2008 Mini Cooper S Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Mini Cooper S
2008 Mini Cooper S Problems
There are reports of premature clutch wear on cars equipped with manual transmissions. Clutch replacement on these vehicles can be quite costly.
The solution was that BMW replaced the manifold, throttle body and valve to the tune of 600euro ($850) on a car that is only 4 years old! I am writing to BMW, because this is a defect!!
2008 Mini Cooper S Questions
I'm in the process of buying a 2008 Mini Cooper S with 42,300 or so miles on it. I had a safety check done at a very good garage. I really don't like the local Mini Dealership. And since I'm hearing nightmare stories about timing chains and turbos going. I'm thinking I need some p...
the a/c doesn't come on checked the pressure it's good hooked up a scan tool and then u can control the system with the scan tool then it says it has a malfunction in the system control where i am in the caribbean there isn't a dealer need to get as much info as possible.It also says ...
2008 Mini Cooper S Recalls
The electrical circuit board in the auxiliary water pump can malfunction and overheat. The circuit board may smolder, which could result in a fire. Dealers will replace the auxiliary water pump to correct this concern.
The tailpipe extension protrudes slightly past the rear bumper. Inadvertent contact with the tailpipe extension could occur. If the extension were hot, a burn could result. Dealers will replace the tailpipe extension with a shorter one to correct this issue. This recall is expected to begin during January of 2009.