Mini Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Mini

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Annual Repair Cost
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The annual maintenance cost of a Mini is $897. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common Mini Problems

Mini vehicles have 15 reported problems.The most commonly reported Mini problem is: Clutch May Wear Prematurely
There are reports of premature clutch wear on cars equipped with manual transmissions.  clutch replacement on these v...
There are reports of the electric door locks malfunctioning.

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Group 4
The Mini Reliability Rating is 3.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 27th out of 32 for all car brands. This rating is based on an average across 345 unique models. The average annual repair cost for a Mini is $897, which means it has average ownership costs. The other factors that contribute to Mini reliability include an average of 0.9 visits to a repair shop per year and a 8% probability of a repair being severe.

Mini Reviews

Mini vehicles rate highest in Body and needs improvement in Heating
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Most Common Mini Questions

There are 389 related questions for Mini vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked Mini questions.
Spark plugs were replaced because the check code said sparks..light came back. what could it be? could it a coil.
Where is the transmission control module located on a 2004 mini cooper base automatic transmission? do you have a dia...
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