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post #12 of (permalink) Old Sep 15th, 2017, 11:19 AM
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BMW batteries are made by exide and they don't have the best reputation.

Put the battery in the car and run the headlights for 3mins to remove the "surface charge" when 3 mins is up check the voltage again.

It should be 12.6-12.7 for a good battery.

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