2004 Mini Cooper S Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Mini Cooper S

No_car_image
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Get a Repair Estimate For Your 2004 Mini Cooper S
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more

2004 Mini Cooper S Problems

Clutch May Wear Prematurely

There are reports of premature clutch wear on cars equipped with manual transmissions.  Clutch replacement on these vehicles can be quite costly.

Electric Power Steering Pump May Fail

Minis have an electric power steering pump that is prone to failure. When replacing the pump, our technicians advise inspecting the cooling fan because it is often the cause of the failure of the pump.

See More Problems (2)

2004 Mini Cooper S Questions

Clutch replaced question (1 answer)

Maybe you can help me with. I’ve got the new clutch installed
in my mini and reinstalled the gear box to the engine. Before I put the sub-frame back in I thought I'd test the gear selections and see if my install is correct. I thought If I engaged a gear I should not be able to rotate the fr...

last night,ran great.but this morning nothing,what could it be? (1 answer)

i cked the battery, the keys won't unlock anything doors nor trunk

mini cooper s jammed steering after hit on the back (2 answers)

can the power steering pump be damaged after another car hits you at high velocity on the rear and silencer of a 2004 mini cooper s? thank you.

See More Questions (15)

2004 Mini Cooper S Recalls

Power Steering Fails

The power steering assist may stop functioning either temporarily or permanently. Dealers will inspect the electro-hydraulic power steering system and replace components and wiring as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.

Tire Pressure Monitoring Warning Does Not Work Properly

The tire pressure monitoring system may not sound an audible alarm to the driver when a tire is low in air. Dealers will reprogram vehicle software to actuate the necessary signal free of charge to resolve the concern.

See More Recalls (2)

2004 Mini Cooper S Reviews

Rated
based on 2 customer reviews
Best car ever. expensive to repair but its a bmw. love everything about it
Fun Car at 40K miles the oil pan & valve gasket were leaking like mad $12000 to be repaired at dealer. All dealer services are way too high. wanted $650 to replace front brake pads

See More Reviews (2)