Thanks, I'll look for the eye again and email the dealer either way. At below 12V they should replace IMO before it totally dies.
Originally Posted by starr_stealer
I can only say for mine, which had a BMW battery in it, with a 2008 build date. It does have the eye indicator, which normally green means the cell the eye is above is good. The reading your getting with your mult-meter is showing that its dead. A good battery should report over 12V
Update: Found the eye; it was under a long black plastic wire clip that stretched the width of the battery. The eye is indeed showing no color; i.e. black.
Six Euro Deliveries since December 1998 (Owned E46, E90, E91, E92 and E93)
28 vehicles in 26 years of driving so far. Guess I like cars
Last edited by MP3_E46; 12-01-2012 at 12:26 PM.