X5 BMW battery down, the locks wont open, only the drivers door opens, how do I get to the boot so as to change the battery?

Asked by Jan 05, 2018 at 02:05 PM about the 2012 BMW 5 Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

X5 BMW battery down, the locks wont open,
only the drivers door opens, how do I get to
the boot so as to change the battery?

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I believe there's a connection under the hood for that. It'll probably have a red plastic cover on it with a + symbol on it. Clamp the positive (+) jumper cable to it and the negative (-) cable to something metal that's not painted under the hood. You should be able to get the trunk open then to get to the battery . HTH -Jim

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