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My 1996 bmw 740 il just started a few minutes ago but when i parked it and turned it off and tryed to start it again it didnt start and i jumped the battery yesterday and it started fine my concern is if its not a bad battery then what could be the problem?

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First thing to do is to check the battery using a voltmeter. See if you are getting 12 to 13V reading. If you are getting below 12V then its time to replace the battery. If you are getting 12 to 13V reading then you need to tell more regarding the issue. Couple of questions are: is the engine cranks everytime you turn the key to start position? are you hearing unusual noise whent you turn the key to start position?

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