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Roger, BMW Master Tech
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Top was left down its got a short somewhere smelled

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Top was left down its got a short somewhere smelled electrical smoke
JA: How many miles are on the car? Have you been losing oil or coolant?
Customer: Not sure there's over 100,000 it's a 97 328i
JA: What year is your 328i?
Customer: 97
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Well a lot the ignition is not turning off the accessories light is staying on
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Don't know where to start love the car but there's a short I put something on the battery post so I didn't have to keep resetting stereo and it finally turned off but weeks later it's doing it again and I smell smoke sometimes
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.
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