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Mazda tribute 2001 Battery goes flat occasionally with lights left on for about ten Minute. Battery has been checked all ok. Also Cruise control engages but nil op. A fuse will also blow about every 2 weeks or so. Have not done any wiring checks as yet as its the old mans car and we cant find any wiring diagrams.Suspect a short some where

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Yes a short somewhere But where?
A battery should hold lights on for a while and not go flat but then what size battery have you got and how much dose it charge when driving as it should hold 12 volts and when running it should charge at 13.5 volts no more ,,,But a short in the lights weather Head/or/Parking lights would burn out the wire ,blow fuse every time you turn on lights.....

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