Looking to buy a used mini... - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > All Models & Variants > General Discussion


General Discussion Use this forum to discuss MINI topics which are not related to other forums. Posts may be moved from here to alternative forums by the moderators without notice

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mini HQ - Terrible ethics for the customer. jobforacowgirl Dealership Feedback 11 May 22nd, 2014 06:36 AM
Brooklands Mini Day Sunday, March 24, 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 11 Apr 5th, 2013 07:11 PM
Mini Australia service chilld Dealership Feedback 4 Sep 4th, 2012 06:29 AM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Feb 5th, 2014, 08:03 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Posts: 1
Local Time: 08:25 AM
United States
Looking to buy a used mini...

Hello, I am a new member to the forum but I have been lurking for quite some time. I have been shopping for a used Mini and have recently come across a 2007 Mini S with 79,xxx miles for $7000 OBO. I will be looking at it sometime this week and I wanted to get some opinions on the top things I should look out for when test driving a new Mini? Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Feb 6th, 2014, 12:32 AM
Caveman's Avatar
MINI2 Master
Offline
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Stone Age
Posts: 2,204
Local Time: 04:25 PM
Estonia Male View Caveman's Classified Ads
Lots of problems with the N14 engine ... timing chain tensioner and carbon build-up (coking) of intake valves.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mini HQ - Terrible ethics for the customer. jobforacowgirl Dealership Feedback 11 May 22nd, 2014 06:36 AM
Brooklands Mini Day Sunday, March 24, 2013 mab01uk Mini Events 11 Apr 5th, 2013 07:11 PM
Mini Australia service chilld Dealership Feedback 4 Sep 4th, 2012 06:29 AM

» Recent Threads
2002 R50 cooper metallic noise at anything over idle
Today 12:34 PM
Last post by Gonewest
Today 12:34 PM
0 Replies, 21 Views
Help please: Humpback bridge whoops steering odd and EML light
Yesterday 04:39 PM
Last post by The Nun
Today 12:09 PM
1 Replies, 133 Views
Wanted: ride in a NRF shod R56 Cooper S
Today 11:35 AM
by Farms
Last post by Farms
Today 11:35 AM
0 Replies, 42 Views
Anyone know what this knob does?
Yesterday 12:19 PM
Last post by Dermottdog
Today 10:18 AM
7 Replies, 277 Views
Cooper S headlight removal
Today 09:43 AM
Last post by Milpol
Today 09:55 AM
1 Replies, 67 Views
Boot won't open manually
May 12th, 2014 07:55 PM
Last post by SSHampton
Today 09:06 AM
9 Replies, 1,416 Views
New Owner with a Question.
Dec 18th, 2014 01:44 AM
Last post by robbo mcs
Today 09:05 AM
1 Replies, 258 Views
How best to sell Mini
Dec 13th, 2014 01:00 PM
Last post by UtilityGuy
Today 01:04 AM
4 Replies, 648 Views
Light loose steering then EML light. Possible hump back bridge issue
Yesterday 04:44 PM
Last post by Davenegus
Yesterday 04:44 PM
0 Replies, 144 Views
R56 MCS JCW cooling system problem?
Nov 15th, 2014 05:11 AM
Last post by Richard of the Hills
Yesterday 12:00 PM
1 Replies, 522 Views
How much do you pay in insurance?
Jul 24th, 2010 04:01 PM
Last post by whaap
Yesterday 11:56 AM
89 Replies, 35,004 Views
Airbag resistor value: 3.9 Ohms ? For sure ?
Nov 21st, 2003 09:18 PM
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 10:07 AM
4 Replies, 1,962 Views
Missing Functions
Dec 19th, 2014 12:57 AM
Last post by SteveB00
Yesterday 09:43 AM
9 Replies, 357 Views
Key button Door Unlock
Dec 19th, 2014 06:48 PM
Last post by heathwebbo
Yesterday 08:13 AM
1 Replies, 169 Views
engine will not start properly
Aug 12th, 2014 03:37 PM
by genik
Last post by genik
Yesterday 06:13 AM
5 Replies, 973 Views
mini cooper 2007 won't start
Yesterday 02:19 AM
by mc4400
Last post by mc4400
Yesterday 02:19 AM
0 Replies, 181 Views
No power under 4000 rpm and hard start
Oct 29th, 2014 11:39 PM
Last post by scrappyloz
Yesterday 01:41 AM
4 Replies, 787 Views
Cooper D DSC light and engine light
Dec 19th, 2014 11:56 PM
by hyvrid
Last post by hyvrid
Dec 19th, 2014 11:56 PM
0 Replies, 141 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 02:25 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2