MORNING ALL NEW HERE
great site, have picked up a few tips already
but i have a small problem with my trusted mini
its a 2006 cooper s cab and altho it has been trouble free for years . out of the blue it just stopped while on tickover.
i restarted it and altho it did start it just as before stopped instantly
if i start it and give it some light throttle it will rev up great and drive great ,but the moment the throttle is not pressed it dies
i have had the throttle body off and all is well there, same with the bypass valve, . i have also removed the intercooler and looked for any signs of where air could leak in, all is well. with engine running ,,,foot on gas ,,, i have sprayed carb cleaner around throttle body ,bypass valve and around the intercooler to see if any of the vapour got sucked in by an air leak and race the engine a little, but no such look so feel sure this is not an air leak problem,,also have removed map sensor on intake and cleaned but not able to test.
thinking some one on here might have had similar problem and could give me an idea of what this problem may be