I BATTERY GETS HOT

1977 BMW 530

Tiny

my77530i

August, 22, 2007 AT 8:55 AM

I have a 77 BMW 530i the battery has been getting hot with a salfur smell and looses water. I got a new battery and it does the same thing. Help

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1 Answer

Tiny

Dr. Hagerty

August, 23, 2007 AT 7:04 AM

Check the charging system for proper operation.
Sounds like the voltage is too high.
If it is over 14.5 volts, replace the brush pack/regulator.

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