Thread: X5 won't start
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Old 02-15-2011, 09:21 AM
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Originally Posted by miniapple3 View Post
Our dealer told us if sat for more than a week it would drain the battery to the point it might not start. Has to do with all the electronics on the vehicle. Even if the battery turns the engine it might not be fast enough to allow it to start, sensors.
If true, that's incredibly pathetic. But, I don't think it is(normal). If you start to run into those issues I'll bet it has to do with abnormal parasitic current drain that needs to be diagnosed and repaired.
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