah air in tack and a pully I have a 15 on my r53 and maybe a exhaust if you can afford it too.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Oct 4th, 2012, 09:39 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 6
Local Time: 05:52 PM
United Kingdom
what air intake have you got?

is there is big difference with the 15% pulley?

thanks
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old Oct 4th, 2012, 10:00 PM
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: London
Posts: 323
Local Time: 05:52 PM
United Kingdom Male
I have a replacement panel filter I'm not a big fan of induction as it can make the car sound abit much. Had this with a different car. A alta air induction it's popular you'll have to get it with the casing around it (heat shield)
And yes there is a difference with the 15.
Some say if you get a 17 it could over Heat the intercooler so with have to upgrade that too.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old Oct 4th, 2012, 10:01 PM
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: London
Posts: 323
Local Time: 05:52 PM
United Kingdom Male
K&n replacement panel filter
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
Bonnet touching body
Aug 15th, 2014 03:47 PM
Last post by The Nun
Today 03:58 PM
3 Replies, 379 Views
Facebook page selling mini parts around the uk
Today 11:50 AM
by Alex93x
Last post by Restyle
Today 03:25 PM
2 Replies, 67 Views
New Mini Cooper D - Worth the money?
Today 01:33 PM
Last post by dangoodwin
Today 01:33 PM
0 Replies, 44 Views
Mini Clubman Barn Doors Won't Lock
Oct 22nd, 2014 03:51 AM
Last post by WeeBad
Today 01:03 PM
3 Replies, 385 Views
R56 Footwell module dead
Jul 15th, 2014 04:19 AM
by miniuy
Last post by k3fus
Today 07:16 AM
6 Replies, 1,236 Views
inside lights
Yesterday 11:19 PM
Last post by bigmamabear
Yesterday 11:19 PM
0 Replies, 130 Views
Lights on warning not working
Oct 21st, 2014 11:42 AM
by S2dicky
Last post by S2dicky
Yesterday 09:16 PM
4 Replies, 457 Views
Smoked Headlight Covers GTO276S
Yesterday 08:49 PM
by tmath23
Last post by tmath23
Yesterday 08:49 PM
0 Replies, 139 Views
engine fan on more frequently
Oct 16th, 2014 01:46 PM
Last post by stewarth
Yesterday 07:27 PM
3 Replies, 631 Views
Cooper S judders when idle...
Jul 17th, 2010 04:53 PM
by ben_uk
Last post by Restyle
Yesterday 06:18 PM
6 Replies, 1,091 Views
R56 Aux input volume???????
Oct 20th, 2014 04:00 PM
Last post by Dermottdog
Yesterday 06:00 PM
4 Replies, 539 Views
Start/Stop engine button illuminated when car is locked
Oct 21st, 2014 08:07 PM
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 05:03 PM
6 Replies, 526 Views
Wheel arch - advice please :)
Oct 22nd, 2014 10:08 PM
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 05:00 PM
2 Replies, 243 Views
No spray on windshield wiper
Oct 19th, 2014 08:54 PM
by mom7x
Last post by CCroker
Yesterday 01:57 PM
2 Replies, 436 Views
Will I get jipped?
Oct 21st, 2014 11:14 PM
Last post by CCroker
Yesterday 01:52 PM
3 Replies, 372 Views
Rear wiper motor stem problem
Oct 18th, 2014 09:57 AM
Last post by ihughes
Yesterday 01:34 PM
4 Replies, 562 Views
2010 Cooper S
Yesterday 01:13 PM
Last post by mike_1979
Yesterday 01:13 PM
0 Replies, 192 Views
2001 Mini Cooper - heater not working
Oct 22nd, 2014 08:41 AM
by TreezaB
Last post by TreezaB
Yesterday 07:48 AM
2 Replies, 325 Views
$95 @ Willow Springs Streets of Willow November 15-16 2014
Yesterday 01:37 AM
by harvie
Last post by harvie
Yesterday 01:37 AM
0 Replies, 172 Views
PAS Fluid Leak HELP!!
Oct 15th, 2014 07:16 PM
Last post by mab01uk
Oct 22nd, 2014 10:59 PM
7 Replies, 706 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 04:52 PM.



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