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  1. R56 CooperD turbo troubles

    General Discussion
    Hey all, I've had a 2008 R56 Cooper D for just over a year now and have non stop issues with the turbo. Ever since i bought it i would notice a loud fan noise coming from the engine bay after stopping, assuming it was the turbo, and didnt think much of it. Then one day I was in Mcd's drive...
  2. R56 N16 occasionally pops out of 2nd gear

    MINI Faults & Fixes
    hi all, On the odd occasion I push my little n/a mini hard around a mountain pass or up a hill, it seems to pop out of second gear, both when accelerating or deaccelerating. it never happens at low revs, only above 5500-6000+, and it just pops back into neutral. I'd say its happened a total of...
  3. Limb mode DPF help

    Maintenance & MINI Care
    Hello!! My car has gone back to limb mode. I can get the error cleared or cleaned as before but I have concerns I will be back in the same place in 6 months time. I have done 150,000 would it be worth cleaning the DPF or get a new DPF? Has anyone else had this issue? Please help, thank you xox
  4. Help buying a Mini

    General Discussion
    hello people! my partner really would like a mini and im looking to find her a nice one with in a certain budget. i dont know much about minis which isnt much help for me or you. we are looking at minis that have a sat nav in the middle console but the speedo infront of the steering wheel not...
  5. What is "enhanced bluetooth"

    General Discussion
    Hello! Can anyone help me because I have Googled and Googled and searched this site but I can't find the answer. I've just bought a 2012 JCW from Mini which says it comes with "enhanced" bluetooth. When I bought it, I specifically asked, will this allow me to stream music from Spotify over...