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Old 11-07-2011, 08:40 AM
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Originally Posted by RH512 View Post
Sorry to go somewhat OT but if that one stays on then it can be used for a trickle charger? You're sure...yes?
No, that one eventually goes off too. I have my V1 connected to it and I'm using this outlet because it switches off after a few minutes - open or locked doors is the same

Going back on topic: this is just a deficiency of the novel charging system BMW developed to save a few ounces of gas. This is simply another flaw of the F10 - why should anyone have to use a trickle charger to avoid replacing the battery every few months?
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