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I have a BMW 1 series 2004 and it seems the battery in the

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I have a BMW 1 series 2004 and it seems the battery in the fob has died how can I start the car and if I can't what do I do about a replacement. Thanks


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the key battery is not involved in the keys abaility to start the car. so if the key is bad, it needs to be replaced

a replacement key can only be ordered from a main dealer based on the vin of your car.

the vehicle CANNOT be started without a working key. there is no bypass.

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