Is the Mini Cooper Reliable? The 2021 Mini Cooper has a predicted reliability score of 79 out of 100. A J.D. Power predicted reliability score of 91-100 is considered the Best, 81-90 is Great, 70-80 is Average, and 0-69 is Fair and considered below average.
What is high mileage for Mini Cooper S?
Firstly, It depends upon how well the previous owner treated the car, As long as the previous owner took care of it and did the regular maintainance, For R53, It can range from 75k to 150k.
Does Mini Cooper S take premium gas?
The MINI Cooper uses regular unleaded gasoline with an octane rating of 87 or higher. I recommend always getting the highest octane rating that You can afFord. The higher the octane the cleaner the burn in the engine.
Can you drive with a noisy timing chain?
If you drive it under those conditions you are taking a massive risk. If or when it snaps you will cause or it will cause so much damage to your engine, its not worth waiting or playing that game with a timing chain, my sister did that once and the repair ended up costing more than his car.