MINI Cooper Forum banner
1 - 13 of 13 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,459 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Has any members had their MINI on a rolling road?

Because the car has asc or at least i think thats why,
If the car is on a rolling road it knows that the front wheels are turning and not the rears and will not allow the car do do the Bizz?
does anyone know how to disable it for the rolling road test?
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
30 Posts
When I had my car on the rolling road we switched it off as you said but when we went to drive away two lights stayed on the dashboard until I had driven up the road a bit.

According the the rolling road guy this happens on all modern cars because as you say the front wheels are going fast, and the rears not moving.

Doesn't seem to have harmed the car in any way - first had it on the rolling road about 5000 miles ago.
 

·
Retired and relaxed
2104 BMW Z4 sDrive 35i
Joined
·
5,372 Posts
Please translate all this into North American English.
"the Bizz", "the rolling road". ??????
 

·
Moderator & Sponsor
Joined
·
3,758 Posts
Cape Cod MINI said:
Please translate all this into North American English.
"the Bizz", "the rolling road". ??????
A "rolling road" is what people in the UK call a dynamometer where the car's drive wheels are placed on rollers, the car is strapped down, and the performance of the car at different speeds and loads is scientifically measured. It appears that from Zooooom's post "the bizz" is the actual testing. :)


 

·
Registered
Joined
·
1,586 Posts
Clandestine sub-polar testing alert...!

zoooooom said:


it costs nothing due to friends in high places.
the purpose of it is a temporary secret just a wee experiment.:)
Something to do with macroscopic geophysical phenomena, maybe? "Ol th' wey up th'rrr in Abburrrr'dine"

Is there a Bavarian connection? :eek:
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
2,459 Posts
Discussion Starter · #10 ·
Re: Clandestine sub-polar testing alert...!

rich said:


Something to do with macroscopic geophysical phenomena, maybe? "Ol th' wey up th'rrr in Abburrrr'dine"

Is there a Bavarian connection? :eek:

Something like that.;)

I'm going to be in Sydney soon so look out.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
1,586 Posts
Re: Re: Clandestine sub-polar testing alert...!

zoooooom said:



Something like that.;)

I'm going to be in Sydney soon so look out.
The beer's in the fridge...:D
 
1 - 13 of 13 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top