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DIY Front Brake Discs and Pads at 20,300 miles
31 October 2009 - Filed under: Repairs

The MINI has a sensor on the front and rear brakes which handily tells you how many miles you have until you need to swap your brake pads. Unfortunately on my car, and I suspect on most, the sensor reports the pads as being worn rather prematurely. Apart from putting up with the warnings there […]

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The Breakfast Club at 19,800 miles
4 October 2009 - Filed under: Events

Attended my second Midlands Breakfast Club in the MINI. Was an unusually sunny morning which I happily spent being graced with the presence of some rare and interesting vehicles and tucking into a bacon roll. More photos in a Flickr set here.

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