When to replace the Brake Discs on your MINI MINI
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Disc : 50000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
MINI Hatchback (R50, R53) One, MINI Convertible (R52) One

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake discs / front brake rotors on MINI COOPER 1 (R50, R52) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: brake discs – Mini R50, R53. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 16
Hex bit no.H7.
Torx bit T30
Wheel impact socket #17
Tap wrench
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Rubber mallet
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Discs for Hatchback (R50, R53) and other MINI models
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Brake Disc
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MINI Hatchback (R50, R53) One
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Disc on MINI Convertible (R52) One
MINI Convertible (R52) One
Replacement: brake discs – Mini R50, R53. Tip:
  • Replace the brake disks on the car Mini R50, R53 in complete set for each axis. Regardless of the state of components. This will ensure even braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both brake disks on the same axle.
  • When changing the brake discs, always replace the brake pads.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: brake discs – Mini R50, R53. Take the following steps:
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