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  1. Maintenance & MINI Care
    I have a 2016 Hardtop 2-door Mini Cooper and was getting ready to change the oil when I noticed that the manual says I should use BMW Longlife engine oil. Do people actually use BMW oil in their Minis? Where can it be purchased? Would it be a huge mistake to use more common oil that can be...
  2. Welcome New Members
    Hello all. My wife fairly recently bought a 2016 hardtop 2-door Mini Cooper, which is our first time owning a Mini. We currently live in the Seattle, Washington area of the USA. So far we are really enjoying it. Prior to this we have only owned a Ford and a Toyota (and a Kia, briefly, that...
  3. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    R56 N12B16 Cooper with leaking valve stem oil seals. I changed the valve stem oil seals (head on) and changed the timing chain. I used a locking tool on the cams and crankshaft. All marks were aligned correctly. Now fails to catch when starting. Sounds like it's firing on 2 cylinders only...
  4. Is it recommended to use 95 or 98 octane gasoline
  5. Hi I’m new here and thought that this site could help me I have a 2008 clubman and I am experiencing electrical issues. It started as my turning light would not work properly and a few moments, all electrical shut down as I was driving. The car was working though, I just lost everything in the...
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