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How to change the engine oil and filter on a Mini Cooper, Cooper S and One (2014 to 2018)

Do you need to change the engine oil and oil filter on your Mini Cooper, Cooper S or Mini One (2014 to 2018 models) but don't know where to start? This video tutorial shows you step-by-step how to do it!

The video was filmed in our workshop where we strip down and rebuild every car when producing our world-famous car repair manuals. Our 2014 to 2018 Mini manual contains 20 more videos like this one, and covers 14 to 18 reg plates for the  following models: 

Petrol:
Mini One 1.2 litre (1198cc) 3-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper 1.2 litre (1198cc) 3-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper S 1.2 litre (1198cc) 3-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini One 1.5 litre (1499cc) 3-cyl turbo(March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper 1.5 litre (1499cc) 3-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper S 1.5 litre (1499cc) 3-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini One 2.0 litre (1998cc) 4-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper 2.0 litre (1998cc) 4-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper S 2.0 litre (1998cc) 4-cyl turbo (March 2014 - 2018)

Diesel:
Mini One 1.5 litre (1496cc) 3-cyl (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper 1.5 litre (1496cc) 3-cyl (March 2014 - 2018)
Mini Cooper S 1.5 litre (1496cc) 3-cyl (March 2014 - 2018)

Note: Our manual dDoes NOT cover 2.0 litre turbo-diesel, or Clubman, Countryman, Convertible, or John Cooper Works (JCW) versions. It also does NOT cover ‘Mk 2’-based models (Paceman, Roadster, Coupe) or facelifted ‘Mk 3’ range introduced March 2018.

You can get our Mini Cooper, Cooper S or Mini One manual here, in both digital or print: https://haynes.com/en-gb/mini/cooper/2014-2018

Videos that come with the online manual include:

  • Air filter change
  • Alternator replacement
  • Auxiliary belt replacement
  • Battery removal & replacement
  • Coolant pump replacement
  • Coolant replacement
  • Driveshaft removal and installation
  • Engine oil and filter change
  • Fluid level checks
  • Front brake pads replacement
  • Fuel pump replacement
  • Front suspension strut replacement
  • Headlight bulbs replacement
  • Manual transmission oil change
  • Pollen filter replacement
  • Rear brake pads replacement
  • Rear light cluster bulbs replacement
  • Rear shock absorber replacement
  • Spark plug replacement
  • Starter motor replacement
  • Wiper blade replacement