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#1 Melker


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Posted 05 July 2018 - 07:51 AM

I have just bought a barn find. A Mini Cooper S 1965. It has a 1275cc? engine I think and double weber 45 carburators. It was used in forrest rally in Sweden to 1978 after that is been housed in a barn. I dont really know were to start! I want new brake discs and calipers, new drums rear, tips what to do with engine after this long, fuel tank maybe need new? Were can I buy parts? it is going to be fully restored I love Minis!!!! Have a nice day! Best regards Andre

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Posted 05 July 2018 - 10:05 AM

Hi Andre! 


Greetings from Eslöv  :D.


Nice find! Lots of places to buy parts  - Minispares is the largest. 

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Posted 05 July 2018 - 10:53 AM

welcome. join the TMF+ for 5 pounds a year (circa 60 Sek) and you get 7.5% of your Minispares orders.

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Posted 06 July 2018 - 09:28 AM

Kolla även på hundkoja.com för fler tips.

Eller ännu bättre, kom upp till Smögen och Mini Club Sweden's sommarträff 17-19/8 och träffa många kunniga personer på en gång.

(Kanske även bli medlem? MiniClubSweden.com  eller alternativt i minisevenclub.com , som också är en svensk klubb)

#5 Melker


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Posted 08 July 2018 - 09:34 PM

Thank you guys! And for my Swedish friends...tackar det ska jag absolut försöka hinna med. Miniclubsweden skäll besökas omgående! Är det så att någon vill lägga till mig på Facebook för idé utbyte är ni mer än välkomna. Mvh Andre Melkeraen

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