2010 Mini Hardtop Mini Hardtop 2010

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2010 Mini Hardtop repairs by problem area

Engine (51%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (3%)

Brakes and Traction Control (2%)

Suspension and Steering (4%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (17%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (17%)

Other (4%)

Chart based on 90 repairs.
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2010 Mini Hardtop 2dr Hatch

turbocharged 172hp 1.6L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

32000 mi Hood release bracket deformed and cable popped out of the holder when pulling hard to release hood. had to use pliers to hold cable end to open hood. Bent bracket back into shape and used coat hanger wire to keep it in place properly. Poor. 

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2010 Mini Hardtop 2dr Hatch

turbocharged 172hp 1.6L I4 6-speed manual FWD

75300 mi

US $400
Hood release cable broke 
10000 mi Passenger seat back release handle wouldn't retract fully. Spring reconnected by dealer. Problem solved. 

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2010 Mini Hardtop 2dr Hatch

118-horsepower 1.6L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic FWD

92000 mi Bonnet release malfunction 

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2010 Mini Hardtop Other Problems

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