MINI Cooper 1st Gen Specifications & General Maintenance
This section features General articles to help you understand your MINI Cooper 1st Gen. We have important information, like your car's scheduled maintenance and how to deactivate the anti-theft system, in guides and diagnostics. Learn about aftermarket and performance modifications, too.
Top 5 Performance Modifications
Take your Mini and make it big where it counts.
How to Clean Your Engine Bay
Looking to clean your engine bay the right way?
How to Clean Foggy Headlights
Do your headlights look foggy?
Learn your car's language.
Fuse Box Diagram
Get to know your fuses.
How to Wash, Wax and Detail Your Car
Want to learn how to properly wash, wax, and detail your Mini Cooper?
How to Jack Up Your Car
Put your Mini up in the air like you actually care.
Recalls and TSBs
Looking for a list of recalls and technical service bulletins associated with the first generation Mini Cooper?
There's a code on your Mini that can tell you so much.
How to Maximize Your MPG
Who doesn't want better fuel economy?
5 Tips to Keep Your Car Running for a Long Time
Insider info for your Mini Cooper.
General Information and Recommended Maintenance Schedule
Get to know your Mini Cooper.
How to Fix Key Fob that Won't Lock/Unlock
Is your key fob not responding to your commands?