My son has difficulty pumping gas into his 2009 Mini Cooper at all gas stations. It keeps cutting off. What might be causing the problem?


Asked by Aug 29, 2014 at 11:37 PM about the 2009 MINI Cooper Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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The gas tank vent is plugged up. It's a common problem with this car.

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