MINI 2002-05

Removal & Installation

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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Drain the cooling system.
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  5. Remove the front bumper trim.
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  7. Remove the outside air temperature sensor cable.
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  9. Remove the front bumper trim carrier.
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  11. Remove oil cooler, if equipped.
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  13. Remove the upper radiator hose.
    NOTE
    It is not necessary to discharge the air conditioning system.

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  15. Detach the condenser and lift it free of the retaining lugs.
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  17. Remove lower radiator hose.
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  19. Remove the radiator retaining pins.
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  21. Tilt the radiator forward and disconnect the fan relay wiring harness.
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  23. Remove the radiator.
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To install:

  1. Install the radiator.
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  3. Install the fan relay wiring harness.
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  5. Install the lower radiator hose.
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  7. Set the condenser in place and attach.
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  9. Install the upper radiator hose.
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  11. Install the oil cooler, if equipped.
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  13. Install the front bumper trim carrier.
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  15. Install the outside air temperature sensor cable.
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  17. Install the front bumper trim.
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  19. Fill and vent the cooling system.
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  21. Start the engine and check for leaks.
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