Question about 2006 Dodge Ram 1500
I own a Dodge 06 Hemi, and when I let my car sit unused for 7-10 days, the battery drains down to where I can no longer start my ignition. The dealership has ran multiple tests such as
Test Battery: 12.8 volts
Load test: okay
Test charging system: 14.6 volts
Check for draws on battery: .126 amp draw when modules power down
They said no problem was found, and didn't know the reason why the battery seems to always go dead. Any help in this area or if anyone else experienced something similar would be greatly appreciated.
Well it could be possible that you have a cell that is going bad.. This would cause battery to fade with little draw from onboard accessories (ie: clock, etc...) Why not spend a couple dollars and install battery isolation switch you can flip when vehicle is expected to sit for a duration... I know this doesnt solve the drain problem you have but could be a solution for not having to jumpstart it when you need to ude it..Good Luck
Posted on Dec 30, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 06, 2013 | Cadillac SRX Cars & Trucks
Oct 17, 2012 | 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck
Jun 12, 2012 | Toyota Tundra Cars & Trucks
Jul 15, 2011 | 1998 Dodge Avenger
May 23, 2011 | 2005 Ford Futura
Dec 18, 2010 | Acura Legend Cars & Trucks
Dec 18, 2010 | 1994 Acura Legend
Jan 07, 2010 | 2006 Ford F 350 Super Duty
Sep 22, 2009 | 2005 Dodge Caravan
234 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: