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2001 VW GOLF. battery draining over night, a friend of mine who's a mecanic put a light tester to the battery and checked all the fuses no leak there, disconnected the glove compart light switch nothing, checked the alternator no problem. any idea where maybe the probelm. thanks

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Hi there?
You need to test the battery itself. It could be faulty battery. Some batteries have a little LED bult in them, green led good battery, amber led battery needs charging, red led battery needs replacing.
You could allways disconnect the battery after the use of the car. if the battery still goes flat then you need to replace that battery.

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