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File: April 2015

Replacement alternator belt at 58,000 miles
5 April 2015 - Filed under: Repairs + Servicing

Replacement alternator belt as MINI flagged it as starting to perish during the service. I had to remove quite a lot of car to get to it: The old belt was certainly showing some signs of age: North Oxford MINI quoted around £100 to perform the belt swap, this is seems quite reasonable. The OE part cost […]

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Final TLC service at 58,000 miles
2 April 2015 - Filed under: Servicing

Final TLC XL service at North Oxford MINI, all covered under the service pack with the exception of a brake fluid change which cost £64. The service packs have kept regular servicing costs remarkably low during our ownership.

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