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97 jetta won't start but the battery is fine - I just went to purchase a new one but the salesman checked and battery is fully charged. When I turn the ignition, there is initially a clicking sound but after a couple minutes the power fades, the lights dim, and there is nothing. The car will work when I have it jumped, but will not restart the next day. I've already checked for lights, blinkers, etc. draining power. I've cleaned the battery terminal - any other suggestions?

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The battery is shorted, replaced it and that will solve your problem

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