Sometimes it takes 3 times to start the car why?

Asked by Apr 04, 2016 at 08:17 PM about the 2010 BMW 3 Series 328i xDrive Sedan AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Just had battery changed and the car sometimes takes 3 tries to get it started and I don't know why?

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The computer knows the battery was changed so now it has to relearn the charge rate and load requirement all over again give it a few days to relearn then if it doesn't straighten out then start digging in.

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