2008 BMW 1 Series Long Term Road Test

2008 BMW 135i: Battery Location

September 12, 2008


It's not where you might think it is. The battery is actually in the trunk, mounted in a deep well covered by a lift-up panel. The 135i has run-flat tires, so there's no spare, jack or inflation kit.

Brent Romans, Senior Automotive Editor

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The Edmunds TCO® estimated monthly insurance payment for a 2008 BMW 1 Series in NJ is:

$224 per month*
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