you can fit the rear section of the JCW system with the standard mini cooper s second section ( from the cat back ) it can be cut just forward of the bend before the rear boxes, see link below item i cut at bend before rear box so you basically have a straight pipe.
you can fit the rear back boxes from the JCW exhaust you will need to expand the pipe so it slips on to the JCW back section easy job.
the cat back JCW has a resonator fitted in the centre where as the MCS has a straight throw pipe no biggie
is your system a standard MCS with jcw tips or is it a JCW system
also where is it blowing because there are other options staying with mini parts
The exhaust I have at the mo is the standard mcs system with jcw tips fitted. It is blowing on the second back box (item 2 on diagram) all around the seal that looks like it joins the top and botom half of the box together.
cool no problem :-) same page different direction :-)
if you have the standard system you can buy item 2 and 16 (on the real oem link) on its own you can fit it to the rest of the system as is or do the one ball mod. if you don't want to buy new speak to MJR "mini matt"
people like GTT do the link pipe for the one ball mod (one ball mod basically delete the the first box so you only run the second )
but any good exhaust place will be able to do this for you with ease i have used long life before.
Hi guys, bought a complete second hand jcw car back exhaust and went to fit it today, all went smoothly and very simple untill I went to remove the 2nuts that joins the cat to the front pipe, got one nut undo using a 9/16 spanner but the 2nd nut is already round. Going to be using mole grips tomorrow to remove it but now need a new pair of nuts, does anyone know what size nuts these are?
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