Posted: Thu Aug 08, 2013 5:54 am
Title: Something is draining the battery.
|Industrialfish (Regular) |
|Thu Aug 08, 2013 5:54 am|
|Something is draining the battery. |
Electrical problems like this are difficult to find, and I hate them with a passion. I usually refuse to work on a car with gremlin electrical problems like this because it's usually impossible to trace the circuits or run new wires.
You probably have another short somewhere from either mechanical failure of a wire, or usually from a shitty install of a sound system or alarm/remote starter.
A simple way to find out what circuit is the problem, is to pull fuses and measure the current at the fuse box with the car OFF with a multimeter. (When measuring current, leave the fuse out, the multimeter completes the circuit) You should be able to find what circuits are still actively using the battery and go from there.
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