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.
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There are reports of the electric door locks malfunctioning.
Failure of the automatic transmission is common. Even though the automatic transmission is advertised as "sealed for life," our technicians recommend the automatic transmission fluid be replaced every 30,000 miles with only the approved Mini/BMW fluid. Our technicians recommend thorough troubleshooting before replacing the transmission because programming procedures can affect how the transmission shifts and there is a special procedure to ref...
2005 Mini Cooper Questions and Answers
Drivers door cannot be opened from inside. You can only open door from the outside, when the window is rolled down.
Could the door latch cable come off track?
Car needs new seal, new valves, new value seat, new thermostate, and an oil change - Is $1300 too much?
Hi,I had the power steering pump and the cooling fan replaced 2 months ago ,because the fan wouldn't stop working and it would drain the batttery ,then a month later I had the battery replaced...
1.5L Bad exhaust valve. 150 PSI on #1-3, #4 90psi. Leak down test exhaust side. customer has only ran 87 octane. Needs 91.
Is there any more labor for pulling cam? Thanks
also it may be the immobilzer going bad car wont start when i press down the clutch.