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Battery warning low charge on 3 series BMW - light showing battery and statement in nav screen - just came on out of the blue? The car is 4 years old is it the battery or the alternator?

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With the low charge indicator on it would be the alternator not doing its job correctly. You can take the alternator and the battery to a local auto parts store and they can run a test on both and charge the battery to see if the battery is leaking down or if the alternator is not charging correctly.

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Disconnect the battery with the car running if it dies then its the alternator. You can also dive it to an auto parts store and they will check the charging system for you, it a free service Tim

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