Can a MHEV be left for a month without starting ?

I have a BMW X3 MHEV Hybrid, 2021 model. I am planning to be away for 4 weeks. Is it okay to leave it on the drive unused for 4 weeks? Will it drain the battery?

Asked on 15 April 2024 by Ranil P

Answered by David Ross
You should have no issues leaving your BMW for four weeks, as it is a mild hybrid rather than a full hybrid which are less sensitive to being left for long periods. If you are concerned about the battery draining you could consider a trickle charger, such as the CTEK MXS which we reviewed here:
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