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I have a 2010 Mini S. The engine will crank strong but won't…

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I have a 2010 Mini Cooper S. The engine will crank strong but won't start. I changed the cam sensor and cleaned the mass air flow sensor and it still won't start. I am getting spark in all 4 plugs and I believe I am getting gas. Any ideas

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the engine stall right after starting? And what about hesitation or jerking during acceleration?

Won't start

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your MINI yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes

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BMW Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 10 months ago
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BMW Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 10 months ago

Hey how are you

we need correct fuel pressure and correct spark to start

lets check, spray starting fluid inside the intake or tb body does start and die in few secs ?

do you have a capable scanner to retrieved min fault codes ?

why the cam was changed was it based on fault code # retrieved ?

when you trun switch from off to on or start ,when you press button to on if you have push start ,you should hear fuel pump buzz, run for few secs to prime fuel rail does it ?

if no spark , ckp sensor needs replaced usually not cam sensor unless we had a cam sensor fault ?

is there a secuirty light flashing on dash ?

do you have one or 2 keys for it ?

lets start her and we go from there

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

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