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Old 09-19-2011, 10:40 PM
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Originally Posted by dvsgene View Post
So has the coroner determined how long the battery lived before dying of sudden electrocution?
That was the third battery for this vehicle. Two BMW batteries, and now, the Duralast.

The dead BMW battery was put in about six years ago, by the dealer, as far as I can remember.

This time I wrote on the battery the date, and I even included a copy of the receipt, taped to the side, for future reference.

For the record, these next pictures show why, I think, Autozone shows the Duralast 49-DL as NOT fitting the BMW E39:






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Last edited by bluebee; 09-20-2011 at 12:40 AM.
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