2010-2012 Mini Clubman, Cooper, Countryman Visor Issue


CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin:

  • 2010 Mini Clubman
  • 2011 Mini Clubman
  • 2012 Mini Clubman
  • 2010 Mini Cooper
  • 2011 Mini Cooper
  • 2012 Mini Cooper
  • 2010 Mini Countryman
  • 2011 Mini Countryman
  • 2012 Mini Countryman

The problem: When opening the sun visor, the pivot pins bind. This is due to the spring tension being too great, causing weak pivot pins to break.

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Corrective action: Dealers will replace both sun visors.

Warranty info: This service bulletin is being done free of charge under Mini’s new-vehicle or extended warranty, whichever applies.

What owners should do: Call your local dealer with your vehicle’s identification number to determine if it’s involved in this service campaign. You can also call Mini at 866-275-6464 or NHTSA at 888-327-4236. Reference TSB No. M510113.

Need to find a dealer for service? Go to Service & Repair to find a local dealer.

Editor’s note: This is only one of dozens of service bulletins issued each month by automakers. Please check your automaker’s website to see if your vehicle has any service bulletins pending.

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