2007 Mini Cooper Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2007 Mini Cooper
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2007 Mini Cooper ProblemsService Recommend for "Sealed For Life" Transmissions
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 refill the transmission.
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.
There are reports of premature clutch wear on cars equipped with manual transmissions. Clutch replacement on these vehicles can be quite costly.
2007 Mini Cooper QuestionsThe A/C blower only activates at high speed. What could be the problem ? (1 answer)
Brake check engine and Eml light is coming on
2007 Mini Cooper RecallsTire Placard Lists Improper Tire Information
The tire placard may list the improper tire sizes and tire air pressure for the vehicle. Owners will be provided a corrected label to install on their vehicle on their own, or a dealership can help install it free of charge to resolve the concern.