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Second Service at 30,400 miles
20 April 2011 - Filed under: Servicing

Second service, required due to age rather than mileage. Along with the second brake fluid change. Service was covered by the TLC package, brake fluid wasn’t. Although at £56 Oxford MINI were nearly half the price of the BMW dealership I visited for a new tyre earlier in the month. Was given a Cooper D […]

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Replacement Sunroof at 24,800 miles
14 May 2010 - Filed under: Repairs

My sunroof had developed a slight rattle when in the tilt position. I took it into Oxford MINI expecting them to tighten or grease something. After a bit of prodding and poking they asked me to take a mechanic out for a short drive, he came to the conclusion that the entire roof mechanism was […]

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Delivery at 11,200 miles
29 January 2009 - Filed under: Servicing

Collected my first MINI today from North Oxford MINI. I took my time finding a MINI which suited both my requirements and budget, after some internet research, three test drives and a bit of haggling I settled on a 2007 Chilli Red Cooper with a rather extensive list of optional extras. The Cooper has had […]

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