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We have 2004 Vw beetle turbo. The car run great when running. But the battery drain within one day. We had the battery checked it is good. We check all of the fuses and they are good. Does anyone know what may be causing this issue.
The standard procedure is to disconnect the negative cable and use a test light or meter to measure voltage.
A test light between the battery post and ground will light up until the drain is knocked out.
You disconnect each fuse and cable until you find the drain.
Posted on Jan 18, 2013
All fuses pulled still have drain???
Posted on Jan 05, 2015
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
If you are sure you have a key off battery drain, what you need to do is connect an ammeter to the negative side of the battery(disconnect the negative battery cable and connect one side of the ammeter to the battery terminal and one side to the and one side to the battery cable) note the reading and start pulling fuses one at a time making sure to put them back in their proper slot when the reading an the ammeter goes down to normal the short will be on the circuit of the fuse you have pulled if any part of these instructions is too difficult have the problem checked by a dealer
Posted on Oct 20, 2009
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