SOMETHING IS KILLING MY BATTERY?

  • Tiny
  • claudiahunter
  • 2002 Dodge Ram
  • 85,000 miles

I too my Dodge to my mechanic because something was killing the battery if I did not drive the truck everyday, mechanic said it was the radio I had installed so I purchased new radio and new battery, still the same problem, what questions should I ask and what should the mechanic be looking for? Alternator is find no problem there.

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 AT 5:57 PM

1 Answer

  • Tiny
  • KHLow2008
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  • 41,976 posts

You need to check for a parasitic drain. It could be a light or electrical component that is not turning off or a relay that is stuck in the working condition.

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Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012 AT 6:05 PM

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