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I took my car to a disreputable place so they'd pass inspection (shame on me, I know) and the next day it breaks down. It is like the battery is just drained. Had battery and alternator checked couple times, places, then bo't new battery. Broke down again. Does it abolutely HAVE to be the alternator even tho checked out okay? I'm not much of mechanic but due to lack of funds must fix myself

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Check the earth strap from the battery to the bodywork, if the alternator has checked ok, then it sounds like an earth fault

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