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I have a 2003 plate mini cooper,and it keeps over heating,ive had themostat changhed also taken it to loads of different garages no one seems to no why its doin it,1 said it was the fan so changed that but still doin it!it seems im not the only one whos havin problems with minis over heating

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Does the fan cut in when engine is hot? if not you need to check the fuse for the fan, if fuse ok you need to check fan sensor, if thats ok it is possible the radiator is chocked or the impeller has broken up on the water pump, let me know how you get on
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