File: April 2010

First MOT at 23,700 miles
17 April 2010 - Filed under: Servicing

The MINI will be 3 years old at the start of May which means it required its first MOT (Ministry of Transport test) to test that it’s still road worthy to drive on UK roads. I booked it into Carringtons of Oxford, partially because I’d heard good things about their workshop but also because I’d […]

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New Tyre at 23,500 miles
3 April 2010 - Filed under: Repairs

New tyre due to wear. One of the fronts was replaced just before I purchased the MINI which softened the blow a little. Didn’t fancy swapping all four just yet so I’ve stuck with the Dunlop runflats for now. Benham BMW in Wolverhampton price matched to within a couple of pounds of Blackcircles, they also […]

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