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Old 04-02-2013, 04:17 PM
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Originally Posted by wpattison View Post
Wow - that actually goes into and answers some other questions I had. Thanks for sharing! Can you link to that article? I want to read more about it. EDIT: nevermind, found it: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Start-stop_system
Do we know whether the current X3/F25 uses this technology exactly as described? For example, the Owner's Manual says that start/stop puts extra wear on components. Is our alternator and starter separate, etc? I wonder.
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