Terms and Conditions Posting Rules. Search My Stuff What's New 3 Bosfh 24 R56 Mini Cooper S. Tuvra Original Poster 7, posts months. SWMBO's Mini is back at the stealership after failing to start, they Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part diagnosed the car with a dead battery, they said replacement is easy and should take around Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part hour as the battery has to be Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part for the car.
I told them in no uncertain terms I am not paying that, would they fit my own battery? She put me on hold, all of a sudden i get connected to the monkey in the workshop " My question is, what is this "special" battery? Are they totally bulls tting me? Also whats involved in configuring the car to the battery?
I may have every reason to be suspicious or they may for once be telling the truth. Please save your comments of "should of checked the battery first" etc as it was not your standard battery failure symptoms, the car was throwing up fault codes power steering, airbags etc so we done what we thought was the safest Replaace and recovered it back to the dealer.
Advice very much appreciated. J4CKO Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part, posts months. It isnt a special Taste the Difference BMW Mini battery infused with Truffle oil Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part essence of premium BMW yummy goodness, a plain old fifty quid Lead Acid battery like all the rest will work, they are taking the piss, the AGM batteries are a bit lighter but even so, it is optional http: Prof Prolapse 13, posts months.
I find it unlikely Bosch would design a battery which could damage your car. Dr Interceptor 4, posts months.
These just contain a better Paft and aren't filled with water like old car batteries. However, if it is replaced like for like, there should not be a need to program the battery to the car. Edited by Dr Interceptor on Monday 7th January Krikkit 10, posts months. It'd be interesting to see how it's done though, they don't use an external device, so you should be able to do it at home!
Funny thing is, my Girlfriend mentioned this to them Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part the car was under warranty, their response back then was "They all do that", not really sure how to play Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part.
The fault was reported to them when Peugeot 807 E 2002-2009 Banner Power Bull 62Ah Battery Electrical Replace Part was under warranty and they said it wasn't a fault. I'd be very politely and calmly asking them what they intend to do about it given the only reason its not been Patt already was their advice, and if they refuse to sort it or at least make a massive contribution to the cost I'd then Bwttery merry hell with Bossch I could.
Even better than originally thought. She only mentioned it during a service and Mini Cooper S R58 2011-2016 Bosch Bosch S3 Battery 77Ah Electrical Replace Part an informal telephone call to the dealership.
Not a bad days work, could have been a lot worse.