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Just Bought A Mini, What Tools Do I Need?


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#1 lamxuyen

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Posted 10 August 2018 - 08:27 AM

Hi All,

Just bought my first Mini (1992 Rover Mini Cooper 1275cc), just wondering is there any specialised tools or specific sizes you recommend I get for when I'm working on it?

I know the majority of the mini is imperial so I've got that covered already!

Thanks

 



#2 imack

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Posted 10 August 2018 - 10:24 AM

Brake adjusting spanner, grease gun, feeler gauges, penetrating oil to start with.

#3 ukcooper

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Posted 10 August 2018 - 10:51 AM

trolley jack , axel stands ,

https://www.ebay.co....woAAOSwciVbZWg7

#4 nicklouse

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Posted 10 August 2018 - 10:52 AM

a decent Haynes workshop manual.



#5 acrowot

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Posted 10 August 2018 - 11:28 AM

a welder



#6 hunterg30

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Posted 10 August 2018 - 11:54 AM

imperial socket and spanner set,ball joint splitter, ball joint socket and spanner


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#7 harrythehat

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Posted 10 August 2018 - 12:57 PM

3 in 1 oil for carb






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