So I just purchased a manual Cooper S R56 2010 with only 28,000km on the clock. Mileage was verified and overall state of the car is coherent. Went for a oil and oil filter as well as air filter change as soon as I got the car.
Starts like a charm even when cold
Hi my 2011 mini one has been making a chugging noise, had a mechanic look at it and was advised i needed a new thermostat and Fan belt, haven’t got back to me with a price yet. Does anyone know roughly how much I’m looking at paying
New Mini Cooper owner here
59 plate (2010) R56 (I think)
I love my car but currently I am having issues and want to learn a little bit more about how to look after my car, detect early issues, anything I can do to improve my car and anything else you all suggest.
I bought my car...
My thermostat housing has failed on my 2012 Coupe S (R58) and need to replace asap since it's my daily.
The only part I can find with quick delivery is the housing with the straight temperature sensor (i.e. Mini Cooper Thermostat Housing Oem Gen2 R55-r61 Non-s To 02/2013 S To 2010) instead of...
Hi, new to the forum and MINI ownership.
I've owned a 2006 R50 for just over a month and recently had an overheating issue.
It started out with the fan overrunning after turning the car off but the temp gauge didn't go up. This happened for a couple of days without any sign of the temp going...
Having time on my hands due to Corona virus I decided to repair the leak on my wifes 2011 mini countryman (one). It looked to be coming from the much discussed thermostat housing so decided to replace it. On doing so I cracked the plastic pipe going to the water pump. This is amazingly...