The MINI Cooper Service Manual: 2002-2006 is a comprehensive source of service information and specifications for MINI Cooper models from 2002 to 2006. This manual supersedes our previous 2002-2004 manual with two more model years of coverage, including new repair information for the convertible and the 2005 facelift. Eight problems related to automatic transmission have been reported for the 2002 Mini Cooper. The most recently reported issues are listed below. Please also check out the statistics and reliability analysis of the 2002 Mini Cooper based on all problems reported for the 2002 Cooper.
Mini. Manual transmissions have been unavailable on Minis sold in North America for several months, but they're coming back soon on The BMW brand has many stick-shift loyalists among its customers, especially buyers of the Cooper Hardtop S, which has a 45 percent take rate for the six-speed manual.