Rather than being willing to assist with the cost of the repairs, which Mini does on a case by case basis here is the response I received: 1. Vehicle repair costs may vary from vehicle to vehicle. Cannot be combined with any other discount or coupon. For the same trim to fit the 2009-2015 Mini Cooper Convertible, see. Thank you again for your generosity and the great variety of merchandise you sent. I was very happy to have won the stubby antenna! If the soft top does not fit your car perfectly or you arent satisfied with the quality of the fabric, we will either replace the item or refund the purchase price.
Actual repair costs will vary based upon labor rates, time required for repair, actual parts used, your vehicle condition or other circumstances pertinent to your particular repair job. Otherwise it's easy to trap the wires where they shouldn't be trapped. A fitting end to an awesome summer. Our car was one month too old to participate when the trans began to malfunction. This is the chrome trim that goes along the rear base of the convertible top with the attached rubber trim that deteriorates over time. Fingers crossed and if it does not I will return and get the front seal and roof done. Well, when my car was done there was a chat with the mechanic and he told me my trans was failing, it could break at any time and said he would not drive it as it is.
For the same trim to fit the 2009-2015 Mini Cooper Convertible, see. Cheers Bill Bill Frizzle Aaron Cornaby is the man! Mini has a one-month backorder on replacements so the vehicle was off the road for weeks. Repair Cost Estimator is to be used for informational purposes only and is only intended to serve as a general guide. I have no use for Mini right now and because of the attitude, not the car I love my car , I would never buy another one. Took in for service both times.
Apparently the control is within the fan so the entire fan has to be replaced. Kept updated during my wait and regularly offered tea and coffee. The brake wear light should have illuminated prior to such severe wear! I opted to get the seal only done as this was also broken. They lied every year we went in. Each trim requires one screw - 2 total for both sides. Because I bought the car at CarMax used I am not considered a 'preferred' owner of the vehicle. I've played with the sunroof and door weather stripping but so far to no avail.
But make sure you get a warranty of some kind from the salvage yard. Previously non-functioning roof now fully opens and I have option to return for further associated repairs to be carried out at a later date. I've owned the car for just about 3 years and have had an occasional issue with very harsh downshifts from the Steptronic trans, so I mentioned it on check in. Thank you Cayman Auto Services! They gave me a good feeling of a very experienced business, with good business sense and a refreshing approach to dealing with my initial complaint during their holiday period. Using patterns created by experienced craftsmen, all of our items are manufactured from factory original materials to ensure both stylish construction and a perfect fit.
Js08016 answered 2 years ago Definitely on a diagnosis like this, get a second opinion. I have to buy from a Mini Dealer to be considered a 'preferred' owner? I just bought the car in 2011 and I am being blamed for no maintenance since 2008. If your Mini Cooper top is no longer in the pristine shape it once was, you will be thrilled with the quality of our replacement tops for Mini Coopers. This is a common failure. Wow the ego those German Engineers have about their cars 2.
I wrote Mini North America about this problem and mentioned that there are a lot of complaints in the forums about the 2005-2007 models having this very problem of the cable snapping on the convertible tops. . Drivers door had 5mm dia size paint bubble due to imperfection from new, never increased in size over 9 years. I can't say enough good things about him, or his staff. Car has 65k and I only drive it 2-3000 miles per year. Front brake pad worn to metal, the Brake Wear light never illuminated! Your generous donation of merchandise helped make this possible. Always consult a certified automotive mechanic before making important automotive repair and service decisions.
Job on Audi A4 convertible completed quickly. Otherwise it's easy to trap the wires where they shouldn't be trapped. The harsh environment of the engine compartment caused it to crack along this seam. You also have the option of installing a used transmission. I did a triple flush of the fluid and that corrected the problem.
The vehicle is punishing in almost every area of driving. Use our Approved Auto Repair Facility Locator to locate service shops and mechanics near you. No hesitation in recommending their service. Select Right or Left Side. Estimated pricing is based on the estimated time for the repair, the estimated range of labor rates based on the region in which the repair will take place, and the estimated range of price of the base parts needed for the repair. Took it to the dealer for replacement.
For the same trim to fit the 2009-2015 Mini Cooper Convertible, see. I had to do this on my previous 2003 Mini as well. There are no maintenance records on the vehicle since 2008. Check Customers' comments Received my order today Fri Mar 5, as usual excellent service with an excellent product,liked the idea that you guys sold the grill as a 2 piece rather than having to order two seperate pieces,like some of the other suppliers, will be dealing with you again in the future. For other convertible top replacement parts, see. Otherwise it's easy to trap the wires where they shouldn't be trapped.