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  1. My Engine is smoking!! Help

    Second Generation MINI Cooper S
    Hi everyone, just wondering if someone could help. So today my mini copper SD started to smoke (only been in the car for around 10mins) stopped the car and notice smoke coming from the right wheel arch. We popped the hood and smoke was coming from the engine. It also smelt like hot oil coming...
  2. 2011 Mini Clubman S White smoke out exhaust

    Second Generation MINI Cooper S
    Just bought a used mini for $4500 and after one day driving it’s already spewing white smoke out the tailpipe. Doesn’t smell sweet and only happens at start up and when first driving. Doesn’t happen after a good long drive. Engine seems to run extremely hot but I have no idea. Air hose from...
  3. Yellow engine light - Intermittent low gear stalling and burning oil out of exhaust

    Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    I brought a used MINI Mini 1.4 (75bhp) First Hatchback 3d 1397cc (2009) about 6 months ago. It has about 75000 mileage. For the last 3 months we have the following symptoms after an oil overfill (I know, it was stupid): - Low gear stalling (normally on first gear but very occasionally at 2nd)...