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      Yesterday, 04:59 PM   #1
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Battery Registration - I'll pay to use your Bavarian Technic Tool - Chicago, IL

I've got an 06 330i that needs a new battery after all these years. In doing my research I discovered that this is not a simple DIY like in most other cars, b/c the battery has to be registerd with the ECU.

Dealers / Indies want a crazy amount of money to replace a battery, but it appears the the Bavarian Technic Diagnositc tool can register a battery too.

Does anyone here in the Chicago area have one that I can use to do this? I'll pay you for the use of it.

Thanks in advance
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Hi, I have one. Send me a pm
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You don't need Bavarian Technic Tool...spend ~$20 on a cable, download the free software, and reset it yourself.
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The free software is BMWlogger
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Those cheap ebay usb to obd2 cables will work with the BMWlogger program?
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