The clutch on my R56 is worn, it slips when I accelerate full throttle in 3rd gear or higher, and occasionally makes a growl noise when moving off from stationary. I have done 80,000km on this clutch and I think (reading back through the service papers that came with it when I bought...
Number is W10B16
My Gearbox I think is a is a Getrag GS5-52BG.
My wife’s mini failed on the highway 7 weeks ago. I got it home, and there was no drive when you let the clutch pedal out.
Apparently, there were no loud noises when it failed, just let the clutch...