The 2005 BMW X5 uses a heavy-duty battery to turn over its engine and power the accessories when the motor isn't running. While the original battery is powerful enough and long-lasting, you'll eventually need to replace it. When that's the case, head to AutoZone and quickly get a replacement.
2005 BMW X5 Battery Size
The battery for 2005 BMW X5 is usually either an H8 or H7 group size with a minimum cold cranking amps rating of 770. You can choose one with a higher CCA rating but you should stick to the suggested group sizes so that it snugly fits in the battery tray. A loose or oversized battery can disturb other components under the hood or even cause a short circuit. At AutoZone, you can use filters to browse BMW X5 batteries by year, make, model, and engine size and get the perfect fit for your SUV.
Symptoms of a Bad Battery
An SUV battery usually has a lifespan of three to five years. Once it has crossed its threshold of recharge cycles, it will show symptoms such as strained engine startup, sudden engine shutdown, dim headlights, and irregular power supply to the accessories. If you feel your battery still has a few years left in it, you could try recharging it to see if it can hold a charge. Otherwise, replacement may be the only option.
Get 2005 BMW X5 battery parts
at AutoZone and replace quickly and easily by yourself. You can also shop online to get Free Next-Day Delivery or Same-Day In-Store or Curbside Pickup on eligible orders.