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  1. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hi all, I recently had one of my fuel injectors replaced in my R56 Cooper D as it was leaking oil and eventually lost power. Since replacing the injector, the car itself has been running fine and is back to full power, however, the car is emitting quite a lot of black smoke from the exhaust...
  2. Second Generation MINI Cooper
    Hey all, recently got a p2270 code (see pic) and I'm wondering if this is more likely a dodgy sensor or something much worse like the timing chain? The cars just passed 150000 miles and I have no clue if the timing chains been replaced as when i bought the car four to five years ago the garage...
  3. General Discussion
    I saw this video comparing most Mini Cooper exhaust but still cannot decide. Any tips on the best Mini Cooper exhaust? hp? sound? I would appreciate hearing from those that already upgraded their exhaust.
  4. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    I'm looking for a bit of advise surrounding a potential exhaust leak. Bare with me if this is an obvious problem, this is my first car and I'm trying to learn how to fix problems within my abilities :) Loud noise when accelerating in low gears, but not while idling or coasting without...
  5. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hello My mini cooper 2010 petrol 1,6 R56 , done 95k miles- has failed on emissions , failing on fast idle test -both O2 sensors have been changed, CAT checked and is fine , any ideas as to what may be going on? thanks ! emissions results as follows: fast idle test number 1 engine temp at 84'C...
  6. Second Generation MINI Tuning
    Hi, i have a Mini Cooper S (2007) Recently have a full service and had 02 Sensor replaced ... but noticed i am getting heavy puffs of blue smoke from the exhaust is sat idling for a while... it does wear off after the initial acceleration and disappears once driving normally.
  7. Second Generation Works
    i currently own a 2013 paceman jcw i was wondering if a exhaust advertised for a countryman would fit?. I barely see any specfic exhuasts for the paceman and eveytime i ask for a recommendation i get sent countryman ones.
  8. General Discussion
    Has anyone fitted a jcw backbox to their Cooper s? Just wondering on noise difference, sounds, more pops and bangs? It’s for a 2013 R56. Also if anybody knows where to get one from that would be a massive help. Cheapest I’ve found new was on minigenuineparts for £450 but I’ve seen old posts on...
  9. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    First of all I apologise if this has been answered a million times, I’ve read through most of them but still can’t figure out what the problem is. I’ve just bought a 2013 Cooper S and one of the main reasons was because of the pops and bangs, who doesn’t love that noise?! But mine doesn’t seem...
  10. General Discussion
    Hi, Wondering if anyone knows how possible it would be to fit a JCW Pro Exhaust to an LCI JCW? Im aware this is no longer an option however.. can it be done? Thanks in advance
  11. Second Generation MINI Cooper
    Hi to everyone. I have my second mini cooper 2010 and this is very different car than first generation. I would like to change exhaust and make suspension a bit stiffer, to make this car a bit more similar to my older Mini. First. At the moment i am thinking to change exhaust, and i know there...
  12. Second Generation MINI Tuning
    Hello, I've had a P00420 code thrown up by the car - an R56 Mini One 2007 (2/2) - and so I took it to the garage for an MOT to see exactly whats wrong. I was told I need a new cat and two new sensors. The car failed on emissions and the sheet is attached. With this info can anyone tell me...
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