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Battery drain the battery drains overnight, but the garage can only find a 650 miliamp (1/2+amp) drain? any ideas?

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650 milliamp is too much. The Beetles had problems with the microswitches in the door latches that tell the convienience module if the doors are opened or closed. If it doesn't see the right signal the computer wont go into sleep mode an it will stay powered up draining the battery. VW techs can check the output of these switches to see if they are working right with their scan tools.

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