Groan in clutch when pulling away in 1st - MINI Cooper Forum
Go Back   MINI Cooper Forum > All Models & Variants > Welcome New Members


Welcome New Members New members, please introduce yourself here. Tell us a bit about you and your Mini.

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
Looking for feedback on clutch issues ('08 Clubman S) Blue08ClubmanS MINI Clubman 8 Jan 25th, 2014 08:39 AM
Clutch problems??? barneyrubble First Generation MINI Tuning 2 Dec 6th, 2013 10:52 AM
Stubborn Dealership over Clutch Bleed MiniDeLux Second Generation Faults & Fixes 0 Mar 18th, 2013 10:45 AM
What RPM do you start 1st with? thewhitenight000 First Generation MINI Cooper 2 Aug 8th, 2012 06:19 AM

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
  #1 (permalink)  
Old Feb 25th, 2014, 02:39 AM
MINI2 Newbie
Offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 3
Local Time: 02:44 AM
Australia
Australia Groan in clutch when pulling away in 1st

Hi

I have a groan in my clutch when pulling away in first gear - need to take it in and have someone have a look at it.

Any ideas what it is (seems common when googling it) ?

For those in Sydney Australia - any suggestions of honest place to take it for repairs, and how much I can expect to pay.

Its a 2009 Cooper S Camden - 40K Kilometers

Steve
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old Feb 25th, 2014, 06:04 AM
heathwebbo's Avatar
MINI2 Regular
Online
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: Burton on Trent
Posts: 217
Local Time: 03:44 PM
United Kingdom Male
I am not sure if its the same on the later models but the R50/R53 models are known for it they call it the chewbacca groan & its nothing to worry about (apart from the noise) but hopefully someone with knowledge on your model will confirm its the same thing
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply
Tags: , ,



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
Looking for feedback on clutch issues ('08 Clubman S) Blue08ClubmanS MINI Clubman 8 Jan 25th, 2014 08:39 AM
Clutch problems??? barneyrubble First Generation MINI Tuning 2 Dec 6th, 2013 10:52 AM
Stubborn Dealership over Clutch Bleed MiniDeLux Second Generation Faults & Fixes 0 Mar 18th, 2013 10:45 AM
What RPM do you start 1st with? thewhitenight000 First Generation MINI Cooper 2 Aug 8th, 2012 06:19 AM

» Recent Threads
2015 Countryman
Yesterday 09:15 PM
Last post by Canadianboy95
Today 02:32 PM
2 Replies, 180 Views
How can I remove the bonnet lining?
Today 12:26 PM
by gnjames
Last post by The Nun
Today 01:45 PM
1 Replies, 59 Views
The Importance of Winter Wiper Blades and Glass Treatment
Today 12:32 PM
by CARiD
Last post by CARiD
Today 12:32 PM
0 Replies, 51 Views
mini one 2008 cigarette lighter fuse?!
Today 12:12 PM
Last post by lucyebbs
Today 12:12 PM
0 Replies, 57 Views
Thinking about another Mini
Today 11:56 AM
by ZR 900
Last post by ZR 900
Today 11:56 AM
0 Replies, 73 Views
bolt on bhp
Yesterday 04:08 PM
Last post by james essex
Today 11:49 AM
3 Replies, 256 Views
Advice on labour charge for fast fix....
Today 10:48 AM
Last post by peteski2014
Today 11:42 AM
2 Replies, 100 Views
Thinking about buying a 09 Mini Cooper S
Today 05:16 AM
by JNH2358
Last post by JNH2358
Today 05:16 AM
0 Replies, 136 Views
Issue with mini 2005 convertible roof
Oct 29th, 2014 03:16 PM
by boppu
Last post by burnstar
Today 05:12 AM
5 Replies, 434 Views
F56 how to get constant power from passenger side fuse box
Today 12:18 AM
Last post by skylight555
Today 12:18 AM
0 Replies, 145 Views
IMPORTANT. Have you had a power steering pump failure? Please vote YES or NO!!!
Jan 22nd, 2004 11:45 AM
by waynef
Last post by jowev
Yesterday 10:28 PM
1,112 Replies, 337,819 Views
What type of person drives a MCS
Oct 27th, 2006 02:14 PM
by popey
Last post by drmdtsap
Yesterday 08:38 PM
81 Replies, 4,249 Views
Fitting a Bugaboo in a Mini Cooper 2011
Yesterday 02:37 PM
Last post by nidawaseem
Yesterday 02:37 PM
0 Replies, 198 Views
New comer with some questions..
Oct 29th, 2014 01:31 AM
by mcoop
Last post by davidscott
Yesterday 11:47 AM
3 Replies, 416 Views
H7r vs factory xenon
Yesterday 10:59 AM
by Nickgo
Last post by Nickgo
Yesterday 10:59 AM
0 Replies, 161 Views
Central locking problem Locks then unlocks straight away
Oct 29th, 2014 02:45 PM
by Skitos
Last post by heathwebbo
Yesterday 07:12 AM
2 Replies, 278 Views
No power under 4000 rpm and hard start
Oct 29th, 2014 10:39 PM
Last post by burnstar
Yesterday 06:59 AM
1 Replies, 276 Views
Winter Tire Recommendation
Oct 29th, 2014 12:21 AM
by Jason04
Last post by cristo
Oct 29th, 2014 07:58 PM
1 Replies, 414 Views
loss of radio reception
Oct 28th, 2014 07:00 PM
by k3fus
Last post by k3fus
Oct 29th, 2014 07:43 PM
2 Replies, 402 Views
How do you actually know if you have heated wing mirrors?
Oct 14th, 2014 12:32 PM
Last post by mj2k
Oct 29th, 2014 07:39 PM
6 Replies, 790 Views
» Premium
» Auto Insurance
Wheel & Tire Center

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.1

All times are GMT. The time now is 03:44 PM.



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