Wheelarch carpet liner - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > MINI Technical Forums > Maintenance & MINI Care


Maintenance & MINI Care
Find Sponsor products associated with this forum
Questions and advice on keeping your MINI in top shape, from engine oil to body wax

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
Water under driver's side carpet Hitman70 Second Generation Faults & Fixes 2 Sep 7th, 2013 04:06 PM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Aug 1st, 2014, 08:14 AM
MINI2 Senior
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Suffolk - UK
Posts: 467
Local Time: 05:27 AM
United Kingdom Male
England Wheelarch carpet liner

Does anyone else have this problem with the bit of carpet that lines the Wheelarch? Mine is constantly popping out from the trim and it is annoying me. Any ideas on how to stop it?

Thanks
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image.jpg
Views:	61
Size:	53.3 KB
ID:	177434  
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Aug 1st, 2014, 09:36 AM
MINI2 Premium Member
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3,271
Local Time: 05:27 AM
United Kingdom Male
Theres either a clip missing or the liner has been caught and pulled at sometime distorting it?
If it distorted you could try fixing it locally using exterior grade double sided sticky pads available from Halfrauds or the like (similar to what they use to hold car badges/trim on with) and stick some on the rear of the liner and press them onto the body/arch behind to hold it in place?
Reply With Quote
Thanks for this post from:
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Aug 1st, 2014, 07:48 PM
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Tyneside
Posts: 1,190
Local Time: 05:27 AM
United Kingdom
Mine is exactly the same.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old Aug 2nd, 2014, 11:48 AM
MINI2 Premium Member
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 3,271
Local Time: 05:27 AM
United Kingdom Male
Quote: Originally Posted by Angib (original)
Mine is exactly the same.

Shouldnt be though should it? Its designed to keep the muck out of the area between the liner and body behind and it wont do if it doesnt fit properly.

Its one of those things that fitted ok to start with and then the garage has to remove the liner say to get at the washer bottle pump etc and never fits it back properly and then it deforms to stay in that shape permanently.

They never were able to refit the cover back properly on my pollen filter, it always fell off again after a service, yet with a little patience it fits perfectly.
Its either due inexperienced spotty faced mechanics or a rush job or both.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old Aug 26th, 2014, 12:47 AM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 6
Local Time: 05:27 AM
United States
it always fell off again after a service. ok
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
Water under driver's side carpet Hitman70 Second Generation Faults & Fixes 2 Sep 7th, 2013 04:06 PM

» Recent Threads
How best to sell Mini
Dec 13th, 2014 01:00 PM
Last post by UtilityGuy
Today 01:04 AM
4 Replies, 598 Views
Anyone know what this knob does?
Yesterday 12:19 PM
Last post by TomEdwards
Yesterday 08:54 PM
3 Replies, 195 Views
Light loose steering then EML light. Possible hump back bridge issue
Yesterday 04:44 PM
Last post by Davenegus
Yesterday 04:44 PM
0 Replies, 97 Views
Help please: Humpback bridge whoops steering odd and EML light
Yesterday 04:39 PM
Last post by Davenegus
Yesterday 04:39 PM
0 Replies, 96 Views
R56 MCS JCW cooling system problem?
Nov 15th, 2014 05:11 AM
Last post by Richard of the Hills
Yesterday 12:00 PM
1 Replies, 509 Views
How much do you pay in insurance?
Jul 24th, 2010 04:01 PM
Last post by whaap
Yesterday 11:56 AM
89 Replies, 34,953 Views
Airbag resistor value: 3.9 Ohms ? For sure ?
Nov 21st, 2003 09:18 PM
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 10:07 AM
4 Replies, 1,952 Views
Missing Functions
Dec 19th, 2014 12:57 AM
Last post by SteveB00
Yesterday 09:43 AM
9 Replies, 350 Views
Key button Door Unlock
Dec 19th, 2014 06:48 PM
Last post by heathwebbo
Yesterday 08:13 AM
1 Replies, 163 Views
engine will not start properly
Aug 12th, 2014 03:37 PM
by genik
Last post by genik
Yesterday 06:13 AM
5 Replies, 966 Views
mini cooper 2007 won't start
Yesterday 02:19 AM
by mc4400
Last post by mc4400
Yesterday 02:19 AM
0 Replies, 173 Views
No power under 4000 rpm and hard start
Oct 29th, 2014 11:39 PM
Last post by scrappyloz
Yesterday 01:41 AM
4 Replies, 778 Views
Cooper D DSC light and engine light
Dec 19th, 2014 11:56 PM
by hyvrid
Last post by hyvrid
Dec 19th, 2014 11:56 PM
0 Replies, 136 Views
Aux function not showing up
Dec 19th, 2014 10:57 PM
Last post by nahumbruhh
Dec 19th, 2014 10:57 PM
0 Replies, 134 Views
Chrome trim for 51 plate Mini Cooper
Dec 13th, 2014 12:28 PM
Last post by jessybaby96
Dec 19th, 2014 10:44 PM
4 Replies, 383 Views
Xenon lights problem
Dec 16th, 2014 07:49 PM
Last post by IloveMyMini1997
Dec 19th, 2014 09:16 PM
4 Replies, 461 Views
2008 mini cooper heating and fan problem
Dec 19th, 2014 07:07 PM
Last post by gtsmyth23
Dec 19th, 2014 07:07 PM
0 Replies, 139 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, 171,878 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:27 AM.



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