Mini cooper keeps stalling

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Re: Mini cooper keeps stalling

Post by pem10 » Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:38 pm

Wed Jul 10, 2019 1:45 pm
Sorry didn't revisit this post,it's the pre cat exhaust sensor,have you got the problem sorted?
Car starts on the button and idles well now thanks. Did pull a fault code for pre cat O2 sensor so thats the next step as you mentioned.
Been a problem child this one. She drove it home the other week with a broken water pump tensioner. Lucky not to cook the engine :shock:

Current issue feels like chronic turbo lag on light throttle only with no turbo :banghead:

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Re: Mini cooper keeps stalling

Post by RONHULLOCK » Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:51 pm

Yep,the thermostat housing is another common fault on these as they get older as well,if she is losing coolant that's the place to look.

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