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BMW 323i no power in the car at all, not the battery, not the alt

Battery has full power, alternator is fine, no warning lights came on, went into the store and came back out, no lights in the car, car wouldn't start, fuses inside the car seem fine too... any suggestions?

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  • jrdds Mar 21, 2009

    sometimes lately more often i start and drive the car w/o a problem, but sometimes i open the car and won't start at all. completely no electricity. i open the door close it and put the key back in the ignition and voila it turns on perfectly. any suggestions

  • CombatWombat Mar 27, 2009

    I have the same problem ... did any one find a solution? Battery fully Charged, new Alt, New coil pack new HT leads and sparkys... but no electrical power what so ever ... it was fine yesturday but went in it today and nothing

    any suggestions


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I had this same problem with my 94 525. Both of my battery chargers indicated battery was fully charged. I took the battery to Autozone and they said it only had 3 volts and they would charge it. They hooked up thier charger and it also said it was fully charged! They concluded the battery was bad and a new one fixed everything.

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I think the earth lead from the battery to the body may have come loose or come off. Its worth a quick look. good luck

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