2022 MINI Hardtop 2 Door Technology Features

The new 2022 MINI Hardtop 2 Door is packed with more technology than ever. The available Head-Up Display projects your speed and navigation directions onto the windshield so that you can keep your eyes on the road. And with the optional Enhanced USB and wireless charging, you can stay connected even on the go. The 8.8" touchscreen display features intuitive controls that make it easy to access your favorite features. Plus, with Apple Car Play® integration, you can use your iPhone to control music, make phone calls, and much more.

 

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2022 MINI Countryman Exterior Features

The all-new 2022 MINI Countryman has been completely redesigned with an array of new exterior features that are sure to turn heads. The grille has been optimized and is now available in a black piano finish. The headlamps have also been updated and are now LED units with a unique daytime running light signature. The tailgate has been raised and is now available with a spoiler for added aerodynamic efficiency.

?The wheels have been updated with new designs and finishes, and the color palette has been expanded to include a new Electric Blue metallic paint option. 

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Our Customers Asked - MINI of Charleston Responds: Are Summer Tires Better Than All-Season Tires?

Have you ever wondered if summer tires are better than all-season tires? Perhaps it's something you're pondering now that you need new tires. While summer tires provide excellent road grip, cornering, braking, and acceleration, all-season tires also provide excellent traction for wet surfaces. They are safe for a wide variety of conditions.

Typically, drivers around Charleston choose all-season tires for driving conditions such as snow, sleet and ice. And because the tires are safe for flexible temperatures. 

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Schedule an Alignment at MINI of Charleston

Routine maintenance is unavoidable when you own or lease a car. Falling behind on services like oil changes and brake inspections can end up costing you money in the long run and can even cause safety risks. A necessary service drivers near Charleston may forget about is the wheel alignment.

You may have heard this service called front-end alignment. No matter what name you use, it can be easy to overlook the need for an alignment. Proper alignment ensures your vehicle drives straight, 

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What is brake fluid?

Brake fluid is a liquid that is used in hydraulic brake systems. It transfers force from the brake pedal to the brake pads, which then apply pressure to the brake rotor and stop the vehicle. Without brake fluid, your car would not be able to stop!

Brake fluid is a hydraulic fluid that is used in brake systems. It is typically made from glycol or mineral oil, and it works by transferring force from the brake pedal to the brake pads. When you press down on the brake pedal, the fluid is forced through a small hole in the master…

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Applying Touch Up Paint

If you've ever had a minor scratch or dent on your car, you know the importance of touch up paint. Touch up paint can help hide these blemishes and keep your car looking its best. But applying touch up paint can be tricky - if you don't do it correctly, you could end up making the problem worse. In this article, we will walk you through the step-by-step process of applying touch up paint to your car.

- First, you will need to gather the following supplies: touch up paint, a clean cloth, and a small brush.

- Next, you will…

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What You Should Know About Hydroplaning from MINI of Charleston

Being a good driver means staying aware of your surroundings. Inclement weather requires even more vigilance. One danger to watch out for when it's raining is hydroplaning, which is when your vehicle slides and your tires leave the road's surface. They actually glide on a film of water on top of the road, making steering and braking a challenge.

You can avoid hydroplaning by making sure your tires are properly inflated and that they have good tread. Drive below the speed limit when it's raining so that you'll have better control of your vehicle.

 

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Roadtrip Safety

A road trip can be a great way to see the country and spend time with family and friends. However, it's important to make sure that you are taking the necessary precautions to stay safe while on the road.

Before you even hit the road, it's important to do some planning. First, you will want to make sure that your vehicle is in good working condition. This means having a reliable car with up-to-date registration and insurance. You should also check the weather forecast and plan your route accordingly. If you're driving in unfamiliar territory, it's…

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What Is That Leaking From My Car?

If your vehicle is leaking a fluid, then it makes sense that you'd be concerned. There's no worse feeling than when there's something wrong with your vehicle that can't be easily fixed, and fluid leaking can be a sign that something is seriously wrong. You might need a new transmission, your brakes checked or a new motor.

One of the leading causes of panic is when condensation is dripping from an active A/C unit. While it might look like your car is leaking, this is in fact normal, and not a cause for concern. If…

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Signs Your Tires Need to Be Replaced

A tire blowout can be the one of the scariest things that you experience while on the road. However, most tire blowouts can be avoided if you replace them when they are worn out. If you have a vehicle that was built after 2008, then it most likely have a tire warning pressure system indicator. It will light up if one of your tires does not have enough air in it. You can add some air to the tires, but there may be something else wrong with your tires. That is why you need to have them inspected by a…

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