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Re: Anything else?? (archive)

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Posted by Pat on June 05, 2001 at 19:18:18:

In Reply to: Anything else?? posted by Ryan on June 05, 2001 at 15:10:41:


Ryan,

Anthony may be right with the stereo. The stock one is okay, but if you've got an aftermarket el cheapo one it can drain the battery even when the radio is turned off. I had this problem. The amp was leaky and drained the battery even when there was no signal going to the remote turn on wire, apparently amp was of a poor design. I removed the amp and there was no more dead battery.

The alarm can also drain the battery. The ground wire for the alternator could cause the battery not to be charged. Check for a poor connections rust or corrosion.

Pat




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