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My outlander 2007 battery keeps running down. I have bought two new batteries in the last 3 months and also changed my alternator

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  • Kehinde Awonusi
    Kehinde Awonusi Dec 08, 2012

    Mr Zapp. For your info I Had the old alternator checked out after which I bought a new one. B4 I got the new alternator I bought 2 different batteries within a 2 months. It's only cause I ve done the obvious which are changing the battery nd alternator that I decided to post it here

  • Anonymous Dec 08, 2012

    Now you need a repair shop that is really good at finding the cause of your current drain. Simply don't have a common thing that applies to your vehicle or able to guess without having it to do some testing. Sorry

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Why wouldn't you have had the current drain diagnosed
to find out the problem?

Was the Alternator tested & found to be bad or either
battery found to be bad

We can't guess from the internet

The vehicle should have been properly
diagnosed & resolved long ago.

There are 300 or more people on this site a day,
who apparently don't know how to find any repair
shops or dealers that can resolve anything at all

Posted on Dec 07, 2012

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SOURCE: Outlander 2007 - i bought

  • Hi, I can help.

  • Open the door and look on the inside of the door where the mirror mounts from the outside. Often times Mitsubishi's mirror access panel is behind a corner of the door panel and it is just a little corner piece that pops off.
  • Follow these steps ---
  1. You will either see some screws right away or a little panel that will have a screw to remove (some of then you just gently pry off with a flat tool. If no screws the gently pry off.)
  2. Now you will see a wire harness that is coming down from the mirror. Gently lift it up until the connect is reached.
  3. Remove the connector and don't let it drop down. Anchor with a little duck tape.
  4. Now you will see three nuts that need to be removed ( I think 13mm ).
  5. Make sure you support the mirror as you are removing the last bolt.
  6. Now wiggle and jiggle the mirror out and pay attention so the harness comes out freely with it.
  7. It's a basic reversal to install the new mirror.

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Posted on Sep 01, 2011

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SOURCE: 1993 mits. diamante. The

The easiest thing to do is to check the generator. If you have a voltmeter, check the voltage across the battery terminals while the car is running. You should get a reading of approximately 14.9 volts which means the gererator is working. With the engine off, check the battery voltage, it should be 12 volts. if it reads less (say 9 or 10 volts), the battery is not holding the charge and needs to be replaced. Also make sure you have good CLEAN TIGHT connections between the battery terminals and the leads. Sometimes a loose connection or oxidation between the terminals and the connector causing a poor connection is to blame.

Posted on Aug 11, 2008

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SOURCE: i have changed my battery 3 times and it keeps going dead

Did they test the output only, 13.5 to 14v if it was all that was tested there are two other possibilitys that the alternator needs testing for Voltage regulation which will fry a battery (over charge and cells collapse)or the diodes have failed which will flatten a battery overnight.

Posted on Oct 22, 2008

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SOURCE: car cutting off ,battery or the alternator

i work for advanced auto
the altiniator can bee goood but the voltige regulator is bad

Posted on May 27, 2009

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SOURCE: 1999 Mitsubishi Montero XLS Sport has an

I have had a similar problem with mine. The repair shop is telling me there is oil seeping into the alternator and shorting it out. I am going to soo if I can put some sort of shielding around it to prevent this.

Posted on Sep 24, 2010

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