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  1. Crankshaft pulley disaster

    Second Generation MINI Cooper
    Hi all, I replaced the engine in my 2007 r56 about 3 months ago - all seemed well until yesterday. The friction wheel that drives the water pump from the belt has failed. When I say failed, I mean it snapped off. This in turn jammed the crankshaft pulley, sheering it from its mount on the...
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