What do I do about my car not starting?

Tiny
HOPEELLESTON
  • 2002 PEUGEOT 206
  • 45,000 MILES

Hi my car had a flat battery on monday after being left in a car park for 5 days, it was jump started and was fine for the 2 hour journey home, tried to start it yesterday but flat battery again, what do I do?

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Thursday, August 30th, 2012 AT 10:54 AM

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Tiny
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Check the voltage at the battery while running, it should be 14 to 14.5 volts. If it is ok, replace the battery. If not, then you may have a failed alternator

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