File: February 2009

Aero Grille at 12,100 miles
28 February 2009 - Filed under: Upgrades

I’m not a big fan of the large chrome grille on the R56 Cooper, I personally feel the slightly smaller grille on earlier models was more attractive and suits the MINI’s shape better. Luckily MINI have released an aero style grille which is compatible with the non-turbo Coopers bumper. Motoring file have some useful fitting […]

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Foglight repair at 11,900 miles
17 February 2009 - Filed under: Repairs

I spotted that one of the foglights was full of condensation, the garage replaced the the whole unit with a new part under warranty. Took the best part of a day due to it being a bumper off job, but I was provided with a rather stripy courtesy car for the duration. After spending some […]

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