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Technical data - Mini
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CarSuspension typeConnections
ADO15Mini saloon (Sept 1964-Oct 1968) and Cooper S (-June 1971)HydrolasticFront-rear
Early cars (up to late 1965)

Ride height (from wheel centre to top of arch): Front: 324-336mm Rear: 337-340mm
Pressure: 263psi

Later cars (late 1965-on)

Ride height (from wheel centre to top of arch): Front: 315mm-350mm Rear: 325-340mm
Pressure: 282psi

Parts - UK

Parts are readily available from several sources:

Parts- USA
Mini Restoration

Thanks to Barry Brown for sending in these photos of his Mini restoration showing the Hydrolastic units. Click on the photos to enlarge.

Mini Hydrolastic subframe Mini Hydrolastic subframe Mini Hydrolastic subframe Mini Hydrolastic subframe Mini Hydrolastic subframe Mini Hydrolastic subframe Mini Hydrolastic subframe

Workshop manuals

These pages are extracted from the 1966 BMC Workshop Manual.

H1: Rear Suspension contents
H2: Rear Suspension
H3: Rear Suspension
H4: Rear Suspension
H5: Rear Suspension
H6: Rear Suspension
H7: Rear Suspension
H8: Rear Suspension
H9: Rear Suspension
H10: Rear Suspension
H11: Rear Suspension
H12: Rear Suspension

K1: Front Suspension contents
K2: Front Suspension
K3: Front Suspension
K4: Front Suspension
K5: Front Suspension
K6: Front Suspension
K7: Front Suspension
K8: Front Suspension
K9: Front Suspension
KK1: Front Suspension contents: Mini Cooper
KK2: Front Suspension: Mini Cooper
KKK1: Front Suspension contents: Mini Cooper S
KKK2: Front Suspension: Mini Cooper S

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