Friday DIY is back this week with official instructions for an accessory most probably don’t know exists.

So you’ve got an R50/R53 MINI and the need for less sun. Maybe it’s a child, maybe it’s a hatred of the sun. We’re not here to judge. But we are here to show you how to install the thing using the official MINI PDF.

The Sun Guard is comes with tinted plastic that fully covers both rear windows and the hatch. It’s meant to reduce temperatures and glare.

[ Sun Guard ] Official MINI PDF