2018 MINI Cooper

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

0 Recalls for 2018 MINI Cooper

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2018 MINI Cooper

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3 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2018 MINI Cooper

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SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11195306
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11078335
AIR BAGS | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11149854
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0 Investigations for 2018 MINI Cooper

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261 Service Alerts for 2018 MINI Cooper

Date Description
May 1, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Mist formation on the windscreen inner surface may occur at departure or after MSA (automaticstart/stop). Acoustic abnormality in the area of the recirculated air flap (recirculation flap closing and opening several times). The above may oc

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May 1, 2022 010000 STEERING

The following complaints may be noticed while slow maneuvering with a steering input of 80-100% (at or near full lock, e.g., parking lot maneuvers) or accelerating with a medium to large steering angle: Humming or creaking noises from the r

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April 1, 2022 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

The Check Control message “Door open” appears in the instrument cluster (Kombi) even though all vehicle doors are securely closed and locked.

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February 1, 2022 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Vehicles with total mileage below approx. 12,500 may experience premature wear of the left rear brakes. In some cases, there also may be visible damage due to thermal overload.

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February 1, 2022 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

Vehicles with total mileage below approx. 12,500 may experience premature wear of the left rear brakes. In some cases, there also may be visible damage due to thermal overload.

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December 1, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

New RDC wheel electronics will be introduced with future generation MINI models. The new wheel electronics are identified as Huf Generation 5. These new wheel electronics will need to be programmed using the new tool when replaced or when d

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December 1, 2021 200000 WHEELS

New RDC wheel electronics will be introduced with future generation MINI models. The new wheel electronics are identified as Huf Generation 5. These new wheel electronics will need to be programmed using the new tool when replaced or when d

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December 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

New RDC wheel electronics will be introduced with future generation MINI models. The new wheel electronics are identified as Huf Generation 5. These new wheel electronics will need to be programmed using the new tool when replaced or when d

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December 1, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

New RDC wheel electronics will be introduced with future generation MINI models. The new wheel electronics are identified as Huf Generation 5. These new wheel electronics will need to be programmed using the new tool when replaced or when d

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December 1, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

When the vehicle is on a lift and wheels are manually spun, a clanking noise is heard from the transmission area.

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December 1, 2021 200000 WHEELS

When the vehicle is on a lift and wheels are manually spun, a clanking noise is heard from the transmission area.

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December 1, 2021 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

In situations when the fuel tank vent line becomes blocked, the on-board diagnosis (OBD) may not detect the blockage.

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December 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

In situations when the fuel tank vent line becomes blocked, the on-board diagnosis (OBD) may not detect the blockage.

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December 1, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Any or all of the following CCM ID code 14/15/16/17 door open appear in the instrument cluster when the door is properly closed and locked. The locking operation of the door is not affected by the incorrect display.

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December 1, 2021 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

Any or all of the following CCM ID code 14/15/16/17 door open appear in the instrument cluster when the door is properly closed and locked. The locking operation of the door is not affected by the incorrect display.

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December 1, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

Any or all of the following CCM ID code 14/15/16/17 door open appear in the instrument cluster when the door is properly closed and locked. The locking operation of the door is not affected by the incorrect display.

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December 1, 2021 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Any or all of the following CCM ID code 14/15/16/17 door open appear in the instrument cluster when the door is properly closed and locked. The locking operation of the door is not affected by the incorrect display.

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September 1, 2021 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

The Headunit High (HU-H), also called NBT came in vehicles with option 609. This uses map North America NEXT. The Headunit High 2 (HU-H2), also called NBT-EVO, superseded the NBT HU and came in vehicles with option code 609. This uses map N

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September 1, 2021 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

Different air temperatures are felt from left to right out of the front fresh air grilles (air vents).

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September 1, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Different air temperatures are felt from left to right out of the front fresh air grilles (air vents).

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December 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

?REPLACING THE CELL MODULE OF HIGH VOLTAGE BATTERY: During the service life of the vehicle, the high-voltage battery may unexpectedly not provide power to the vehicle. The high-voltage battery cells may not have been produced according to s

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December 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

?REPLACING THE CELL MODULE OF HIGH VOLTAGE BATTERY: During the service life of the vehicle, the high-voltage battery may unexpectedly not provide power to the vehicle. The high-voltage battery cells may not have been produced according to s

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July 1, 2021 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Different air temperatures are felt from left to right out of the front fresh air grilles (air vent). The following fault code is saved in the IHKA (integrated automatic heating/air conditioning system) control unit: 801189 – Engine mixed a

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May 1, 2021 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

SERVICE ACTION 0041080200: MINI F54 RIGHT FRONT DOOR: Due to a fault in the press shop, there may be a crack in the inner door panel of the front right door in the area of the window frame.

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May 1, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

Creaking Noise When Cornering: A creaking noise is heard from the front end of the vehicle while cornering (predominantly left turns)

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June 1, 2021 010000 STEERING

A groaning and/or squeaking noise from the front axle occurs when turning at low speeds or idle

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June 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

A groaning and/or squeaking noise from the front axle occurs when turning at low speeds or idle

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June 1, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

A groaning and/or squeaking noise from the front axle occurs when turning at low speeds or idle

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April 1, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ACTIVE CRUISE CONTROL (ACC) CANNOT BE ACTIVATED: After the recent software update, the cruise control cannot be activated.

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April 1, 2021 185000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

ACTIVE CRUISE CONTROL (ACC) CANNOT BE ACTIVATED: After the recent software update, the cruise control cannot be activated.

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April 1, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

ACTIVE CRUISE CONTROL (ACC) CANNOT BE ACTIVATED: After the recent software update, the cruise control cannot be activated.

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April 1, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

ACTIVE CRUISE CONTROL (ACC) CANNOT BE ACTIVATED: After the recent software update, the cruise control cannot be activated.

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April 1, 2021 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

ACTIVE CRUISE CONTROL (ACC) CANNOT BE ACTIVATED: After the recent software update, the cruise control cannot be activated.

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April 1, 2021 263010 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL:SOFTWARE

ACTIVE CRUISE CONTROL (ACC) CANNOT BE ACTIVATED: After the recent software update, the cruise control cannot be activated.

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March 1, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

REPLACING THE CELL MODULE OF HIGHVOLTAGE BATTERY: During the service life of the vehicle, the high-voltage battery may unexpectedly not provide power to the vehicle.

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March 1, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

REPLACING THE CELL MODULE OF HIGHVOLTAGE BATTERY: During the service life of the vehicle, the high-voltage battery may unexpectedly not provide power to the vehicle.

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March 1, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

CLICKING NOISE IN VEHICLE INTERIOR DURING CHARGING: Clicking noise from the interior passenger side footwell when the vehicle is being charged, with the air conditioning running at the same time.

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March 1, 2021 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

CLICKING NOISE IN VEHICLE INTERIOR DURING CHARGING: Clicking noise from the interior passenger side footwell when the vehicle is being charged, with the air conditioning running at the same time.

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March 1, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

REWORKING THE PVC SEAM ON THE TAILGATE WATER CHANNEL: The body seam on the rear upper left of the body may not have been completely sealed, causing a water leak.

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December 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

?REPLACING THE CELL MODULE OF HIGHVOLTAGE BATTERY: During the service life of the vehicle, the high-voltage battery may unexpectedly not provide power to the vehicle. The high-voltage battery cells may not have been produced according to sp

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October 1, 2020 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

CONDENSATION FROM AIR CONDITIONING LEAKS INTO PASSENGER FOOTWELL: Condensation from the air conditioning systems evaporator drips, below the instrument panel, into the passenger’s footwell. During assembly, the cover of the fresh air intake

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October 1, 2020 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

BUZZING NOISE IS HEARD WHEN AIR CONDITIONING IS DEACTIVATED: A buzzing noise is heard when the air conditioning (A/C) is deactivated while the vehicle is in park or neutral. Prior to turning off the A/C, the system was functional and coolin

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October 1, 2020 162510 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

SERVICE ACTION – F60 TAILGATE HANDLE STRIP: The incorrect tailgate handle strip may have been installed during production.

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October 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SERVICE ACTION – MOUNTING THE OIL FILLER CAP CORRECTLY: The oil filler cap may not be mounted correctly. The cap was not installed correctly during assembly.

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December 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

?REPLACING THE CELL MODULE OF HIGHVOLTAGE BATTERY: During the service life of the vehicle, the high-voltage battery may unexpectedly not provide power to the vehicle. The high-voltage battery cells may not have been produced according to sp

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November 1, 2020 220000 SEATS

NOISE DURING FORWARD / BACK SEAT ADJUSTMENT OVER THE ENTIRE LENGTH OF TRAVEL: A loud screeching noise can be heard from the front driver’s or passenger’s seat during forward/back seat adjustment.

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November 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

NOISE DURING FORWARD / BACK SEAT ADJUSTMENT OVER THE ENTIRE LENGTH OF TRAVEL: A loud screeching noise can be heard from the front driver’s or passenger’s seat during forward/back seat adjustment.

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August 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DELIVERY STOP – HIGH-VOLTAGE BATTERY: Please do not charge the vehicle high-voltage battery until further notice. There may be a potential issue in the welding process of the HV-modules.

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August 1, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

CRACKING NOISE FROM A-PILLAR: When driving over rough road surfaces, a cracking noise can be heard from either or both lower A-Pillars near the bottom corners of the windshield. Interference between 2 sheet metal panels.

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April 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

CENTRAL INSTRUMENT PANEL LED SURROUND RING DOES NOT ILLUMINATE WHEN IGNITION IS TURNED ON: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 2) replaces SI M62 01 19 dated January 2019.The central instrument’s outer perimeter LED ring (arrows) do

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April 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

CENTRAL INSTRUMENT PANEL LED SURROUND RING DOES NOT ILLUMINATE WHEN IGNITION IS TURNED ON: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 2) replaces SI M62 01 19 dated January 2019.The central instrument’s outer perimeter LED ring (arrows) do

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April 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

CENTRAL INSTRUMENT PANEL LED SURROUND RING DOES NOT ILLUMINATE WHEN IGNITION IS TURNED ON: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 2) replaces SI M62 01 19 dated January 2019.The central instrument’s outer perimeter LED ring (arrows) do

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April 1, 2020 010000 STEERING

CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES FOR BRAKE SUSPENSION AND AIR BAG SYSTEM MALFUNCTION: Multiple check control messages (CCM) can display for brake suspension and air bag system malfunction. The customer may also complain about any of the following: En

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April 1, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES FOR BRAKE SUSPENSION AND AIR BAG SYSTEM MALFUNCTION: Multiple check control messages (CCM) can display for brake suspension and air bag system malfunction. The customer may also complain about any of the following: En

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April 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES FOR BRAKE SUSPENSION AND AIR BAG SYSTEM MALFUNCTION: Multiple check control messages (CCM) can display for brake suspension and air bag system malfunction. The customer may also complain about any of the following: En

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April 1, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES FOR BRAKE SUSPENSION AND AIR BAG SYSTEM MALFUNCTION: Multiple check control messages (CCM) can display for brake suspension and air bag system malfunction. The customer may also complain about any of the following: En

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April 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES FOR BRAKE SUSPENSION AND AIR BAG SYSTEM MALFUNCTION: Multiple check control messages (CCM) can display for brake suspension and air bag system malfunction. The customer may also complain about any of the following: En

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April 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

CREAKING NOISE FROM THE LOWER ENGINE AREA: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI M22 03 17 dated January 2018. During load reversal or taking off from a stop there is a creaking or droning noise heard from the lower eng

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April 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

CREAKING NOISE FROM THE LOWER ENGINE AREA: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI M22 03 17 dated January 2018. During load reversal or taking off from a stop there is a creaking or droning noise heard from the lower eng

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April 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

CREAKING NOISE FROM THE LOWER ENGINE AREA: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI M22 03 17 dated January 2018. During load reversal or taking off from a stop there is a creaking or droning noise heard from the lower eng

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April 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SERVICE ACTION: PROGRAM THE DIGITAL MOTOR ELECTRONICS (DME) – B36C: In certain situations the exhaust valve seat inserts may become overheated when using low quality fuel. If overheated the valve seat insert may become distorted and wear at

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April 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

SERVICE ACTION: PROGRAM THE DIGITAL MOTOR ELECTRONICS (DME) – B36C: In certain situations the exhaust valve seat inserts may become overheated when using low quality fuel. If overheated the valve seat insert may become distorted and wear at

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April 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SERVICE ACTION: PROGRAM CONTROL UNITS (EME): The software of the electrical machine electronics is faulty. This causes the scan tool to read out only the fault memory that was stored first so that any further faults are not displayed.

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April 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

SERVICE ACTION: PROGRAM CONTROL UNITS (EME): The software of the electrical machine electronics is faulty. This causes the scan tool to read out only the fault memory that was stored first so that any further faults are not displayed.

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April 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MIL LIGHT ILLUMINATED AT LOW AMBIENT TEMPERATURES: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision #1) replaces SI B12 01 20 dated February 2020. After engine start the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and Check Control message (ID 29) “Engine

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April 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

MIL LIGHT ILLUMINATED AT LOW AMBIENT TEMPERATURES: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision #1) replaces SI B12 01 20 dated February 2020. After engine start the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and Check Control message (ID 29) “Engine

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April 1, 2020 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

FRONT DOORS DO NOT LATCH IN COLD WEATHER: At ambient temperatures below freezing one or both front doors may not open when attempting to enter. In some cases after opening they may not correctly latch. A missing seal on the inner Bowden rel

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April 1, 2020 171100 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

FRONT DOORS DO NOT LATCH IN COLD WEATHER: At ambient temperatures below freezing one or both front doors may not open when attempting to enter. In some cases after opening they may not correctly latch. A missing seal on the inner Bowden rel

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April 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

FRONT DOORS DO NOT LATCH IN COLD WEATHER: At ambient temperatures below freezing one or both front doors may not open when attempting to enter. In some cases after opening they may not correctly latch. A missing seal on the inner Bowden rel

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August 1, 2020 115000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BODY CONTROL MODULE/BCM

SERVICE ACTION – PROGRAM THE BODY DOMAIN CONTROL (BDC) UNIT: Aftermarket scan tools cannot read fault codes in the Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) unit via the On Board Diagnostic (OBD) socket. The DSC data is not processed correctly in the

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August 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

B46M ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST SENSOR – LTD WTY EXT TO 15 YEARS/150,000 MILES: Component/Issue-Specific Limited Warranty Extension For the eligible vehicles, MINI USA, a division of BMW of North America, LLC (“MINI USA”) is extending the l

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April 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

CONNECTEDDRIVE/MINI ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative.

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September 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MINI TURBOCORD PORTABLE EV 120V/240V CHARGER: The MINI-approved accessory TurboCord will not charge the vehicle.

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September 1, 2020 251000 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

SERVICE ACTION – PROGRAM THE BODY DOMAIN CONTROL (BDC) UNIT: Aftermarket scan tools cannot read fault codes in the Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) unit via the On Board Diagnostic (OBD) socket. The DSC data is not processed correctly in the

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September 1, 2020 160000 STRUCTURE

SERVICE ACTION – PROGRAM THE BODY DOMAIN CONTROL (BDC) UNIT: Aftermarket scan tools cannot read fault codes in the Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) unit via the On Board Diagnostic (OBD) socket. The DSC data is not processed correctly in the

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May 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

TANK VENTILATION AND MIXTURE CONTROL FAULTS STORED IN THE DME: The Engine Malfunction Warning is illuminated and one or more of the following faults are stored in the DME. All models: FC 191C02 – Fuel tank ventilation system 2nd discharge p

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May 1, 2020 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

TANK VENTILATION AND MIXTURE CONTROL FAULTS STORED IN THE DME: The Engine Malfunction Warning is illuminated and one or more of the following faults are stored in the DME. All models: FC 191C02 – Fuel tank ventilation system 2nd discharge p

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May 1, 2020 100000 POWER TRAIN

TANK VENTILATION AND MIXTURE CONTROL FAULTS STORED IN THE DME: The Engine Malfunction Warning is illuminated and one or more of the following faults are stored in the DME. All models: FC 191C02 – Fuel tank ventilation system 2nd discharge p

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October 1, 2020 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

CONDENSATION FROM AIR CONDITIONING LEAKS INTO PASSENGER FOOTWELL: Condensation from the air conditioning systems evaporator drips, below the instrument panel, into the passenger’s footwell. During assembly, the cover of the fresh air intake

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October 1, 2020 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

CONDENSATION FROM AIR CONDITIONING LEAKS INTO PASSENGER FOOTWELL: Condensation from the air conditioning systems evaporator drips, below the instrument panel, into the passenger’s footwell. During assembly, the cover of the fresh air intake

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July 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

KAFAS (CAMERA-BASED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS) LIMITATIONS: KAFAS camera-based assistance system (without radar) is not operating up to customer expectations. Customers can report system errors such as: Vehicle equipped with camera-based AC

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July 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

KAFAS (CAMERA-BASED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS) LIMITATIONS: KAFAS camera-based assistance system (without radar) is not operating up to customer expectations. Customers can report system errors such as: Vehicle equipped with camera-based AC

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July 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

KAFAS (CAMERA-BASED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS) LIMITATIONS: KAFAS camera-based assistance system (without radar) is not operating up to customer expectations. Customers can report system errors such as: Vehicle equipped with camera-based AC

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July 1, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

KAFAS (CAMERA-BASED DRIVER ASSISTANCE SYSTEMS) LIMITATIONS: KAFAS camera-based assistance system (without radar) is not operating up to customer expectations. Customers can report system errors such as: Vehicle equipped with camera-based AC

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July 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

BLACK SPOT IN THE CENTRAL INFORMATION DISPLAY: A small black spot remains on the Central Information Display’s (CID) illuminated screen which does not go away after a key cycle or sleep mode. Dead pixels in the Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

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July 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

BLACK SPOT IN THE CENTRAL INFORMATION DISPLAY: A small black spot remains on the Central Information Display’s (CID) illuminated screen which does not go away after a key cycle or sleep mode. Dead pixels in the Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

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July 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

BLACK SPOT IN THE CENTRAL INFORMATION DISPLAY: A small black spot remains on the Central Information Display’s (CID) illuminated screen which does not go away after a key cycle or sleep mode. Dead pixels in the Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)

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October 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

BUZZING NOISE IS HEARD WHEN AIR CONDITIONING IS DEACTIVATED: A buzzing noise is heard when the air conditioning (A/C) is deactivated while the vehicle is in park or neutral. Prior to turning off the A/C, the system was functional and coolin

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October 1, 2020 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

BUZZING NOISE IS HEARD WHEN AIR CONDITIONING IS DEACTIVATED: A buzzing noise is heard when the air conditioning (A/C) is deactivated while the vehicle is in park or neutral. Prior to turning off the A/C, the system was functional and coolin

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October 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

BUZZING NOISE IS HEARD WHEN AIR CONDITIONING IS DEACTIVATED: A buzzing noise is heard when the air conditioning (A/C) is deactivated while the vehicle is in park or neutral. Prior to turning off the A/C, the system was functional and coolin

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October 1, 2020 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

SERVICE ACTION – F60 TAILGATE HANDLE STRIP: The incorrect tailgate handle strip may have been installed during production.

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October 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

SERVICE ACTION – F60 TAILGATE HANDLE STRIP: The incorrect tailgate handle strip may have been installed during production.

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October 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SERVICE ACTION – F60 TAILGATE HANDLE STRIP: The incorrect tailgate handle strip may have been installed during production.

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October 1, 2020 071110 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

SERVICE ACTION – MOUNTING THE OIL FILLER CAP CORRECTLY: The oil filler cap may not be mounted correctly. The cap was not installed correctly during assembly.

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October 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

SERVICE ACTION – MOUNTING THE OIL FILLER CAP CORRECTLY: The oil filler cap may not be mounted correctly. The cap was not installed correctly during assembly.

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July 1, 2020 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

NOISES FROM THE FUEL TANK AT IDLE: While driving slowly with low RPM or while idling, a faint knocking or fluttering noise can be heard from inside the fuel tank when the tank is full. The customer may describe this noise as a “helicopter n

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July 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

B46M ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST SENSOR – LTD WTY EXT TO 15 YEARS/150,000 MILES: Component/Issue-Specific Limited Warranty Extension For the eligible vehicles, MINI USA, a division of BMW of North America, LLC (“MINI USA”) is extending the l

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July 1, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

B46M ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST SENSOR – LTD WTY EXT TO 15 YEARS/150,000 MILES: Component/Issue-Specific Limited Warranty Extension For the eligible vehicles, MINI USA, a division of BMW of North America, LLC (“MINI USA”) is extending the l

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July 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

B46M ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST SENSOR – LTD WTY EXT TO 15 YEARS/150,000 MILES: Component/Issue-Specific Limited Warranty Extension For the eligible vehicles, MINI USA, a division of BMW of North America, LLC (“MINI USA”) is extending the l

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November 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SERVICE ACTION: F60 PHEV WIRING HARNESS EME. The main wiring harness near the Electrical Machine Electronics (EME) connector may chafe on the power electronics or E-machine/ connector under certain circumstances.

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November 1, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

SERVICE ACTION: F60 PHEV WIRING HARNESS EME. The main wiring harness near the Electrical Machine Electronics (EME) connector may chafe on the power electronics or E-machine/ connector under certain circumstances.

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November 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

POWER WINDOWS INOPERATIVE. The power windows won’t operate in any direction. CAUSE Possible faulty window motor.

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November 1, 2019 130000 VISIBILITY

POWER WINDOWS INOPERATIVE. The power windows won’t operate in any direction. CAUSE Possible faulty window motor.

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November 1, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

DME FAULT CODE 1B8004 ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST(EAC) SENSOR: The Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) light is on and the following fault code is stored in the DME: 1B8004 – EAC Sensor: Temperature – Engine coolant temperature radiator outlet

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November 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DME FAULT CODE 1B8004 ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST(EAC) SENSOR: The Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) light is on and the following fault code is stored in the DME: 1B8004 – EAC Sensor: Temperature – Engine coolant temperature radiator outlet

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December 1, 2019 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

CREAKING NOISE FROM THE LOWER ENGINE AREA: During load reversal or taking off from a stop there is a creaking or droning noise heard from the lower engine area. CAUSE The bushing in the lower engine stabilizer link is working its way out o

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February 1, 2020 150000 SEAT BELTS

SAFETY BELT WARNING GONG SOUNDS AFTER UNBUCKLING WHILE VEHICLE IS STATIONARY. After a vehicle has been programmed to an I-level greater than 19-11-5xx and lower than I-level 20-03-530; the safety belt (aka seat belt) acoustic warning sounds

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February 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

WATER INGRESS IN FOOTWELL AREA FROM A/C CONDENSATE DRAIN: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI M64 01 16 dated September 2016. The condensate drain hose is blocked by the heat shield – The condensate drain hose is not

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February 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

CONVERTIBLE TOP WILL NOT COMPLETELY STOW: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 3) replaces SI M54 03 17 dated May 2019. When attempting to stow the convertible top it does not compress into a fully locked position on the left side. T

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January 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Power-assisted Steering Intermittently Not Available at Engine Startup This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI M32 01 14 dated October 2016. The power assisted steering is unavailable at start up/drive readiness. No commu

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January 1, 2020 016000 STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

Power-assisted Steering Intermittently Not Available at Engine Startup This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI M32 01 14 dated October 2016. The power assisted steering is unavailable at start up/drive readiness. No commu

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January 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP IS ILLUMINATED WITH A CRANKSHAFT ADAPTION FAULT: When diagnosing an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and/or a different issue the following fault may also be stored in the Digital Motor Electronics (DM

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January 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP IS ILLUMINATED WITH A CRANKSHAFT ADAPTION FAULT: When diagnosing an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and/or a different issue the following fault may also be stored in the Digital Motor Electronics (DM

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January 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

MALFUNCTION INDICATOR LAMP IS ILLUMINATED WITH A CRANKSHAFT ADAPTION FAULT: When diagnosing an illuminated malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and/or a different issue the following fault may also be stored in the Digital Motor Electronics (DM

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January 1, 2020 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

SETS DURING WINTER WITH COLD AMBIENT TEMPS: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 8) replaces SI M11 01 17 dated May 2019. The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on together with the following fault stored in the Digital Motor Electro

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January 1, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SETS DURING WINTER WITH COLD AMBIENT TEMPS: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 8) replaces SI M11 01 17 dated May 2019. The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on together with the following fault stored in the Digital Motor Electro

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January 1, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

SETS DURING WINTER WITH COLD AMBIENT TEMPS: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 8) replaces SI M11 01 17 dated May 2019. The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on together with the following fault stored in the Digital Motor Electro

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October 1, 2019 355100 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE UNDERHOOD EMISSIONS LABEL. An incorrect “Group” number may be listed on the underhood emissions label for certain model year 2020 vehicles.

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October 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

VEHICLE WILL NOT UNLOCK USING THE REMOTE CONTROL KEY BUTTON. The vehicle cannot be unlocked using the remote control key button. However, Comfort Access operates normally on the front doors and the tailgate. In addition, the Check Control M

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August 1, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

SECURITY IMPROVEMENTS FOR HEAD UNITS. Security patches for non-safety critical vulnerabilities in MINI head units Entry Nav Entry Media NBT and NBT EVO.

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August 1, 2019 130000 VISIBILITY

WIND NOISE FROM SIDE VIEW MIRRORS. A wind noise can be heard from the area of the side view mirrors where the mirrors attach to the front doors. Wind is entering the vehicle from around the foam corner insulation at the side view mirror mou

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August 1, 2019 135200 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

WIND NOISE FROM SIDE VIEW MIRRORS. A wind noise can be heard from the area of the side view mirrors where the mirrors attach to the front doors. Wind is entering the vehicle from around the foam corner insulation at the side view mirror mou

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August 1, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

LIN BUS COMMUNICATION FAULT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST (EAC) SENSOR FC1B8302. The malfunction indicator lamp light is on (MIL) with the following fault code stored in the DME.

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August 1, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

LIN BUS COMMUNICATION FAULT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST (EAC) SENSOR FC1B8302. The malfunction indicator lamp light is on (MIL) with the following fault code stored in the DME.

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June 1, 2019 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

Safety Systems HEAD UNIT NBT EVO (HU-H2) PROGRAMMING ABORT. During programming several aborts can occur in the head unit NBT EVO (HU-H2).

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June 1, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

INTERMITTENT HEATER OUTPUT. Intermittently the vehicle has no heater output.

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June 1, 2019 140000 AIR BAGS

The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the mounting points of the tail light assembly.

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June 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DELIVERY STOP: F60 PHEV WIRING HARNESS EME: The wiring harness for the EME connector may chafe on the power electronics under certain circumstances.

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June 1, 2019 100000 POWER TRAIN

EGS FAULTS STORED AFTER AISIN TRANSMISSION REPLACEMENT. Due to hardware changes in the AISIN GA6F21AW or GA8F22AW transmissions.

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August 1, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

SECURITY IMPROVEMENTS FOR HEAD UNITS. Security patches for non-safety critical vulnerabilities in MINI head units Entry Nav Entry Media NBT and NBT EVO.

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August 1, 2019 130000 VISIBILITY

WIND NOISE FROM SIDE VIEW MIRRORS. A wind noise can be heard from the area of the side view mirrors where the mirrors attach to the front doors. Wind is entering the vehicle from around the foam corner insulation at the side view mirror mou

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August 1, 2019 135200 VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

WIND NOISE FROM SIDE VIEW MIRRORS. A wind noise can be heard from the area of the side view mirrors where the mirrors attach to the front doors. Wind is entering the vehicle from around the foam corner insulation at the side view mirror mou

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August 1, 2019 160000 STRUCTURE

WIND NOISE FROM SIDE VIEW MIRRORS. A wind noise can be heard from the area of the side view mirrors where the mirrors attach to the front doors. Wind is entering the vehicle from around the foam corner insulation at the side view mirror mou

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August 1, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

LIN BUS COMMUNICATION FAULT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AIR CATALYST (EAC) SENSOR FC1B8302. The malfunction indicator lamp light is on (MIL) with the following fault code stored in the DME.

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March 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

PHONE CALL AUDIO AUTONOMOUSLY SWITCHES FROM VEHICLE TO PHONE. During an active phone call the call audio autonomously switches from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone.

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March 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SAMSUNG SMARTPHONE WITH ANDROID 8 NO USB AUDIO PLAYBACK OR CHARGING FUNCTION. The Samsung Smartphone running Android 8.x does not support USB audio playback and/or charging of the device via the USB port.

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March 1, 2019 140000 AIR BAGS

AIR BAG WARNING LAMP CC MESSAGE ‘RESTRAINT SYSTEM’ This Service Information bulletin replaces SI M65 01 17 dated February 2017.

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March 1, 2019 123000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

SERVICE ACTION: REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light asse

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March 1, 2019 020000 SUSPENSION

GROANING/SQUEAKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE. A groaning and/or squeaking noise from the front axle occurs when turning at low speeds or idle. Plastic and elastic deformation of lower ball bearing shell in spring strut support bea

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September 1, 2019 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

RATTLE NOISE FROM SUNROOF WHILE DRIVING: A rattle noise is present from the sunroof while driving only with the sunroof glass in the closed position.

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September 1, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

RATTLE NOISE FROM SUNROOF WHILE DRIVING: A rattle noise is present from the sunroof while driving only with the sunroof glass in the closed position.

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September 1, 2019 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

SUNROOF WILL NOT OPEN: The sunroof does not move and the vehicle has no faults stored related to the sunroof. A software error in the FZD (Roof function center).

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September 1, 2019 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

SUNROOF WILL NOT OPEN: The sunroof does not move and the vehicle has no faults stored related to the sunroof. A software error in the FZD (Roof function center).

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September 1, 2019 221600 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

NOISE DURING FORWARD/BACK SEAT ADJUSTMENT OVER THE ENTIRE LENGTH OF TRAVEL: A loud screeching noise can be heard from the front driver’s or passenger’s seat during forward/back seat adjustment.

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September 1, 2019 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

RATTLE FROM FRONT DOOR: A rattle noise is present from the door while driving most commonly when driving over rough roads.

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September 1, 2019 162310 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR:HINGE AND ATTACHMENTS

RATTLE FROM FRONT DOOR: A rattle noise is present from the door while driving most commonly when driving over rough roads.

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July 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SERVICE ACTION: F60 PHEV WIRING HARNESS EME: The wiring harness for the electrical machine electronics (EME) connector may chafe on the power electronics or E-machine/connector under certain circumstances.

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July 1, 2019 063140 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

DIAGNOSTIC HINT: CATALYTIC CONVERTER INSPECTION AFTER LOSS OF CRANKSHAFT SIGNAL: In certain situations when the crankshaft position signal is lost while driving the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and an engine malfunction check control me

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July 1, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

DIAGNOSTIC HINT: CATALYTIC CONVERTER INSPECTION AFTER LOSS OF CRANKSHAFT SIGNAL: In certain situations when the crankshaft position signal is lost while driving the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and an engine malfunction check control me

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July 1, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

DIAGNOSTIC HINT: CATALYTIC CONVERTER INSPECTION AFTER LOSS OF CRANKSHAFT SIGNAL: In certain situations when the crankshaft position signal is lost while driving the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and an engine malfunction check control me

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May 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TELEMATICS CONTROL UNIT ACTIVATION VIA DCSNET FOR MINI ASSIST.

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May 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

BLUETOOTH CONNECTION IS LOST DURING A PHONE CALL. During an active call the call audio autonomously switching from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone. The Bluetooth connection returns after a vehicle sleep cycle (20 minutes).

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May 1, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

BLUETOOTH CONNECTION IS LOST DURING A PHONE CALL. During an active call the call audio autonomously switching from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone. The Bluetooth connection returns after a vehicle sleep cycle (20 minutes).

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May 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

STANDARD OCCASIONAL USE CABLE CHARGING COMPLAINT TROUBLESHOOTING.

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May 1, 2019 162800 STRUCTURE:BODY:HOOD

CAVITY PROTECTION WAX LEAKING OUT OF HOOD. Cavity protection applied to underside of hood is leaking out onto wheel arch trim and grille.

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May 1, 2019 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

CAVITY PROTECTION WAX LEAKING OUT OF HOOD. Cavity protection applied to underside of hood is leaking out onto wheel arch trim and grille.

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May 1, 2019 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on with the following fault stored in the Digital Motor Electronics (DME). In the situation being described the fault is only stored during the cold winter months along with the use of winter fuel.

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May 1, 2019 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on with the following fault stored in the Digital Motor Electronics (DME). In the situation being described the fault is only stored during the cold winter months along with the use of winter fuel.

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December 1, 2018 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

XM Satellite Radio Reception. INFORMATION Currently Satellite Radio is provided by SiriusXM for MINI customers. SiriusXM is the only company currently broadcasting Satellite Radio in North America. Satellite radio was broadcast from two dif

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December 1, 2018 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

PRECONDITIONING START TIME FOR VENTILATION AND HIGH VOLTAGE BATTERY CHARGING CANNOT BE SELECTED. The F60 PHEV has a feature within the climate control menu in the CID which enables setting the future departure/start time for: Parked car ven

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December 1, 2018 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

PRECONDITIONING START TIME FOR VENTILATION AND HIGH VOLTAGE BATTERY CHARGING CANNOT BE SELECTED. The F60 PHEV has a feature within the climate control menu in the CID which enables setting the future departure/start time for: Parked car ven

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December 1, 2018 020000 SUSPENSION

GROANING/SQUEAKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT OF THE VEHICLE. A groaning and/or squeaking noise from the front axle occurs when turning at low speeds or idle.

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February 1, 2016 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SI M11 01 16 February 2016 Engine Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI M11 01 16 dated February 2016.. The upper crankshaft guide bearing may wear out prematurely. The wear on the guide bearing can cause the cl

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September 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

?CONNECTEDDRIVE/MINI ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION. ConnectedDrive/MINI Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. This Service Information bulletin is being published because vehicles are down for an extended period of

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September 1, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

?CONNECTEDDRIVE/MINI ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION. ConnectedDrive/MINI Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. This Service Information bulletin is being published because vehicles are down for an extended period of

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September 1, 2018 134000 VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

?RATTLE NOISE FROM SUNROOF WHILE CLOSED. When driving over rough road surfaces, a rattle noise is present from the roof when the sunroof is closed. Grease was not correctly applied to the sunroof mechanism during production.

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September 1, 2018 162900 STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

?RATTLE NOISE FROM SUNROOF WHILE CLOSED. When driving over rough road surfaces, a rattle noise is present from the roof when the sunroof is closed. Grease was not correctly applied to the sunroof mechanism during production.

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September 1, 2018 220000 SEATS

?SEAT HEATING DOES NOT GET SUFFICIENTLY WARM. The seat heating in the sports seat may not heat up sufficiently Software error in the climate control panel (IHKA)

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September 1, 2018 221700 SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:SEAT HEATER/COOLER

?SEAT HEATING DOES NOT GET SUFFICIENTLY WARM. The seat heating in the sports seat may not heat up sufficiently Software error in the climate control panel (IHKA)

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September 1, 2018 162500 STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

?TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS. Customer inquires about tailgate opening process, mentioning: * Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. * Trunk/tailgate may open while the vehicle is in motion. * Vehicle key trunk/tailgate button

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September 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

?SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE DME CONTROL UNIT. The damaged Digital Motor Electronics (DME) control unit may fail. The printed circuit board may be damaged due to a fault in the production of the DME control unit

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September 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

?SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE DME CONTROL UNIT. The damaged Digital Motor Electronics (DME) control unit may fail. The printed circuit board may be damaged due to a fault in the production of the DME control unit

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February 1, 2018 140000 AIR BAGS

AIRBAG INDICATOR LIGHT REMAINS ON AFTER SEAT OCCUPANCY MAT REPLACEMENT.

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February 1, 2018 123000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

SERVICE ACTION REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly; oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps; causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light ass

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February 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

ENGINE VIBRATIONS OR NOISE. One of the following complaints may be reported: The engine runs erratically; The engine causes vibrations when running; Grinding noise from the engine compartment when engine is running.

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February 1, 2016 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI M84 01 14 dated November 2014. SUBJECT Bluetooth Connection Failures. There are various connectivity failures with the following devices: z Apple iPhones z Samsung S6 and the S6 Edge. Connect

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February 1, 2016 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI M84 01 14 dated November 2014. SUBJECT Bluetooth Connection Failures. There are various connectivity failures with the following devices: z Apple iPhones z Samsung S6 and the S6 Edge. Connect

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February 1, 2016 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SI M65 01 16 February 2016 Audio, Navigation, Monitors, Alarms, SRS Technical Service SUBJECT XM Satellite Radio Reception. Currently Satellite Radio is provided by SiriusXM for MINI customers. Satellite radio is broadcast from two differen

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February 1, 2016 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

SI M65 01 16 February 2016 Audio, Navigation, Monitors, Alarms, SRS Technical Service SUBJECT XM Satellite Radio Reception. Currently Satellite Radio is provided by SiriusXM for MINI customers. Satellite radio is broadcast from two differen

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February 1, 2016 010000 STEERING

This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI M61 01 15 dated February 2015. SUBJECT Noise from Steering Column Switch Center when Turning. The customer states that there is a grating or scraping noise when the steering wheel is turned. T

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February 1, 2016 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI M61 01 15 dated February 2015. SUBJECT Noise from Steering Column Switch Center when Turning. The customer states that there is a grating or scraping noise when the steering wheel is turned. T

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January 1, 2016 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

SI M84 02 15 Communication Systems SUBJECT HU-B: Bluetooth Connection Fails Sporadically . Page 1 of 2 January 2016 Technical Service The Bluetooth system works intermittently. One or more of the following scenarios may occur: ? Bluetoot

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June 1, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

Air Conditioning Refrigerant R1234yf Introduction. INFORMATION Several precautions need to be observed when working on automotive air conditioning systems: Always wear eye protection and gloves while handling refrigerant or servicing air c

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June 1, 2016 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

Air Conditioning Refrigerant R1234yf Introduction. INFORMATION Several precautions need to be observed when working on automotive air conditioning systems: Always wear eye protection and gloves while handling refrigerant or servicing air c

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June 1, 2016 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

The Clock in the Instrument Cluster Loses time This Service Information Bulletin supersedes SI M62 05 15 dated June 2016. The time displayed in the instrument cluster (KOMBI) may lose a few minutes each week and the clock needs to be adjust

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June 1, 2016 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

The Clock in the Instrument Cluster Loses time This Service Information Bulletin supersedes SI M62 05 15 dated June 2016. The time displayed in the instrument cluster (KOMBI) may lose a few minutes each week and the clock needs to be adjust

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June 1, 2016 350000 EQUIPMENT

VANOS AND VANOS CENTRAL BOLT IDENTIFICATION. INFORMATION Replacing the VANOS gear central bolts or the VANOS gear will require a component inspection when the engine assembly has been previously replaced in one of the vehicles listed above.

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January 1, 2017 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

?Technical Service ERRONEOUS CID MENU ENTRY- ‘IMPORT JOURNEY’. ?Import Journey (USB)? submenu item in the Stored Journeys menu of the Navigation system is not working.

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January 1, 2017 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

?Technical Service ERRONEOUS CID MENU ENTRY- ‘IMPORT JOURNEY’. ?Import Journey (USB)? submenu item in the Stored Journeys menu of the Navigation system is not working.

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January 1, 2017 130000 VISIBILITY

?Front Windshield Wiper Noises. Customer complains wipers are noisy or chattering during wiper operation.

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January 1, 2017 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

?ENGINE MAY RUN ROUGH AFTER MSA ENGINE RESTART. Unfavorable DME software. Program and recode the vehicle using the latest version of ISTA.

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January 1, 2017 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

?ENGINE MAY RUN ROUGH AFTER MSA ENGINE RESTART. Unfavorable DME software. Program and recode the vehicle using the latest version of ISTA.

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May 1, 2016 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

Collision warning and Pedestrian Warning Failed. While driving, a Check Control Message (CCM) is displayed advising of the following: Front collision warning failed Pedestrian detection failed The following fault code is stored in the KAFAS

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October 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

STATIONARY CLIMATE CONTROL NOT WORKING AFTER CHARGING PROCEDURE. After the high voltage (HV) charging procedure, the stationary climate control (aka preconditioning) does not work. This is part of the normal design. There is no fault or def

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October 1, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

STATIONARY CLIMATE CONTROL NOT WORKING AFTER CHARGING PROCEDURE. After the high voltage (HV) charging procedure, the stationary climate control (aka preconditioning) does not work. This is part of the normal design. There is no fault or def

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October 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

THE DISPLAY GOES BLACK, THE ENGINE CAN BE SWITCHED OFF ONLY VIA THE EMERGENCY-OFF.. * On board computer and navigation system goes black or resets. * The engine can only be switched off by pressing the START/STOP button three times (Emergen

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October 1, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

THE DISPLAY GOES BLACK, THE ENGINE CAN BE SWITCHED OFF ONLY VIA THE EMERGENCY-OFF.. * On board computer and navigation system goes black or resets. * The engine can only be switched off by pressing the START/STOP button three times (Emergen

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October 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

RATTLE NOISE FROM SUNSHADE WHILE DRIVING. With either of the sunshades fully opened, there is a rattle noise present when driving over rough road surfaces The sunshade is contacting the roof liner trim.

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October 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TRUNK OPEN MESSAGE ON CLUSTER. Check Control Message (CCM) “Trunk Open” message is displayed. Trunk is closed and latched. Improper attachment of trunk lock connector.

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October 1, 2018 162700 STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

TRUNK OPEN MESSAGE ON CLUSTER. Check Control Message (CCM) “Trunk Open” message is displayed. Trunk is closed and latched. Improper attachment of trunk lock connector.

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October 1, 2018 160000 STRUCTURE

RATTLE NOISE FROM THE TAILGATE. There is a rattle noise present from the lower right area of the tailgate, heard from inside the vehicle. Refer to the video link demonstrating the noise: https://tinyurl.com/yaqqhvev An unused electrical plu

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January 1, 2018 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

NO AUDIO PLAYBACK AFTER REPLACING THE HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 (HU-H2): After replacing the Head Unit High (HU-H2) and performing ISTA4 programming there is no audio playback.

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January 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

CREAKING NOISE FROM THE LOWER ENGINE AREA: During load reversal or taking off from a stop there is a creaking or droning noise heard from the lower engine area

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January 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

FAULT 118002 – MIXTURE TOO RICH SETS DURING WINTER WITH COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES: The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on with the following fault stored in the DME.

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September 1, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

NAVIGATION PRO (NBT EVO) MAP UPDATE NOT POSSIBLE, NAVIGATION DOES NOT START. A. Navigation system will not start at all or the “Navigation system starts” message is permanently displayed. B. While attempting to update the Navigation syst
M

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December 1, 2016 100000 POWER TRAIN

Service Action: B38 Engine – Check and Replace Crankshaft Guide Bearing. The upper crankshaft guide bearing may wear out prematurely. The wear on the guide bearing can cause the clutch pedal to malfunction during shifting. The Engine Malfun

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December 1, 2016 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

Service Action: B38 Engine – Check and Replace Crankshaft Guide Bearing. The upper crankshaft guide bearing may wear out prematurely. The wear on the guide bearing can cause the clutch pedal to malfunction during shifting. The Engine Malfun

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August 1, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

ERRONEOUS SERVICE INCLUSIVE CBS DISPLAY. After pre-delivery check or after instrument cluster exchange, MINI Service Inclusive is displayed although the vehicle does not feature the optional Service Inclusive coverage. Instrument Cluster di

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August 1, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE INTEGRATED SUPPLY MODULE. The integrated supply module installed at production may not meet the service life quality requirements. This could cause the engine not to start.

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June 1, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

NOISE FROM HEAD AIR BAG. During low outdoor temperatures, with the doors and windows closed, a metallic whirring noise is detected in the area of the head air bag (HPS).

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June 1, 2017 350000 EQUIPMENT

NOISE FROM HEAD AIR BAG. During low outdoor temperatures, with the doors and windows closed, a metallic whirring noise is detected in the area of the head air bag (HPS).

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June 1, 2017 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

MIL ACTIVE – EME FC 222F96. Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) is illuminated. Electrical Machine Electronics (EME) has stored fault code FC 222F96. CC Message “Malfunction Indicator Lamp” (CCM ID:34) is displayed.

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May 1, 2018 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when:

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May 1, 2018 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when:

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May 1, 2018 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

NAVIGATION SYSTEM HAS MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for instance:

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May 1, 2018 118000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

NAVIGATION SYSTEM HAS MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for instance:

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May 1, 2018 111000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

SME FCS 21F156 21F1F7: The following codes are saved in the battery management electronics (SME) fault memory:

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May 1, 2018 160000 STRUCTURE

PAINT ON THE B-PILLAR IS SCRATCHED/DAMAGED: The paint finish of the door jamb (above the door striker) is scratched due to the inner door cavity window seal.

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May 1, 2018 162300 STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

PAINT ON THE B-PILLAR IS SCRATCHED/DAMAGED: The paint finish of the door jamb (above the door striker) is scratched due to the inner door cavity window seal.

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May 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

THE ENGINE STARTER INTERMITTENTLY DOES NOT CRANK OVER: The engine will not start, either consistently or intermittently.

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May 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

THE ENGINE STARTER INTERMITTENTLY DOES NOT CRANK OVER: The engine will not start, either consistently or intermittently.

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May 1, 2018 100000 POWER TRAIN

JCW ENGINE TUNING KIT – ENGINE LOSS OF POWER IN STOP-AND-GO DRIVING: The engine may lose power if the vehicle is decelerated, in gear, to a near stop and then accelerated again.

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May 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

JCW ENGINE TUNING KIT – ENGINE LOSS OF POWER IN STOP-AND-GO DRIVING: The engine may lose power if the vehicle is decelerated, in gear, to a near stop and then accelerated again.

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June 1, 2018 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

FOUL, MUSTY ODOR FROM HVAC: WET FOOTWELL CARPET: The customer reports one, or both, of the following:

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June 1, 2018 100000 POWER TRAIN

HIGH VOLTAGE SYSTEM: ISOLATION FAULTS: The Check Control message (CCM), “Powertrain malfunction!” is displayed.

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July 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

PHONE CONTACTS: HEADUNIT BASIC 2 SORTING ORDER: Improper sorting of phone contacts, in the on-board computer or in the Central Information Display (CID), upon connecting to the vehicle:

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July 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

THE DISPLAY GOES BLACK, VEHICLE DOESNT START AGAIN AFTER SWITCHING THE ENGINE OFF.: On board computer and navigation system goes black or resets.

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July 1, 2018 132000 VISIBILITY:GLASS, SIDE/REAR

CONVERTIBLE TOP REAR WINDOW DAMAGE: When opening the convertible top, the rear window and the luggage compartment cover or convertible top linkage collide causing damage to the rear window.

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June 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

COMPONENT PROTECTION ACTIVE. HEAD UNITS CANNOT BE SWAPPED BETWEEN VEHICLES FOR TESTING.

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June 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

NAVIGATION SYSTEM HAS MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for instance:

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March 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

SERVICE ACTION: REWORKING THE SOFT TOP BOW BEARING: The adjusting element interferes with the soft top and it may or may not cause chafing of the convertible top fabric at the c-pillar area as shown below.

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March 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

ROUGH RUNNING WITH VARIOUS VANOS FAULTS: The check engine light is illuminated and the vehicle may run rough.

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March 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

JCW ENGINE TUNING KIT SHOULD NOT BE PROGRAM WITH ISTA 4.10.1X: Vehicles with the John Cooper Works (JCW) Tuning Kit should not be programmed with ISTA 4.10.1x.

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March 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

NOISE COMING FROM OIL FILTER AREA AFTER A COLD START: repeating fizzing noise may be heard from the engine oil filter area after a cold start.

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March 1, 2018 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

NOISE COMING FROM OIL FILTER AREA AFTER A COLD START: repeating fizzing noise may be heard from the engine oil filter area after a cold start.

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March 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

BUZZING NOISE FROM VALVETRONIC MOTOR BEFORE OR AFTER ENGINE OPERATION: Buzzing noise may be heard from the Valvetronic motor when the vehicle is unlocked, before the engine is started, or after engine is turned off.

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March 1, 2018 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

BUZZING NOISE FROM VALVETRONIC MOTOR BEFORE OR AFTER ENGINE OPERATION: Buzzing noise may be heard from the Valvetronic motor when the vehicle is unlocked, before the engine is started, or after engine is turned off.

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March 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

BLUETOOTH AND USB AUDIO PLAYBACK FUNCTIONS MISSING – IPHONE: aylists, song titles, etc. from iPhone do not display on Head Unit Basic 2.

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March 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

NBT-EVO NEXT GENERATION NAVIGATION PROFESSIONAL: HEAD UNIT CANNOT BE SWAPPED BETWEEN VEHICLES FOR TESTING. COMPONENT PROTECTION ACTIVE: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle the

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March 1, 2018 353500 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

NBT-EVO NEXT GENERATION NAVIGATION PROFESSIONAL: HEAD UNIT CANNOT BE SWAPPED BETWEEN VEHICLES FOR TESTING. COMPONENT PROTECTION ACTIVE: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle the

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March 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE LIGHT ELECTRONICS CONTROL MODULES ON BOTH SIDES: The FLE (Front Light Electronic) module on both sides malfunctions.

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March 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE LEFT FRONT LIGHT ELECTRONICS CONTROL MODULE: The FLE_L (Front Light Electronic _ Left) module – left side malfunctions.

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February 1, 2018 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

HEAD UNIT HIGH RESETS WITH CONNECTION OF IPHONE 8, IPHONE 8 PLUS OR IPHONE X

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February 1, 2018 091200 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

FUEL GAUGE ERRONEOUS DISPLAY: Vehicle runs out of fuel but the instrument cluster still displays fuel remaining in the tank.

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February 1, 2018 110100 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:HORN

HORN DOES NOT WORK: Horn operation is difficult or impossible.

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February 1, 2018 100000 POWER TRAIN

AISIN AUTOMATIC TRANSMISISON: RIGHT SIDE OUTPUT SHAFT SEAL REPLACEMENT

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April 1, 2018 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

PREMATURE REAR BRAKE WEAR: ehicles with total mileage below approx. 12,500 may experience premature wear of the rear brakes.

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April 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE (PWS)

DRIVE WARNING CCM MESSAGES: Check Control Massages (CCM) displayed:

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April 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when:

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April 1, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when:

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April 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

IPHONE: CALL LIST MISSING AFTER RESTART: The call list from iPhone 8 or iPhone X, that is displayed, is missing after cycling the ignition.

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April 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

IPHONE: CALL LIST MISSING AFTER RESTART: The call list from iPhone 8 or iPhone X, that is displayed, is missing after cycling the ignition.

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April 1, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

IPHONE: CALL LIST MISSING AFTER RESTART: The call list from iPhone 8 or iPhone X, that is displayed, is missing after cycling the ignition.

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April 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

CHECK CONTROL STATES REMOTE KEY IS MISSING WHEN THE KEY IS LOCATED IN THE VEHICLE: Only vehicles that have been programmed with ISTA 4.10.1x and I-level 18-03-511 or 18-03-512.

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April 1, 2018 350000 EQUIPMENT

CHECK CONTROL STATES REMOTE KEY IS MISSING WHEN THE KEY IS LOCATED IN THE VEHICLE: Only vehicles that have been programmed with ISTA 4.10.1x and I-level 18-03-511 or 18-03-512.

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April 1, 2018 353000 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

CHECK CONTROL STATES REMOTE KEY IS MISSING WHEN THE KEY IS LOCATED IN THE VEHICLE: Only vehicles that have been programmed with ISTA 4.10.1x and I-level 18-03-511 or 18-03-512.

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April 1, 2018 117000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

INSTRUMENT CLUSTER OUTSIDE TEMPERATURE DISPLAY IMPLAUSIBLE: In the Instrument Cluster (Kombi) display you may observe an implausible outside temperature reading.

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April 1, 2018 100000 POWER TRAIN

HIGH VOLTAGE SYSTEM: ISOLATION FAULTS: The Check Control message (CCM), “Powertrain malfunction!” is displayed.

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April 1, 2018 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

HIGH VOLTAGE SYSTEM: ISOLATION FAULTS: The Check Control message (CCM), “Powertrain malfunction!” is displayed.

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February 1, 2018 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

DME FAULT CODE CDC203: One or more of the following Check Control messages (CCM) is displayed:

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February 1, 2018 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

BUZZING NOISE FROM VALVETRONIC MOTOR BEFORE OR AFTER ENGINE OPERATION: Buzzing noise may be heard from the Valvetronic motor when the vehicle is unlocked, before the engine is started, or after engine is turned off.

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