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I started my 2002 jeep overland today in the morning and everything was fine. Drove to the gas station got gas went to start it nothing. No sound no lights just completely dead. I waited a few seconds and it started. I drove home parked it and shut it off. I noticed my gauges on the dash where going wacky when the car was off. I tried to start it again but nothing the car is completely dead. The day before I drove out to long island and everything was fine and I used the car all night. The battery is not old, could this be the alternator? If not do u know what is causing this?

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I would first clean the battery post and clamps, as a bad connection can cause a vehicle to act like the battery is dead, you can either buy battery terminal cleaner( it comes in a spray can) or you can use coke and a wire brush. Hope this helped Tim

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