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Mercury cougar car runs grear 1999, however after parked for 4 hours it has to be jumped, replaced,battery etc. it like there use to be an alarm system in it and then removed, if i could find a toggle switch i think i would solve the problem, however, i cant find a toggle switch.

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Remove the carpet in like the trunk, and or lift the carpets in the interior, and look for a bare wire which may be shorting out to the body. or, look at the battery terminals, and look for some wire which seems to be extra, attached to the positive battery terminal, like an after market add on, and disconnect it.

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