Why mini cooper s overheats after changing the timing chain? What can be the real problem here? The engine is running smooth after few km drive yellow alarm comes on and then red?????

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Asked by Jan 07, 2014 at 09:52 AM about the 2007 MINI Cooper S

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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it may be as simple as purging the air from coolent system is your check engine light on does it have the same power it had before you did the work

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Thank you Bruce. NO the only light that comes on is the temperature one. I am really uncertain with power. So how do I bleed the system

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there should be a bleeder screw near thermostat housing do you know for a fact that it is overheating or could it be in the sensor how long does it take for light to come on

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About 8 minutes the lights cimes on amd cuts off the engine. All I need now are the points of bleeding the coooling system. Anyone with the picture and clear location??

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