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Mini Cooper Engine Removal

Here is a link to the video you should watch before this one on Mini Front End Removal: https://youtu.be/2RfQsOwBZHk

I believe this information will also apply to other Mini Coopers of similar vintage.

The main take away here is to work carefully and methodically. Keep all your parts and fasteners organized. This will make reassembly much easier.

I had some help with editing on this one from Javan Hovind.

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Tools

Hose Clamp Tool Set: https://www.jbtoolsales.com/otc-4496-5-piece-hose-clamp-pliers-set#oid=1002_1

Milwaukee 1/2” Impact: https://www.milwaukeetool.com/Products/Power-Tools/Fastening/Impact-Wrenches/2863-22

Milwaukee 3/8": https://www.milwaukeetool.com/Products/Power-Tools/Fastening/Ratchets/2557-20

Ingersoll Rand 3/8" Impact: https://www.jbtoolsales.com/ingersoll-rand-w5132-k12-iqv20-3-8-drive-impactool-bl2022-kit#oid=1002_1

Hose Pliers: https://www.jbtoolsales.com/sunex-3703-3-pc-11-hose-gripper-pliers-set#oid=1002_1

Body Clip Tool (Used on Shift Linkage): https://www.jbtoolsales.com/atd-tools-8576-3-pc-body-clip-removal-tool-set#oid=1002_1

ETorx: https://www.jbtoolsales.com/lisle-26280-external-torx-bit-socket-set-10-piece-e6-to-e20#oid=1002_1

Other videos in Mini Series (Links posted when available)

Introducing The Mini Series: https://youtu.be/Ajsk8kgafXg

2007-2013 Mini Cooper S (R56) Battery Replacement: https://youtu.be/3WpqmJT_Wc0

R56 Mini Carpet and Interior Removal: https://youtu.be/powCgE9Tx50

Carpet and Seat Installation R56 Mini Cooper: https://youtu.be/19BDsW4J7UE

Mini Cooper S (R56) Front End Removal: https://youtu.be/2RfQsOwBZHk

Mini Cooper Oil Leak Repairs (R56/N14): https://youtu.be/7MWiOnZxURw

Mini Cooper N14 Timing Chain Replacement:

Mini Cooper R56 Clutch Replacement:

Mini Cooper N14 Cylinder Head Removal:

Mini Rear Hatch Latch Repair:

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