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Battery drains but battery and altenator test good

I own a 2006 gmc canyon 2x4 crew cab all of the sudden the batttery light came on and the truck finally died on me. i had the battery and altenator checked and both were putting out 12.13v with some accesories on and 11.70 with everything on a/c,headlights,radio....but the battery light still comes on and eventually the abs light comes on then the truck dies.

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Just to test, try another battery.

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