Mini Cooper Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 20, 2016

The air bags mounted in the sides of the front seats may not deploy when needed in an accident due to a failure of the igniters within the air bag assemblies. This would increase risk of occupant injury in a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 30, 2015

The steering gearbox may malfunction due to a manufacturing issue, resulting in a loss of vehicle control.

RepairPal Expert Overview on November 9, 2015

The front passenger seat cushion which contains a sensor that determines if there is an adult sitting in the seat may malfunction, and cause the passenger frontal air bag to be deactivated or activated for use at inappropriate times. This could cause increased risk of injury during a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 15, 2015

The power steering system may fail, resulting in extra effort required to steer the vehicle, and possibly increasing the risk of a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 7, 2015

The passenger frontal air bag may not properly deploy in a low speed crash, resulting in possible occupant injury.

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 17, 2015

Certain requirements for vehicle side impact protection were not met when the vehicle was manufactured.  As a result, the rear seat passengers are at risk of injury from a side impact to the vehicle. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 6, 2015

The passenger seat occupant sensor can malfunction, preventing the passenger side front air bag from deploying in a crash.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 26, 2015

The placard on the vehicle indicating the maximum weight capacity that the vehicle can carry is incorrectly labeled. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 23, 2014

Certain vehicles are being recalled because they fail to meet federal government side impact protection standards.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 15, 2014

The transmission may have been programmed erroneously to allow the driver to exit the vehicle when it is not shifted to park. This could allow the vehicle to roll unexpectedly, resulting in injury or an accident.