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Starts run for min than dies. Pth. 2001. Just starting it…

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Starts run for min...

Starts run for min than dies

Mechanic's Assistant: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?

Yes pth

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your MINI?

2001

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

Just starting it over and over this is the second time it's done last time it came out of it

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

The torch converter has not locked in over drive then the next day it was just fine

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Mercury
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
The torch converter wasn't lockk ing up in overdrive
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1/13/2018
Mercury Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 7 months ago
Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
Category: Mercury
Satisfied Customers: 5,801
Experience: Owner at Carolina Auto Service & Sales , 20 years Experience in Foreign & Domestic vehicles
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Mercury Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 7 months ago

Hey how are you ,I will Try to Help you with This Issue

what is the mileage on it now ?

do you have a capable scanner to read tcm and ecm module faults ?

has trans been serviced ever ?

has it been slipping or delay gear engagement ,especially when it gets hot

lets start here and we go from there

If you do not mind me asking are you looking for the most possible causes and taking it to a repair shop or you are repairing it yourself and you need step by step instructions
Please Let Me Know
Thank You
Chad Farhat
ASE Certified Technician

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