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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Apr 19th, 2014, 08:26 AM Thread Starter
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auto gearbox fault

I have just bought a 2004 mini one auto when driving it feels like a manual car with the clutch slipping and sometimes over 50 mph it drops down to 5th gear

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Sounds fairly normal for a CVT type automatic......they feel different to a conventional automatic as is now fitted in later Mini's.
Lots more CVT information on Mini2 here:
First Generation CVT & Automatic - MINI Cooper Forum

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