2009 Mini Cooper S - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2009 Mini Cooper S

134 problems have been reported for the 2009 Mini Cooper S. The following chart shows the 13 most common problems for 2009 Mini Cooper S. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling with 74 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (16 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2009 Mini Cooper S

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2009 Mini Cooper S in 2009.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
5
  2018
6
  2017
10
  2016
10
  2015
24
  2014
23
  2013
25
  2012
16
  2011
10
  2010
4
  2009
1

small car iamge Compare the 2009 Mini Cooper S with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Mini Cooper S, the following table can be used to compare the 2009 Mini Cooper S with the Mini Cooper S from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2009 Cooper S is 134 while the average number of problems reported for the 17 model years of the Mini Cooper S is 116.

Table 3. Compare the 2009 Mini Cooper S with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Cooper S
1
  2017 Cooper S
3
  2016 Cooper S
3
  2015 Cooper S
6
  2014 Cooper S
14
  2013 Cooper S
13
  2012 Cooper S
9
  2011 Cooper S
26
  2010 Cooper S
65
  2009 Cooper S
134
  2008 Cooper S
187
  2007 Cooper S
295
  2006 Cooper S
234
  2005 Cooper S
374
  2004 Cooper S
269
  2003 Cooper S
249
  2002 Cooper S
105


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