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  1. New to Mini need help! LIMP mode

    Second Generation MINI Cooper S
    I just got a 2011 Mini S it ran great for about a month and suddenly I keep getting an odd “rattle almost metallic” noise and suddenly the car will put its self into limp mode “1/2 engine light” I have a check engine light and my code reader says it’s the down 02 sensor needing replaced. I have...
  2. R56 Blue Smoke on De Acceleration?

    MINI Faults & Fixes
    Hey Guys/Gals, R56 with 75K miles , replacement turbo on✔️ Valve steam seals ✔️ DeCoke✔️ After the car is upto Temp when it decelerates it will puff out blue smoke, or after heavy turning as i come back onto a straight it will puff smoke. No smoke on Start up or under Acceleration! (Blue...
  3. R56 Cooper S - Looses oil and smoke after idle

    MINI Cooper S
    Hi All, I have a 2012 R56 Cooper S, with 180K kms on it. The car uses oil like crazy, I have to add oil every week or two, and I have noticed that white smoke comes out of the exhaust, when pulling off from a traffic light, when the engine is hot... If the engine is cold, there is no smoke...
  4. Blue Smoke From R56 Cooper S

    Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hi my mini cooper s r56 is puffing out blue smokes when i rev the car. The cars been modified and as done 93,000k. What should i do and what could it be ???? Turbo ?? Head ??? Ive attached a video so some of you guys can give me some opinions ? Its intermitent at the moment but want it sorting...