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Old 11-09-2011, 05:31 AM
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Originally Posted by alex_c View Post
I drove my 2011 535 for 14 months, 17,000 miles and had zero battery issues. Almost every week the car would stay parked for 2 or 3 days while traveling and never was a problem. And mine was an early July 2010 build. I think this battery issue may be an isolated case and not an expected behavior.
If you do not drive for a few days, but drive a good distance on the others, the battery will not have issues. It is just stop and go low
mileage that seems to be a problem.
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