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I have a Motorhome with a Peugeot Boxer Chassis and have a problem with the fitted Radio, it turns itself on and will eventually kill the vehicle battery. I beleive the Radio is the same type as fitted in the FIAT Ducato's, has anyone heard of this problem and have a cure?

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Yes the memmory and the red power wire are direct connected to the power take to certified sterio installer and have them put the wires to the right places
yellow is all time power wire
red is accessory wire doesnt need power while key is out
black ground

remember to check your alternator and battery
especially the battery for bad cells
alternator might not be pushing any juice

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