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My 2004 jeep has an electric problem. The battery in the jeep dies over night.It's a brand new battery and connectors.The dealership thought it was from the driver door connection.They fix the door ,but the battery still dies.They have had the jeep for almost a week now....but no solutions.

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You have an electrical drain on the battery somewhere.

If I were diagnosing this issue at my shop, I'd use my multimeter to identify the baseline draw on the battery then start removing and replacing fuses one at a time and detailing the decrease in draw to identify what circuit is the source of the abnormal draw. That's the easy part...now tracking down what componet on the circuit is the culprit - that could take some time.

You could always install a battery quick disconnect into the vehicle.

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