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Why does battery die after about 6 months of new installation? the lights are not left on or any accessories this is the second battery with a year. should i have the alternator checked?

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Have your vehicle electrical system tested for a constant draw. If your mechanically inclined at all, and have a 12volt DC test light, (about $5-$10 at autoparts store or hardware store.) I can guide you through doing it yourself. How often do you drive the vehicle?

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You are right on the money mate... This is a hands down case of the alternator issue.. unfortunately i'm speaking here out of experience :-(

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