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#1 (permalink) Old 02-21-2009, 10:38 PM
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Battery Smell?

I have a 1999 328i,I seem to always have a slight battery acid smell.I check battery compartment and it is clean asa whistle,air tube seems fine.Is there anyone else out there with this type of odor?If so,what is there to do about it?
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OMFG another one!?
 
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How old is the battery? Maybe it's time for a new one.

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1999 original...charges fine,clean as a whistle.
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Strange it has a smell,are you sure its battery? and not coolant?, as for age 10, mine went to 12, but they say a battery's life is 3-5 years.

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