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Chrysler: I have a 2008 Chrysler town and country limited with

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I have a 2008 Chrysler town and country limited with the 4.0. When it sits for more then 12 hers it will not start without being put on a charger, it doesn't even have to be boosted just pput on trickle charge for a couple minutes and it pops right off. The stereo and backup camera only work about 10% of the time we've had it to our Chrysler dealer a couple times and they couldn't figure out the probe alt tests good new battery put in last summer, ran perfect all winter now starting to act upagain perfect all winter
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.
Hi,My name is Tim,
I will do my best to assist you
from the way you explain,i would think that year old battery is bad,it seems to have a dead cell..
you need to load test the battery with the engine not running,then load test the charging system with the engine running,,this will determine if the problem is the battery or the alternator..if you dont have a load tester,auto zone and most parts stores will load test these for free
thanks
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