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battery dies over nite on my 2006 jetta no lites r on but

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battery dies over nite on my 2006 jetta no lites r on but when car is running it crank every time just dies over nite
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  vwtech0405 replied 1 year ago.
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Have you done a parasitic draw test yet ?? not the draw from the alternator
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I. Have not but I took each one of the main fuses out and only one had draw it was the one that control the seat sunroof and rear window I left it out and it still died on me
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How do I check for that type of draw what is the procedure
Expert:  vwtech0405 replied 1 year ago.
Here is a link its the easiest way to check for a draw this is the easiest way to find the issue by pulling fuse by fuse and checking which fuse takes away the draw that way you can know which system the draw is coming from .

http://www.wikihow.com/Find-a-Parasitic-Battery-Drain


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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I pulled all the fuses out and it still killed the battery
Expert:  vwtech0405 replied 1 year ago.
There has to be a draw on that battery check it with a ohm meter to check the draw on it like listed make sure the car is locked and alarm is armed when this is done so the car goes into sleep mode. Make sure the battery is getting charged properly by the alternator and that the battery will pass a load test also . i hope this helps..

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It does and thank you for the help I found the web site and I remember how to do that now hadn't do that in years but thanks you have a good nite

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