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Top 10 Things MINI Cooper Owners Should Know

by Brian England on Tue, Sep 29, 2015

Over the past few years we have written many blog posts on the MINI Cooper.  If you are familiar with our auto repair center, you may know that when we first opened our auto shop back in 1978, we focused on servicing British and American cars -- hence the name, British American Auto Care.  Since that time we've expanded to cover most vehicles on the road today, but we still hold a special spot in our hearts for the cars with British origins like the MINI. 

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Topics: Mini, preventive maintenance, car repairs, Mini Cooper

Drive a Mini Cooper, Audi or BMW? Beware of Low Engine Oil Levels.

by Brian England on Tue, Aug 26, 2014


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Topics: Mini, Audi, BMW, low oil level, check the oil, how to

Why is my Mini Cooper Making a Rattling Noise?

by Brian England on Thu, Apr 24, 2014

When it comes to rattling noises, we’ve gotten a few questions and comments from Mini Cooper owners like these:

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Topics: Mini, Mini Cooper, replacement, timing chain, Rattling, Noise, Mini making a rattling noise

Mini Cooper - 10 Quick Facts

by Brian England on Thu, Feb 06, 2014

We've been doing quite a few Mini Cooper blogs lately, so let's keep the fun rolling.... Here are a few Mini Cooper facts you may not know.

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Topics: Mini, Mini Cooper, 2014, new car features

7 Common Repair Problems Mini Cooper Owners Face

by Brian England on Mon, Feb 03, 2014

Mini Coopers can be great fun to drive, but sometimes problems do crop up.  This covers the seven most common problems we run across in servicing Mini Coopers.

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Topics: Mini, Mini Cooper, transmission, water pump, radiator support, VVT, power steering pump, clutch, variable valve timing, thermostat, timing chains, problems, issues

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