Question about 2009 Mini Cooper

2 Answers

I have a mini cooper and would like to put it up

My friend has a mini cooper and would like to put it up for the winter and dont know exactly what to do can you advise me on that

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Mini Master
  • 6,982 Answers

Fill the gas tank and add fuel stabilizer to prevent condensation from forming in the tank. Run the engine so the stabilizer gets through the system, I add a small amount of marvel oil to fuel as well. Get an automatic battery tender and connect it to the battery (if you have available power) Change the engine oil (old oil has acids in it that are not good for the bearings). It is good to support the vehicle on cement blocks under the chassis to relieve pressure on the suspension but that is optional. If no power is available, remove the battery...there are systems that will eventually drain it if connected. Store the battery fully charged, in a place where it is not on a cement floor and is not brutally cold. Even with stabilizer, fuel will loose a lot of it's "punch" after 30 days so don't be upset if performance drops off for a while after getting it back on the road in Spring.

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

Testimonial: "thank you for the advise on this and hopefuly it will help my friend"

Ad
  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

  • Expert
  • 166 Answers

Replace your windshield wiper blades,
replace air conditioning filter,
have your brakes checked
see if is needed to replace engine coolant, check hoses and battery
and according to your milage replace:
air filter
spark plugs
fuel filter
oil and filter

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

Testimonial: "it is helpful but she didnt know if she had to start it during the winter or not "

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Where is the parcel shelf on a 2007 Mini Cooper


The parcel shelf is that flat area behind you head of the rear seat. Normally has speakers or junk on it. On hatch back cars it lifts up as you open the hatch.

Mar 28, 2013 | 2007 Mini Cooper S Convertible

1 Answer

Need to know where exactly is the IAT/MAF sensors on a 2004 Mini Cooper


You have a IAT and a MAP there is no MAF(Mass air flow).The MAP and IAT are one unit cansmo_12.jpg

Sep 13, 2011 | 2004 Mini Cooper

1 Answer

I.THINK.I'VE.RAN'OUT.OF.OIL.AND.DONT.KNOW.HOW.MUCH.TO.PUT.IN


Fill to the proper spects of the dip stick which tells you the proper oil level.......Hope this helps.

Oct 30, 2010 | 2004 Mini Cooper

2 Answers

Hi, i have a warning light on my mini cooper, its yellow with a exclamation mark inside two brackets, what does this mean.


either low tire pressure or brake warning. See pics below. If it's the brake warning, check your fluid level. If level is low, check for leaks at brakes, master cylinder, also clutch slave if you have manual trans. Let me know if you have questions.


98f3e31.jpg

Oct 24, 2010 | 2002 Mini Cooper

1 Answer

2006 Mini Cooper won't start.


Did you get an answer to this? My 2004 mini cooper did the EXACT same thing this past Saturday July 18th 2010

Jul 14, 2010 | 2006 Mini Cooper

1 Answer

Mini cooper 2006 a yellow light is showing i dont know why


Can you describe the light?
Could be the low tire warning, or perhaps your DSC is turned off... please clarify

Apr 27, 2010 | 2006 Mini Cooper

1 Answer

Where is the oil filter and is castrol sys. ok to use


I would check the Mobil 1 website, that car takes special oil. If you dont know where the filter is, better let someone else change the oil for you. Dont depend on these cheapy lube shops to put the right oil in. Do your homework and get the correct oil. I'm sure there are some Mini sites and groups you can refer to on the web.

Feb 06, 2010 | 2007 Mini Cooper Convertible

1 Answer

I am n need of help with mini key fob


  1. ruta de la banda del alternador

Jun 19, 2008 | 2003 Mini Cooper

1 Answer

Mini key fob


Sorry I dont. consult owners manual or cooper dealer service department.

Jun 19, 2008 | 2003 Mini Cooper

Not finding what you are looking for?
2009 Mini Cooper Logo

117 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Mini Experts

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22219 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76682 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8531 Answers

Are you a Mini Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...