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Address: 27972 Forbes Rd.
Unit F&G
Laguna Niguel, CA
92677
Country: USA
Phone: 949.364.0954
Fax: 949.364.5767
Email: info@da-imports.com

MINI COOPER Recommended Scheduled Maintenance

To use this table, first find the year of your vehicle and find the corresponding mileage. Then, to the right of the mileage you will see what service is necessary, clicking on the name of the service will give you a description of each service. All mileages are approximate.

 

Model year 2002
& newer
Service
needed
15,000 Oil Service
30,000 Inspection I
45,000 Oil Service
60,000 Inspection II
75,000 Oil Service
90,000 Inspection I
105,000 Oil Service
120,000 Inspection II
135,000 Oil Service
150,000 Inspection I
165,000 Oil Service
180,000 Inspection II
195,000 Oil Service
210,000 Inspection I
225,000 Oil Service
240,000 Inspection II
255,000 Oil Service
270,000 Inspection I
285,000 Oil Service
300,000 Inspection II

Oil Service

  • Change engine oil and filter, recommended synthetic oil.
  • Reset Oil Service Indicator.

Inspection I

Undercarriage
 

  • Change engine oil and filter.
  • Check transmission for leaks.
  • Check rear axle for leaks.
  • Visually check fuel tank, lines, and connections for leaks.
  • Check condition, position, and mounting of exhaust system. Check for leaks.
  • Check power steering system for leaks.
  • Check thickness of front and rear disc brake pads.
  • Examine brake disc surfaces.
  • Clean brake pad contact points in calipers.
  • Grease wheel center hubs.
  • Check steering for absence of play, condition of suspension track rods, front axle joints, steering linkage and joint disk.
  • Check front control arm bushing for wear.
  • Check brake and clutch system connectors and lines for leaks, damage, and incorrect positioning.
  • Check for free movement of the parking brake cables. Adjust parking brake if necessary.
  • Check all tire pressures (including spare). Correct if necessary.
  • Check condition of tires (outer surfaces (left/right)), tread wear and pattern; In case of uneven tread wear readjust wheel alignment if required
Engine Compartment
  • Read out diagnostic system using GT-1.
  • Check engine cooling system / heater hose connections for leaks.
  • Check coolant level and antifreeze protection level; add coolant if necessary.
  • Check level of brake and clutch fluid in reservoir; add fluid if required
  • Check windshield washer fluid level and antifreeze protection. Fill up and / or correct if necessary.
  • Check air conditioner for operation.
  • Reset Service Indicator
Body / Electrical Equipment
  • Check battery electrolyte level and add water if required
  • Perform batter load test.
  • Check lighting system, i.e. headlights, foglights, parking, backup, license plate, interior (including map reading lights), glove box, flashlight, illuminated makeup mirrors, luggage compartment lights.
  • Check instrument panel and dashboard for illumination.
  • Check all warning / indicator lights, check control.
  • Check turn signals, hazard warning flashers, brake lights, horns, headlight dimmer / flasher switch.
  • Check wiper and washer system(s); wiper blades, washer jet positions.
  • Check condition and function of saftey belts.
  • Oil hood, trunk / tailgate, and door hinges.
  • Grease hood, trunk / tailgate and door latches. Check operation of all latches.
  • Check central locking / double lock.
  • Replace microfilter or Acc. Cabin Filter.
  • Check heater / air conditioner blower, rear window defogger.
  • check rear view mirrors.
  • Examine the SRS airbag units for torn cover, obvious damage or attachment of decals, decorations, or accessories.

Inspection II

Undercarriage  

  • Change engine oil and filter.
  • Check transmission for leaks.
  • Check rear axle for leaks.
  • Visually check fuel tank, lines and connections for leaks.
  • Check condition, position, and mounting of exhaust system. Examine for leaks.
  • Check power steering system for leaks.
  • Check overall thickness of front and rear disk brake pads.
  • Examine brake disk surfaces.
  • Clean brake pad contact points in calipers.
  • Grease wheel center hubs.
  • Check steering for absence of play, condition of suspension track rods, front axle joints, steering linkage, and joint disk.
  • Check front control arm bushing for wear.
  • Check brake and clutch system connectors and lines for leaks, damage, and incorrect positioning.
  • Check for free movement of the parking brake cables. Adjust parking brake if necessary.
  • Check all tire pressures (including spare). Correct if necessary.
  • Check condition of tires (outer surfaces (left / right)), tread wear and pattern; In case of uneven tread wear readjust wheel alignment if required
  • Check thickness of parking brake linings.
  • Half-shafts; check for leaks at flexible boots.
  • Inspect entire body according to terms of rust prevention limiited warranty.

Engine Compartment  
  • Read outdiagnostic system using GT-1.
  • Check engine cooling system / heater hose connections for leaks.
  • Check coolant level and antifreeze protection level; add coolant if necessary.
  • Check level of brake and clutch fluid in reservoir; add fluid if required
  • Check windshield washer fluid level and antifreeze protection. fill up and / or correct if necessary.
  • Check air conditioner for operation.
  • Reset Servie Indicator.
  • Replace spark plugs.
  • Replace intake air cleaner element.

Body / Electrical Equipment  
  • Check battery electrolyte level and add water if required
  • Perform batter load test.
  • Check lighting system, i.e. headlights, foglights, parking, backup, license plate, interior (including map reading lights), glove box, flashlight, illuminated makeup mirrors, luggage compartment lights.
  • Check instrument panel and dashboard illumination.
  • Check all warning / indicator lights, check control.
  • Check turn signals, hazard warning flashers, brake lights, horns, headlight dimmer / flasher switch.
  • Check wiper and washer system(s); wiper blades, washer jet positions.
  • Check condition and function of saftey belts.
  • Oil hood, turnk / tailgate, and door hinges.
  • Grease hood, turnk / tailgate and door latches. Check operation of all latches.
  • Check central locking / double lock.
  • Replace microfilter or Acc. Cabin Filter.
  • Check heater / air conditioner blower, rear window defogger.
  • Check rear view mirrors.
  • Examine the SRS airbag units for torn cover, obvious damage or attachment of decals, decorations, or accessories.
 
 

 

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