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8.0

pretty bad
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
5,000 miles

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2011 Mini Cooper Countryman brakes problems

brakes problem

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2011 Mini Cooper Countryman Owner Comments

problem #1

Apr 192011

Cooper Countryman

  • 5,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2011 MINICooper countryman. The contact stated that the vehicle had a loss of power and the contact had to apply force to the accelerator pedal to no avail on numerous occasions. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer who had the vehicle for six weeks and was not able to repair the vehicle. The authorized dealer replaced the water pump, fuel filter four sets of brakes, three batteries, ignition coils, wiring and the computer but the failures recurred. The contact had the vehicle taken to an independent mechanic who diagnosed that the thermostat housing twice, core and new battery needed to be replaced plus the computer software was updated. The independent mechanic stated that there was a false reading from the computer. The contact stated after the vehicle was repaired it had continued to jerk violently while in drive or reverse intermittently. The vehicle has not been repaired. The odometer was fluctuating and not reading properly. The vehicle had continued to jerk violently, decelerated without warning and the brakes made a loud noise intermittently. The contact had the vehicle taken back to an indpendent mechanic for further inspection and diagnosis. The VIN was not available. The manufacturer was notified of the failure several times to no avail. The approximate failure mileage was 5,000.

- Irvine, CA, USA

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