Before you dive into winter driving, you should have your car checked by a professional so you don’t get stranded on the road.
One of the most common parts to deteriorate on the Mini Cooper are the engine mounts. The rubber that is contained within the mounts becomes brittle, and brakes. A broken engine mount will cause a lot of problems.
As the pictures can attest to it the top engine mount looks intact, the one below is broken in pieces; they are from a Mercedes-Benz.
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The broken fallen apart pulley is from a Mini Cooper S JCW which caused multiple drive ability issues, owner thought the supercharger is seized, lucky it wasn’t.
Off the track, Cooper created the possibility of a vehicle meant for the road, but with the heart of a race car. This came together in a Mini Cooper S Hatchback. Continue Reading…