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2008 MINI Cooper

//2008 MINI Cooper

2008 MINI Cooper

MINI Cooper

Mileage
81,888
Service Date
4/6/2022
Services Performed
  • SCANNED VEHICLE FOR TROUBLE CODES: -P052A-00: COLD START CAMSHAFT POSITION BANK 1 -P0011-71: INTAKE CAMSHAFT POSITION TIMING. -P0300: MULTIPLE CYLINDER MISFIRE. -P0301: CYLINDER #1 MISFIRE -P0302: CYLINDER # 2 MISFIRE -P0303: CYLINDER # 3 MISFIRE -P0304: CYLINDER # 4 MISFIRE CHECKED OIL LEVEL, OKAY. OIL IS DIRTY HOWEVER. STARTED ENGINE, CONFIRMED ENGINE RUNS ROUGH, AND DIES ALMOST IMMEDIATELY. CHECKED FOR TECHNICAL BULLETINS RELATED TO PROBLEM. FOUND TSB FOR EXTENDED TIMING CHAIN WARRANTY 7YEARS/100,000 MILES (ATTACHED), DUE TO FAILING TIMING CHAIN, AND COMPONENTS. CALLED DEALER AND EXPLAINED PROBLEM. DEALER SAID VEHICLE COULD STILL BE COVERED UNDER THE EXTENDED WARRANTY IF THE PROBLEM IS TIMING CHAIN RELATED. SCHEDULED AN APPOINTMENT, AND ADVISED CUSTOMER TO TOW VEHICLE TO DEALER. AFTER FEW DAYS DEALER CALLED AND CONFIRMED IT IS INDEED TIMING CHAIN, HOWEVER THEY SAID VEHICLE WILL NOT BE COVERED. ADVISED CUSTOMER OF WHAT THE DEALER SAID, AND CUSTOMER TOWED VEHICLE BACK TO SHOP TO DO THE REPAIR. THE FOLLOWING PARTS NEED TO BE REPLACED TO CORRECT TIMING PROBLEM, THEN CHECK FOR ANY POSSIBLE ENGINE PROBLEMS. PROVIDED ESTIMATE TO CUSTOMER, AND GOT APPROVAL TO PROCEED WITH THE NEEDED REPAIRS. REMOVED AND REPLACED TIMING CHAIN, AND COMPONENTS, RE ASSEMBLED ALL REMOVED PARTS, FILLED ENGINE WITH FRESH ENGINE OIL, INSTALLED NEW OIL FILTER. CLEARED TROUBLE CODES FROM DME, AND STARTED ENGINE. ENGINE IS IDLING FINE, NO SHAKING AT THIS TIME. TEST DROVE VEHICLE, AND RE SCANNED FOR ANY TROUBLE CODES RELATED TO ENGINE. NO CODES CAME BACK, VEHICLE IS OKAY AT THIS TIME.
  • TIMING CHAIN – Remove & Replace – Clubman,S Clubman
 
ERIC W. gave our service a 5 star review on 4/20/2022
2022-04-21T21:59:35+00:00