Garage Day 9/29-9/30

WRAPUP Day#1:? Fantastic weather brought out a bunch of MINIs?for?new swaybars, springs, spark plugs, battery’s and temprature sensors.? Nathaniel from Motoringfile?hosted the?workspace, and Chad from Motoringfile and Detroit Tuned provided the work, and answered lots of questions.? There were soft drinks, snacks,?cake-cookies, hot-dogs?and even free bacon.? Several people stopped by to say hi and watch the work, and we?also got to watch Nathaniel fabricate parts for his?motorcycles.? More action to follow?on day two.

Day #2馃槙 The action continues.. a turbo oil line replacement, supercharger pulley, oil hange, sparkplugs, tire roataion and exhaust install.? Lots of work, no free bacon.

Huge thanks again to Chad and Nathaniel!!

Photos by: Steve?

Our planned Garage day with Chad Miller from Detroit Tuned and White Roof Radio is still on!!

Sunday is mostly booked, but there is still some room on Saturday to have some work done.

It is important to contact Chad by Friday 9/14 so plans can be made and parts ordered and prepared

UPDATE 09/21:? Address details of where the work is going to happen?have been e-mailed to all who have posted on the site.? If you’d like to attend, add a comment and we’ll e-mail you the address details.

Here is the schedule of activities and times:


9am ? Eric ?Sway Bar

10am ? Nat ?Sway Bar

11am – Bob? water temp sensor and battery

Noon ? Mike? ?Sway bar and lowering springs

3:30p ? Clarence Sway bar and lowering springs


9am ? Dan ?Turbo Oil Line Kit and coolant flush

3pm ? Nathaniel Pulley Kit


WHEN:?September? 29th and 30th

WHERE:??The garage of Nathaniel from White Roof Radio and Motoringfile??in Northwest Evanston.? More specific details will be e-mailed to those that have responded to either?this?or the Prior Post in the final week,

WHO:? Any interested MINI owner looking for some garage?work.. You?can also come to watch the work in action and hang out and visit.?

IMPORTANT:? If you would like to attend, please add a coment to this post so we can plan and also e-mail you the address details

What can Chad do?? Almost anything, including stuff like? intakes, exhausts, pulleys, control arm bushings, swaybars, oil, cabin, and air filters, turbo oil lines, brakes and more..? Give him or TJ a call at??586-792-6464? verify and get things set up.

NOTE馃槙 We were not able to get enough Graphics work ?for Todd? to come out to Chicagoland, but you can coordinate with him for ordering and Chad can install things like beltline blackouts, stripes and more.? Contact Todd at


4 thoughts on “Garage Day 9/29-9/30

  1. I talked to TJ today … I’m interested in an exhaust install on Saturday, however Borla has it on back order and it may or may not arrive in time. At best, it’s a low probability maybe.

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