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  1. R57 3 wire mat by pass

    Second Generation MINI Convertible
    Hi guys I own a mini cooper D convertible 2013, i have replaced the original seats and need to buy a passenger seat mat bypass, i have researched all over the internet for this, but it seems very confusing as most on offer doesn't specifically say if is a 2 or 3 wire connector, i just want to...
  2. R57 Roof not going down

    Maintenance & MINI Care
    I have an R57 roof that is not going down. A few months ago the boot mechanism jammed open and would not engage so I replaced it. however, since then the “boot open“ dash light stays on and the warning beep still comes on every time you move off. I mention this because is this a potentially a...
  3. Islandog - Mike, 2012 Mini Cooper (Non S) R57 - Saipan, MP 96950

    Welcome New Members
    Hello everyone, My name is Mike (islandog), I live on a small island out in the middle of the pacific ocean called Saipan (CNMI) its near Guam (about 120 mile North) so you are still probably asking where in the world is that place!!! So If you look north of Australia, and east of the...
  4. R57 - Leaking convertible. Water drips between roof and A-pillars

    Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hi all, I have an R57 which is leaking between the rubber of the roof and either end of the windscreen (A-pillars). This means that the floor of both the drivers side and the passengers side becomes wet when it rains. Here is a picture of the rubber from which drops slowly fall down into the...