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I just purchased a BMW x3 not 7/20/17 and when i get to a light the car shuts off and starts back up when I accelerate. What could this be and is it covered under warranty. It only has 18k miles and 2015 model

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

My apologies, when im driving and stop at a traffic light the car shuts off after I place foot on break to stop. When i began to drive again the car restarts

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your X3?

2015 18k miles purchased 7/2017

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your X3 yourself? What have you tried so far?

No, i just purchased the vehicle and want to know what is wrong and if it would be covered under the manufacturers warranty

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BMW Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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I think you are reffering to the auto shut off feature on this vehicle. The engine is supposed to shut off at idle, gets assist from the battery wat that time and starts back up when you press the gas pedal.

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BMW Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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I think you are reffering to the auto shut off feature on this vehicle. The engine is supposed to shut off at idle, gets assist from the battery wat that time and starts back up when you press the gas pedal.

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BMW Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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