Thread: Battery issues
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      01-28-2013, 12:51 PM   #1
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Drives: SS F80 M3
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Raleigh

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Battery issues

My local BMW dealer is refusing to warranty a new battery for me due to driving habits. They say I have to many 3 mile trips which doesnt allow the battery to charge.

This is my second M3 (currently an 09 E90) and formerly I had an 08 E90 in which I drove the same exact way/distance for over 60,000 miles with 0 battery issues.

I called BMW NA and they said they can't do anything and have to trust the dealers decision.

Do I have any options here other than buying an expensive ass battery, or getting a different car since evidently I can't drive the M3 properly?