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Car not run for 1yr . battery running flat. new battery needed?

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How good is your altinator? and how many amps is it.you also could have come bad wires ,if your alt is good,we need to look at what all you are pulling,and if you are pulling any more amps that it was designed,we to run some voltage drop test on your wires,the wires have to meet or exceed you alt amps this count grounds also

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