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Need to identify fuses for vw passat 06

I have new battery but something is draining it car won't start sometimes

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Check the passenger footwell for signs of water entry.the convenience control unit is located in there and can get full of water and cause current draw.also have you got a non gen radio is common for them not to be wired up correctlly.worth a look

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