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Starting problem lately i have been starting problem on by '04 BMW X3. I have to jump start it all the time. I bought it used 6 months ago. I've also noticed that when it rain water is getting in where the battery sits. Would that be the cause? please help.

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You have a battery problem the battery needs to be replaced. Some of the cells may be bad. Water getting on battery should not affect battery's performance. Here is some advice take your vehicle or the battery to an Auto-Zone and the can do a load test on your battery to make sure it bad. If you can take the vehicle with the battery in then they can do a complete charging system check and make sure that your alternator is working fine. Good Luck contact me if you need more help.

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