Wheel recommendation / compatibilty for 2003 JCW Cooper 6 - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > All Models & Variants > General Discussion


General Discussion Use this forum to discuss MINI topics which are not related to other forums. Posts may be moved from here to alternative forums by the moderators without notice

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Special Offer 'Countryman Cooper S' JCW Aero kit chris@LloydBlackpool Lloyd Blackpool MINI 11 Dec 3rd, 2013 03:44 PM
Mini Cooper S vs Mini Cooper S JCW twc1001 First Generation MINI Cooper S 7 Feb 4th, 2013 10:18 PM
MINI Cooper JCW GP Sets Official Nürburgring Time in Video AutoGuide.com MINI News 0 Aug 16th, 2012 03:02 PM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Mar 20th, 2014, 05:25 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 2
Local Time: 01:13 PM
United States
DIY Wheel recommendation / compatibilty for 2003 JCW Cooper 6

Hello,
Is there a U.S. website anyone can recommend that accurately identifies wheels that are compatible with a 2003 S with JCW? I don't want to buy the wrong rims. I have 205/45/17 non run-flat tires and hope to buy a set of new wheels that are flat black in color...
Thank you!!
Steve.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Mar 21st, 2014, 04:11 PM
Caveman's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Stone Age
Posts: 1,985
Local Time: 07:13 PM
Estonia Male View Caveman's Classified Ads
Wheel and Tire Fitment Considerations - The MINI Wiki
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Mar 26th, 2014, 10:40 PM
SteveM3's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: Malmesbury, Wilts
Posts: 2,107
Local Time: 06:13 PM
England Male View SteveM3's Spice Orange & Body Color 2nd Gen MINI Cooper S Profile
There was no factory JCW in 2003 so you have an S with a later JCW engine tuning kit. So your car came with 276mm front brake discs. However even for the S these brakes were stretched so many owners, including me, fitted the JCW brake kit which is the 294mm front discs. These have bright red calipers. Personally to be sure I'd take off a wheel and measure the disc.

Some people are like a Slinky ........ not really good for anything, but you still can't help
but smile when you shove them down the stairs
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old Mar 28th, 2014, 04:02 PM
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: East Sussex
Posts: 60
Local Time: 06:13 PM
United Kingdom
If you like the wheel style, why don't you just get them refurbished.
Save you a fortune and you know they are right.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply
Tags: , , ,



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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Special Offer 'Countryman Cooper S' JCW Aero kit chris@LloydBlackpool Lloyd Blackpool MINI 11 Dec 3rd, 2013 03:44 PM
Mini Cooper S vs Mini Cooper S JCW twc1001 First Generation MINI Cooper S 7 Feb 4th, 2013 10:18 PM
MINI Cooper JCW GP Sets Official Nürburgring Time in Video AutoGuide.com MINI News 0 Aug 16th, 2012 03:02 PM

» Recent Threads
MINI Trailer project?
Yesterday 06:27 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by Angib
Today 04:39 PM
3 Replies, 202 Views
Body Flex - roof wont raise !
Yesterday 08:52 PM
Last post by Angib
Today 04:30 PM
1 Replies, 179 Views
First Left-Hand Drive Driving School
Yesterday 06:46 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by Angib
Today 04:25 PM
2 Replies, 190 Views
Mini JCW buying advice needed!
Today 03:57 PM
Last post by Sidisking
Today 04:04 PM
2 Replies, 49 Views
DIY catalytic coverter questions
Today 03:38 PM
Last post by Burkee52
Today 03:44 PM
1 Replies, 49 Views
Mini Cooper Clubman Power Loss
Jul 19th, 2014 04:14 PM
Last post by marque
Today 03:09 PM
2 Replies, 354 Views
Strange Braking Noise
Jan 28th, 2014 08:27 PM
Last post by kushil
Today 02:46 PM
9 Replies, 1,362 Views
opening the boot - am i being special??
May 4th, 2014 12:20 AM
Last post by Richard of the Hills
Today 01:45 PM
14 Replies, 1,201 Views
Missing fuse
Today 06:55 AM
Last post by mayburyds
Today 08:18 AM
2 Replies, 131 Views
2007 Cooper S "Timing Chain Tensioner Defect"
Feb 14th, 2014 09:49 AM
by igooba
Last post by minifr3ak
Today 08:01 AM
8 Replies, 1,963 Views
Cancel Sat Nav instruction
Yesterday 06:05 AM
Last post by The Nun
Today 07:52 AM
4 Replies, 278 Views
Speedo and tach gauge face plate change
Today 07:29 AM
Last post by karlos9191
Today 07:31 AM
1 Replies, 117 Views
New Online Magazine for Track Day Enthusiasts
Apr 14th, 2014 12:56 AM
Last post by AutoTrackDay
Today 03:23 AM
14 Replies, 2,062 Views
2007 mini cooper s block repair
Today 01:58 AM
by jsroyse
Last post by jsroyse
Today 01:58 AM
0 Replies, 164 Views
Finding Final Stage (Hedgehog) Resistor
Yesterday 08:48 PM
Last post by crackernibbles
Yesterday 08:48 PM
0 Replies, 174 Views
GTI vs Cooper S True Cost to Own?
Jul 21st, 2014 03:39 AM
by hkyktms
Last post by beken
Yesterday 08:43 PM
4 Replies, 833 Views
2009 Radio Software Update
Yesterday 03:30 PM
by Tom_P
Last post by Tom_P
Yesterday 06:27 PM
2 Replies, 207 Views
2nd hand JCW Sytner Coventry
Jul 16th, 2014 06:38 PM
by LA3195
Last post by David T-H
Yesterday 06:10 PM
11 Replies, 1,070 Views
Car bucket list
Yesterday 04:11 PM
Last post by SeanC
Yesterday 05:43 PM
1 Replies, 166 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
» Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:13 PM.



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