Fan coming on when engine cold and staying on after engine turned off - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > MINI Technical Forums > MINI Faults & Fixes > Second Generation Faults & Fixes


Second Generation Faults & Fixes MINI faults and fixes Late 2006 - Present

Mini2.com is the premier Mini Cooper Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Aug 26th, 2014, 10:08 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 1
Local Time: 09:37 PM
Fan coming on when engine cold and staying on after engine turned off

I have 2007 Cooper and I have had problem today with fan coming on when I start engine even from cold, and staying on for few minutes after engine turned off. First journey around 6 miles after car had been idle all day, then only went 4.5 miles and this happened again tonight. Heater has not worked over last couple of days either. Any ideas
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Aug 28th, 2014, 11:08 PM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 4
Local Time: 06:37 AM
Australia
We are having the exact same problem with out 2010 Mini Cooper, apparently this is a common issue around the 50-60k mark.

Our mechanic has told us it is due to a failing Coolant Temperature Sensor which is in a Thermostat Housing.

I am going to have it out with BMW Mini today as it is only a year out of warranty and apparently in the USA all Minis were recalled to address this issue.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old Aug 29th, 2014, 04:40 AM
BlueBeastie's Avatar
MINI2 Senior
Offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 438
Local Time: 10:37 PM
South Africa Male
I had the same problem, it turned out to be a faulty sensor that was replaced under motorplan.
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

» Recent Threads
engine fan on more frequently
Oct 16th, 2014 01:46 PM
Last post by stewarth
Today 07:27 PM
3 Replies, 522 Views
Cooper S judders when idle...
Jul 17th, 2010 04:53 PM
by ben_uk
Last post by Restyle
Today 06:18 PM
6 Replies, 999 Views
R56 Aux input volume???????
Oct 20th, 2014 04:00 PM
Last post by Dermottdog
Today 06:00 PM
4 Replies, 462 Views
Start/Stop engine button illuminated when car is locked
Oct 21st, 2014 08:07 PM
Last post by The Nun
Today 05:03 PM
6 Replies, 352 Views
Wheel arch - advice please :)
Yesterday 10:08 PM
Last post by The Nun
Today 05:00 PM
2 Replies, 140 Views
No spray on windshield wiper
Oct 19th, 2014 08:54 PM
by mom7x
Last post by CCroker
Today 01:57 PM
2 Replies, 349 Views
Will I get jipped?
Oct 21st, 2014 11:14 PM
Last post by CCroker
Today 01:52 PM
3 Replies, 292 Views
Rear wiper motor stem problem
Oct 18th, 2014 09:57 AM
Last post by ihughes
Today 01:34 PM
4 Replies, 504 Views
2010 Cooper S
Today 01:13 PM
Last post by mike_1979
Today 01:13 PM
0 Replies, 112 Views
Lights on warning not working
Oct 21st, 2014 11:42 AM
by S2dicky
Last post by tomf
Today 11:39 AM
3 Replies, 347 Views
2001 Mini Cooper - heater not working
Yesterday 08:41 AM
by TreezaB
Last post by TreezaB
Today 07:48 AM
2 Replies, 268 Views
$95 @ Willow Springs Streets of Willow November 15-16 2014
Today 01:37 AM
by harvie
Last post by harvie
Today 01:37 AM
0 Replies, 125 Views
Mini Clubman Barn Doors Won't Lock
Yesterday 03:51 AM
Last post by WeeBad
Today 12:48 AM
1 Replies, 273 Views
PAS Fluid Leak HELP!!
Oct 15th, 2014 07:16 PM
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 10:59 PM
7 Replies, 665 Views
Problem after problem!! Help please!!
Yesterday 08:32 PM
Last post by mab01uk
Yesterday 10:50 PM
1 Replies, 398 Views
The new MINI voted "Classic of the Future"
Yesterday 07:08 PM
by mab01uk
Last post by Caveman
Yesterday 09:04 PM
1 Replies, 167 Views
Power Steering - not gone but acting up
Yesterday 02:23 PM
Last post by Caveman
Yesterday 09:01 PM
2 Replies, 222 Views
Bonnet gap bigger on one side
Oct 15th, 2014 05:28 PM
Last post by chris0074
Yesterday 08:42 PM
10 Replies, 1,007 Views
Fuel Consumption in Mini Cooper D 2014
Oct 21st, 2014 08:09 PM
Last post by chris0074
Yesterday 08:41 PM
7 Replies, 338 Views
MINI Customer Support - Spec list via VIN number
Yesterday 02:46 PM
Last post by chris0074
Yesterday 08:31 PM
5 Replies, 237 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:37 PM.



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