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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. Second Generation Faults & Fixes
    So in January I bought a 2007 Mini R56 with the N12 and auto trans from an auction for my fiancé. I buy from auctions a lot without troubles. This has been the only thing to haunt me so far. It needed a timing by chain and I wasn’t worried about it. All that was fixed. She drove it some. But it...
  4. 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...
  5. Maintenance & MINI Care
    Hi, My new mini one (2010) drives really well apart from two incidents where I think I stalled and wasn't able to restart it. Both times I think I went into first gear from second too early when coming into a car park and the engine cut off (without jolting), and then when I tried to restart the...
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