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DR.2011 3281 COUPE 31K MILES EXTENDED MAINT CONTRACT 6YRS

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2011 3281 COUPE 31K MILES EXTENDED MAINT CONTRACT 6YRS 100K MILES. HAD A LOW BATTERY WARNING ICON FLASH YESTERDAY. OUTSIDE TEMP 100 DEGREES, 7 MILE COMMUTE EACH WAY DAILY WITH A/C AND RADIO GOING. WHAT IS THE CURE? I DID DRIVE HOME WITH ALL ACCESSORIES OFF IN SILENCE AND DID NOT SEE THE ICON FLASH.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year ago.
Hi I'm Kevin first thing to check is charging voltage at battery (do you have multimeter) if not have charging checked it is likely the alternator is starting to fail and is struggling to charge battery with a high enough voltage