2011 and 2012 BMW and MINI Cooper Recall

May 2019: Last year BMW recalled 47,806 select 2011 and 2012 BMW, Mini Cooper (and Rolls Royce) vehicles because of potential fire hazard. Apparently the auxiliary water pump could fail, and this in turn could cause a circuit board to overheat. Overheating can be so sever as to potentially cause a fire. If your vehicle…

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MINI of San Francisco is closing as of April 30th, 2019

We have sad news for MINI Cooper enthusiasts – the MINI of SF is closing as of April 30th. Both the dealership and the service department will close permanently. Another San Francisco institution falls by the wayside, swept aside by the inexorable march of big development in the heart of the City. On the positive…

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