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John Cooper Works 2007

Hello my name is Robert and I reside in Cali.

I recently purchased a 2007 Mini Cooper JCW edition. Love the car but I have a small dilemma and I want to see who can help me. I know everyone has heard about the coolant leak (tank inflation). I been researching a lot and I add the right amount of anti-freeze but I'm not sure what brand to use. But anyways I add the amount and I could drive for the whole day but once I park my mini I hear something bubbling and as i open the hood is the coolant bubbling to the tip top and it starts to leak from the sides of the cap.

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Some similar problems here.....try a new pressure cap first as cheap and easy:-

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Originally Posted by rgarcia14 View Post
I recently purchased a 2007 Mini Cooper JCW edition.
2nd Gen JCW models were introduced until the 2009 model year ... unless you have a 2007 Cooper S with a JCW Tuning Kit.

Please verify what year and model you have ...

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