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On my 2011 328i BMW doors and trunk are locked. I removed…

On my 2011 328i...

On my 2011 328i BMW doors and trunk are locked. I removed the battery to replace it.

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Has this ever happened before?

98000 and this is the first time.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 328i yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes I bought a battery and am trying to replace it. I have not done anything. I have looked at you tube .

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Sounds like you need to get power to the vehicle to get the doors back open so you can replace the battery. You can do this with jumper cables connected to the chassis and to the large wire on the starter or alternator from under the front of the vehicle.

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