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  1. Maintenance & MINI Care
    Hello, Recently my 07 mini one (50k miles) will completely stall when idling after the engine is warm (usually after about 20 min run on the motorway). I have not noticed any change in power or strange noises but as soon as I lift off the accelerator and the revs fall below 1k it quickly sinks...
  2. Second Generation MINI Cooper S
    Just wanted to get some opinions on a fault that has developed on my 2009 R56 Cooper S with 140k kms. I've owned it for a year and it has been very reliable but a couple of weeks ago it started to develop a fault, The car starts first touch from cold and idles/drives fine but after its been...
  3. First Generation Faults & Fixes
    2006 R53 Cooper s when starting in the morning it doesn't start first time, the engine cranks but it won't start however it starts immediately on second attempt, this doesn't happen any time other than the first time its driven in the day. I can go back to the car 6 hours after driving it and...
  4. MINI Faults & Fixes
    Let me describe in detail how the car drives since this issue began. Start up the car and everything seems perfectly normal. Pull out of the driveway and start driving in 1st and 2nd gear, everything seems normal. Once it warms up just a little bit, and especially once I take it above 2nd gear...
  5. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    Hi everyone, I've got a story for you. I bought a cheap 2009 70k mile/113k km automatic Justa that had previously been overheated and developed a persistent misfire in #2 but still had good compression. Head was pulled and found to have a dropped valve seat along with a displaced rocker (popped...
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