MINI is a British automobile company founded in 1969 and has been owned by BMW since 2000. Known for their distinctive, small vehicles, the MINI is the original inspiration behind the mini-skirt. The MINI has since expanded to offer larger four-door options and continues to work on the MINI E, a totally electric car with zero emissions.
Even with beloved brands, such as MINI, issues will occur. If your MINI has undergone repair with no solutions, you may have purchased a lemon vehicle, and therefore you could be entitled to protective measures. California State and Federal laws may provide the consumer with cash or replacement compensation. Consumers residing in California’s Oakland Alameda County area should contact Kaufman & Kavicky, LLP for a consultation.
Common MINI Defects
- Leaks from the water pump
- Excessive noise from movement of the timing chain
- Transmission issues
- Failure of the clutch
- Loss of power steering resulting in potential crash
- Malfunction of electric door locks
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MINI vehicles have experienced their share of recalls, including those related to the massive Takata airbag recall. Models MINI Cooper S, MINI Cooper S Hardtop, and MINI John Works Hardtop were recalled as they did not meet standards for back seat passengers when involved in a side crash. The MINI Cooper Clubman and Cooper S Clubman were recalled in 2017 for a faulty turn signal causing the brake bumper light to go out thus increasing risk of a crash.
Help With Your Lemon Vehicle
Consumers living in the Oakland Alameda County area of California who experience these or other concerns over their vehicle should contact Kaufman & Kavicky, LLP. If your vehicle has undergone repair without resolution, you may be entitled to relief from either the Federal or California State Lemon Law.