I just change my battery in my 1998 bmw740i, and the battery light is on. What's the problem?

Asked by Jan 31, 2015 at 10:09 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Sounds like the alternator is bad. Did you change the battery because the light was already on? HTH. -Jim

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Time to test the alternator.

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Being in the business ,we often put in a New Battery that had a bad cell .. Take the car into a repair shop to see if he has a bad cell or something else is drawing the battery power ..

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