Mini Tuning Manual

Maker and role
J. H. Haynes, Author
Production date
Jan 1964
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Object detail

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General Note: "The Wolseley Hornet and the Riley Elf are also covered in this tuning manual as their engine units closely resemble those of the basic Mini, and the equipment for many of the performance increasing operations is identical" -Editor's Preface.

Contents: Basic Tuning Theory -- Stages of Tuning -- Stripping and Rebuilding the Engines -- Gas Flow - Pressure Wave Tuning - Carburation -- The Cylinder Block and Reciprocating Components -- Supercharging -- Tuning the Engine -- The Mini as a G.T. or Racing Car -- Available Conversion Equipment -- Appendices: 848 c.c. Mini Specification -- Mini Cooper Specification -- Riley Elf and Hornet Specification -- Torque Wrench Settings.
Signature/Marks and Type
New Zealand National Library Ink Stamp
Withdrawn Ink Stamp
629.28 / A 254334 Pencil
Physical description
104 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Rev. ed.
Record level
Credit line
J. H. Haynes. Jan 1964. Mini Tuning Manual, PUB-2021-102. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).


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