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  1. First Generation Faults & Fixes
    Recently bought an 2001 one. 100k on the clock but it’s been ruining fairly well for a month. last weekend on the way back from a lengthy run I couldn’t get it into first gear, eventually managed after turning the motor off and since then it’s been ok, little stiff getting into first and second...
  2. First Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hi to all, this is my first post on here and hope someone can point me in the right direction. My wife has a 2002 1600 cooper. She has only had it a few months and everything seemed to be going well with it until the other day. She got about a mile from home and then at traffic lights found...
  3. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hi there, Bought this car yesterday and last night/this morning the clutch has started making a strange noise when taking off in first gear and reverse. Sounds like a chair briefly being dragged across a wooden floor. Seems to be happening only 1/5 times in first gear at biting point. Very...
  4. Maintenance & MINI Care
    Hey all, Quick issue with my mini. It’s a 2009 clubman s with the n14. My clutch, when I press on it, goes about halfway, and then makes a clicking feeling as well as a small air releasing noise. Then, it travels the rest of the distance and the clutch fully engages. It does not do this...
  5. Third Generation MINI Cooper S
    Hi I have a MINI 5-Door Hatch Cooper S bought from new July 2019 which recently had a drive train failure message appear. Upon dealer inspection they fed back - "Upon removal we have found that the clutch material of the friction plate has worn down to the rivets requiring replacement, this...
  6. MINI One
    Hi everyone, I’ve got a 2002 mini with 97k miles on the clock. It had a new clutch two years ago, but the past few days the gears are slipping. It has slipped out of first gear several times, and sometimes it feels like it takes forever to engage, with a lack of power. When I try to...
  7. Maintenance & MINI Care
    Been trying to figure out what's wrong with my clutch for a month now. Can't find anything online about it and with my limited knowledge about transmissions I'm at a loss. So basically symptoms are: clutch grinds when put in second gear only happens when downshifting, never happens from 1 to 2...
  8. Second Generation MINI Cooper S
    Since day one of purchase of the beloved R56S the stiffness and hardness to press the clutch pedal was always strange. After the passing of the years, its beginning to become a thing to take in mind of and wish that it could be softer. So i had to ask here if anyone has ever though of this, and...
  9. MINI Engine & Drivetrain Tuning
    Hi everyone, long time lurker but first time posting! Apologies for the essay in advance but it helps me if I paint the full picture. Had my R53 for a few years now with quite a good spec of upgraded parts fitted to it. 550cc injectors GTT intercooler Kavs 17% pulley Piper cam Janspeed...
  10. Third Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hi everyone, I’ve purchased a 2016 manual Mini Cooper with around 30k miles just a few weeks ago. The car is really fun to drive and all that, but I’m a bit worried about a sound it makes when I disengage the clutch and switch from 1st to 2nd gear or 2nd to 3rd gear. It does sound like a disc...
  11. Second Generation MINI One
    Hi - I have recently purchased my first car, a Mini One (6-Gear 1.4) and I’m having trouble already with the clutch, specifically with getting into 2nd gear. Unless I manage to hit a real sweet spot when going into 2nd gear, the gear rejects and crunches leaving me to have to fight with it...
  12. Second Generation MINI Cooper S
    the clutch pedal on my 2012 r56 Cooper s is solid. There is a little bit of pedal travel. But when it should start to disengage the clutch. I have a solid pedal. The car was shifting normally. While it was working. Also the clutch pedal was making a clicking sound when it was fully depressed...
  13. MINI Faults & Fixes
    Hi I have a mini 2003 non s...the car has developed a ticking noise while driving, when the clutch is pressed it disappears and does not make a sound when sitting in neutral and revving. It seems to speed up and down when accelerating. I understand these gear boxes are not that great and was...
  14. MINI Cooper S
    I have a mini for sale or if you want parts lmk Basically brand new clutch not even 100 miles car was basically totaled I’m trying to sell it as is but offers are welcomed new mini rims and tires , timing chain and more it’s been sitting for a few months now and I need to get rid of it ASAP
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