Special Offer: JCW Recaro Front Seats - 2nd Gen R56 - Page 2 - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > Sponsors > Lloyd Blackpool MINI


Lloyd Blackpool MINI
 Visit Lloyd Blackpool MINI! Find Products, Group Buys, Special Offers
Sales - Servicing - Parts

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #16 (permalink)  
Old Dec 3rd, 2007, 11:02 PM
LMB
MINI2 Premium Member Has met Quack Quack Jack
...where´s the any-key?
Offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: ** Space **
Posts: 23,182
Local Time: 02:55 AM
England Male View LMB's Thunder Blue & Silver 1st Gen MINI Cooper S JCW GP Profile
Out of interest are these height adjustable?
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #17 (permalink)  
Old Dec 4th, 2007, 10:51 AM
chris@LloydBlackpool's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Sunny Blackpool
Posts: 759
Local Time: 03:55 AM
United Kingdom Male View chris@LloydBlackpool's Thunder Blue & Silver 1st Gen MINI Cooper S JCW GP Profile
Quote: Originally Posted by LMB (original)
Out of interest are these height adjustable?

Hi
the seats are bolted to a rail with different bolt holes at certain heights on,when the seat is in you would need to take the seat out again to change the rail settings, we bolt them on the lowest settings, hope this helps,
Chris
  #18 (permalink)  
Old Dec 5th, 2007, 12:52 PM
randap's Avatar
MINI2 Premium Member Has met Quack Quack Jack
Hangin at the Krusty Krab
Offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Bikini Bottom
Posts: 844
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom Male View randap's Solid Black & Body Color 1st Gen MINI Cooper Profile View randap's Classified Ads
Quote: Originally Posted by Ant FR (original)
wish these bolted on to R53 runners, pity

What prevents them from being fitted to R53 runners?
  #19 (permalink)  
Old Dec 7th, 2007, 01:07 PM
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 2,209
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom
i think they are completely different measurements
  #20 (permalink)  
Old Dec 7th, 2007, 08:54 PM
uncle albert's Avatar
MINI2 Senior
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Hereford/Cwmbran
Posts: 733
Local Time: 02:55 AM
England Male View uncle albert's Hyper Blue & White 1st Gen MINI Cooper S Profile
Quote: Originally Posted by Ant FR (original)
i think they are completely different measurements

Shame.
  #21 (permalink)  
Old Dec 10th, 2007, 10:51 AM
randap's Avatar
MINI2 Premium Member Has met Quack Quack Jack
Hangin at the Krusty Krab
Offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Bikini Bottom
Posts: 844
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom Male View randap's Solid Black & Body Color 1st Gen MINI Cooper Profile View randap's Classified Ads
Quote: Originally Posted by Ant FR (original)
i think they are completely different measurements

Can't that be fixed with special brackets, or are there more fundamental reasons for them not fitting (too wide, too high)?
  #22 (permalink)  
Old Jan 1st, 2008, 03:23 PM
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: 01905 620011
Posts: 1,164
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom View Lucky Dave's Classified Ads
You could just fit r56 runners into the r53 as well?
  #23 (permalink)  
Old Jan 8th, 2008, 07:39 PM
Damo's Avatar
Has met Quack Quack Jack
Lights are on but...
Offline
Send a message via MSN to Damo
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: MINItorque.com
Posts: 10,330
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom Male View Damo's Solid Black & White 1st Gen MINI Cooper S Profile View Damo's Classified Ads
The Recaaro site has these down (without airbags) as Recaro Sportster CS's, and they're available for the R53, so you could buy the bracket from Recaro possibly for the R53. We need someone to try it first

  #24 (permalink)  
Old Jan 9th, 2008, 09:02 AM
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: 01905 620011
Posts: 1,164
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom View Lucky Dave's Classified Ads
Im sure the r53 r56 floorpans are the same.

It reminds me of the time a friend was told by his mini dealer he could not retro fit isofix to his 53 plate S as it was a welded in bar at the factory!!

In truth its 4 brackets that bolt into existing threaded holes! and some hole in the back seat.
  #25 (permalink)  
Old Jan 9th, 2008, 11:53 PM
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 2,209
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom
Quote: Originally Posted by Damo (original)
The Recaaro site has these down (without airbags) as Recaro Sportster CS's, and they're available for the R53, so you could buy the bracket from Recaro possibly for the R53. We need someone to try it first

good lad, you volunteering,
  #26 (permalink)  
Old Jan 10th, 2008, 06:41 AM
specky 1's Avatar
DMR 0022
Offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: HUDDERSFIELD
Posts: 170
Local Time: 03:55 AM
England View specky 1's Laser Blue & White 2nd Gen MINI Cooper S Profile View specky 1's Classified Ads
Quote: Originally Posted by chris at woodman bmw (original)
Hi
The seats come with all the heating elements in them ready ti plug in
Chris


Hi Chris, i've been ASSURED by Almondbury stealership in Hudds that they DO NOT have heated elements in this seat. They told me that they called mini and they confirmed it too.
Unless you know somat they dont?
Regards, Specky.

All WORKED up.
  #27 (permalink)  
Old Jan 10th, 2008, 01:18 PM
mikeythemini's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: MOVING HOME
Posts: 9,742
Local Time: 03:55 AM
United Kingdom Male View mikeythemini's Hyper Blue & Body Color 1st Gen MINI Cooper S Profile View mikeythemini's Classified Ads
Please note the wiring is very different - R53/R56 seats
  #28 (permalink)  
Old Jan 10th, 2008, 05:08 PM
Damo's Avatar
Has met Quack Quack Jack
Lights are on but...
Offline
Send a message via MSN to Damo
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: MINItorque.com
Posts: 10,330
Local Time: 02:55 AM
United Kingdom Male View Damo's Solid Black & White 1st Gen MINI Cooper S Profile View Damo's Classified Ads
Quote: Originally Posted by mikeythemini (original)
Please note the wiring is very different - R53/R56 seats

Was thinking of not connecting the airbag, but then remembered the pre tensioner is removed from the old seats and attached to the new ones on the Sparco JCW's. Could do with knowing how the R56 pre tensioner attachs and see if its swapable with the old style one.

  #29 (permalink)  
Old Jan 12th, 2008, 03:36 AM
steve11's Avatar
Mad Modder
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Australia
Posts: 340
Local Time: 12:55 PM
Australia Male View steve11's Electric Blue & Body Color 1st Gen MINI Cooper S Profile View steve11's Classified Ads
Quote: Originally Posted by mikeythemini (original)
Please note the wiring is very different - R53/R56 seats

Mike are you able to supply the airbag light resistor/simulator for replacing seats in an R53 MCS ?.

  #30 (permalink)  
Old Jan 12th, 2008, 03:39 AM
steve11's Avatar
Mad Modder
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Australia
Posts: 340
Local Time: 12:55 PM
Australia Male View steve11's Electric Blue & Body Color 1st Gen MINI Cooper S Profile View steve11's Classified Ads
Quote: Originally Posted by chris at woodman bmw (original)
Hi
I can supply a pair of leather R53 JCW front seats for £1470.00 inc vat and fitting would be £180.00 extra
Cheers
Chris

Chris,
Are you able to supply the airbag light resistor/simulator for replacing seats in an r53 mcs ?
I have heard mini uk are now keeping these ?
Thanks.

Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
 
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

» Recent Threads
$95 @ Willow Springs raceway November 29-30, 2014
Today 02:06 AM
by harvie
Last post by harvie
Today 02:06 AM
0 Replies, 1 Views
Cooper S Pulley Advice
Apr 22nd, 2010 10:16 AM
by Richy92
Last post by nickcornwell88
Yesterday 10:46 PM
16 Replies, 19,018 Views
tempremental xenon headlights
Aug 29th, 2014 09:38 PM
Last post by Mini.mjb
Yesterday 09:45 PM
5 Replies, 982 Views
RS56 Cooper S Power Issues?
Nov 15th, 2014 12:18 PM
Last post by Mini.mjb
Yesterday 09:13 PM
3 Replies, 320 Views
Rear wiper cracked and broken off... what next??
Yesterday 09:12 AM
Last post by Mini.mjb
Yesterday 09:03 PM
4 Replies, 214 Views
Cooper s 2003 has issues !!!
Nov 18th, 2014 07:21 PM
Last post by Mini.mjb
Yesterday 08:56 PM
9 Replies, 570 Views
Mini Mk1 MFSW - Radio controls only question
Yesterday 08:13 PM
by lmm1986
Last post by lmm1986
Yesterday 08:13 PM
0 Replies, 73 Views
Upcoming Holiday News
Yesterday 02:34 PM
by CARiD
Last post by CARiD
Yesterday 02:34 PM
0 Replies, 88 Views
More Ship Tracking
Jul 24th, 2005 11:25 PM
by nclorax
Last post by LiquidBreadMan
Yesterday 01:52 PM
28 Replies, 23,235 Views
Bystanders lift MINI to end 'stand-off' with tram
Yesterday 12:22 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 12:56 PM
1 Replies, 146 Views
Pictures of the Internals of the getrag gearbox and rebuild walk through
Yesterday 04:41 AM
Last post by The Nun
Yesterday 12:50 PM
3 Replies, 186 Views
Roof bars and Xenon lights
Nov 17th, 2014 10:36 AM
Last post by daveaasmith
Yesterday 07:52 AM
6 Replies, 454 Views
Wanting rid of chrome scoop and mirrors
Nov 18th, 2014 09:54 AM
Last post by daveaasmith
Yesterday 07:48 AM
6 Replies, 454 Views
gtt induction
Nov 18th, 2014 11:24 AM
Last post by rob955triumph
Yesterday 06:38 AM
13 Replies, 533 Views
Transmission failed
Nov 12th, 2014 12:48 PM
Last post by Thegearboxman
Yesterday 04:56 AM
2 Replies, 371 Views
brake lights stuck on?
Oct 27th, 2004 11:47 PM
Last post by Restyle
Nov 20th, 2014 10:11 PM
105 Replies, 36,724 Views
LA Auto Show Coverage
Nov 20th, 2014 09:09 PM
Last post by AutoGuide.com
Nov 20th, 2014 09:09 PM
0 Replies, 172 Views
BMC Works Display - Goodwood 2014
Nov 20th, 2014 08:15 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by mab01uk
Nov 20th, 2014 08:15 PM
1 Replies, 182 Views
DSC/RUN FLAT light problem due to STEERING ANGLE SENSOR
Nov 21st, 2003 12:22 AM
by Rolandh
Last post by Mickship0412
Nov 20th, 2014 07:20 PM
10 Replies, 20,920 Views
Decoking? Questions
May 27th, 2014 10:23 PM
Last post by rodhot
Nov 20th, 2014 07:16 PM
5 Replies, 1,088 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
» Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 02:55 AM.



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