File: January 2011

MINI Factory – Pistonheads Sunday Service at 29,200 miles
30 January 2011 - Filed under: Events

Despite living in the same city as the factory where the MINI is built for the last five years, and at one point driving past it daily I’ve never ventured inside. Ironically it takes me far longer to get to the dealership where I bought my car than it does to get to the factory […]

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Winter Screenwash at 28,500 miles
8 January 2011 - Filed under: Servicing

The UK suffered quite a cold spell over Christmas, the MINI coped quite well with the exception of the screenwash. But that was more my fault, here are a few things I learnt after a salty 160 mile drive where the temperature never exceeded -12c… Cheap supermarket screenwash, even when used neat and supposedly good […]

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