dirty back end - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > Model Specific MINI Forums > MINI Clubman


MINI Clubman MINI Clubman 2007 - Present

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
Wits End with this Noise - Please Help! Vicki29 Second Generation Faults & Fixes 12 Dec 29th, 2013 11:35 AM
MINI Looks Back at the Most Successful Year in its History mab01uk MINI in the Media 0 Jan 11th, 2013 11:53 PM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Feb 11th, 2014, 08:20 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 1
Local Time: 05:02 PM
United States
dirty back end

Does anyone have a solution for how dirty the back end of the car gets in winter weather? would mud flaps help? is it an aerodynamic issue - what is the fix?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Feb 11th, 2014, 09:41 PM
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: South london
Posts: 1,203
Local Time: 10:02 PM
United Kingdom Male
Hi ya

Mud flap may help, I use loads of polish and lots rain x,
for shore it's an aerodynamics issue
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Feb 12th, 2014, 11:48 AM
MINI2 Senior
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Suffolk - UK
Posts: 467
Local Time: 10:02 PM
United Kingdom Male
I have a convertible and in winter I resign myself to the fact that it is like driving a van. I do keep a bottle of water and some kitchen towel in the boot and clear the window occasionally but as soon as I am on a damp road again it is filthy in minutes.

At least with the hatch you have the the rear wiper to give you a bit of visibility.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old Feb 17th, 2014, 11:33 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: northeast usa
Posts: 11
Local Time: 06:02 PM
United States Male
i wonder if a small spoiler might help with this problem .
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old Feb 27th, 2014, 09:25 PM
MINI2 Regular
Offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 66
Local Time: 12:02 AM
Norway
It's the same problem most hatchbacks and station wagons have, can't do anything about it, so you just have to live with it.
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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wits End with this Noise - Please Help! Vicki29 Second Generation Faults & Fixes 12 Dec 29th, 2013 11:35 AM
MINI Looks Back at the Most Successful Year in its History mab01uk MINI in the Media 0 Jan 11th, 2013 11:53 PM

» Recent Threads
2005 mini base starting issues
Yesterday 09:12 PM
Last post by SeanC
Today 08:32 PM
1 Replies, 195 Views
How To Fix Seat Tilt/Slide Mechanism
Oct 24th, 2011 10:13 PM
by MGFmad
Last post by Cleisthenes
Today 05:59 PM
3 Replies, 18,225 Views
Looking for cars for online magazine
Today 05:41 PM
Last post by DavidBlack
Today 05:41 PM
0 Replies, 73 Views
Anyone know what this knob does?
Dec 20th, 2014 12:19 PM
Last post by Dermottdog
Today 05:05 PM
12 Replies, 573 Views
Key button Door Unlock
Dec 19th, 2014 06:48 PM
Last post by ihughes
Today 04:18 PM
3 Replies, 292 Views
Light loose steering then EML light. Possible hump back bridge issue
Dec 20th, 2014 04:44 PM
Last post by ihughes
Today 04:09 PM
2 Replies, 378 Views
Rubbing/grinding noise from front wheel
Dec 17th, 2014 03:52 PM
Last post by ChaoticControl
Today 03:18 PM
2 Replies, 256 Views
Fuel Door acutator bar broken
Today 03:01 PM
Last post by Tommydragon
Today 03:01 PM
0 Replies, 86 Views
Mini Cooper child car seats!!!ar
Feb 24th, 2011 04:31 PM
Last post by Silverado
Today 01:35 PM
4 Replies, 7,579 Views
Drivers windows help
Dec 16th, 2014 09:08 PM
by Scotta
Last post by quadmaniac
Today 12:23 PM
3 Replies, 413 Views
Mini Cooper cabriolet 2006 help
Today 10:35 AM
Last post by Ashpotter1991
Today 10:35 AM
0 Replies, 122 Views
Newbie help POWER SEEMS WEAK????
Yesterday 09:33 PM
Last post by Antb1986
Today 09:15 AM
1 Replies, 218 Views
Finance or lease?
Mar 19th, 2014 07:58 PM
by SeanC
Last post by Quinby
Today 08:26 AM
14 Replies, 4,024 Views
my mini before and after
Sep 10th, 2013 09:42 AM
Last post by RckStrGrl21
Today 06:57 AM
20 Replies, 7,238 Views
New Owner with a Question.
Dec 18th, 2014 01:44 AM
Last post by SteveB00
Yesterday 10:20 PM
2 Replies, 480 Views
Gearbox noise
Nov 30th, 2014 04:01 PM
by Tomdev
Last post by Tomdev
Yesterday 08:37 PM
4 Replies, 507 Views
2003 MINI cooper S
Yesterday 08:13 PM
Last post by Haakonnor
Yesterday 08:16 PM
1 Replies, 173 Views
PPI in Northern California?
Yesterday 07:26 PM
Last post by scrapple5
Yesterday 07:26 PM
0 Replies, 142 Views
Clutch Slipping
Dec 14th, 2014 04:48 PM
Last post by CCroker
Yesterday 07:09 PM
3 Replies, 302 Views
Exterior light on top of boot door
Yesterday 06:33 PM
Last post by Fatzburger
Yesterday 06:33 PM
0 Replies, 139 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 10:02 PM.



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