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I put in a new battery but while driving heater and radio shut off

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I'm not sure that would have anything to do with the battery. When the car is running, the alternator supplies power for the vehicle, and even charges the battery. Your issue may be a fuse or a short in the wiring somewhere. A shorted wire could also cause a blown fuse. If the radio/heater work randomly, I'd say you have a short somewhere causing it to shut off at times.

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