Mini One 2007 1.4 - MINI Cooper Forum

Welcome New Members New members, please introduce yourself here. Tell us a bit about you and your Mini.

User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old Aug 25th, 2014, 06:30 PM Thread Starter
MINI2 Newbie
Join Date: Aug 2014
Local Time: 12:00 PM
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Mini One 2007 1.4

Hi there peeps
Just bought daughter a mini one (spares or repairs) 1.4 misfire on cylinder number 1 turned out to be burnt exhaust valve of course
i currently own a E39 530d but have often thought about a mini cooper S but only time will tell
i much prefer the R53 as a cooper S it looks more aggressive i have driven both in the past and in all honesty not really noticed any difference in performance

As for the mini one project of the daughters i have mostly worked out whats needed but i do have a couple of questions seems to have 2 vanoses 1 on each cam the other question is would the head from a cooper S work with the N14 1.4 normally aspirated or would the cooper S lower the compression too much

Any help or advice would be most welcome

i am not here as a completer freeloader having being a mechanic best part of 25 years am sure i can give a little back too


Minimissionone is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mini HQ - Terrible ethics for the customer. jobforacowgirl Dealership Feedback 11 May 22nd, 2014 05:36 AM
Death rattle - Mini One 1.4 2007 ozmusafir Second Generation Faults & Fixes 4 Apr 28th, 2014 10:18 AM
Brands Hatch Mini Festival 22/23 June 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 20 Jun 23rd, 2013 10:03 PM
Brooklands Mini Day Sunday, March 24, 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 11 Apr 5th, 2013 06:11 PM
Mini Australia service chilld Dealership Feedback 4 Sep 4th, 2012 05:29 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome