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Old 12-07-2003, 09:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm going overseas for 2 months and i'm leaving my brand new M3 which i bought 2 days ago. Should i disconnect the battery or just leave it as it is for the next 2 months. please reply ASAP.urgent!!!
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make sure you have your radio code first then disconnect it. or if you can have a friend or family member start her up.
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2 months isnt that long...why would he need to disconect the battery or get someone to start her up ???
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2 months isnt that long...why would he need to disconect the battery or get someone to start her up ???
I agree, it should be just fine, im sure your m3 sat in the dealership for longer then two months with the battery connected and maybe no one driving it...
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i agree you dont need to disconnect the battery unless your worried about someone trying to steal the car, i dunno, if you want you can get a trickle charger and keep it on the battery to keep it fresh. also they arent that cheap and every car guy should have one, (for boosts, dying batteries, etc)
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