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Its a 2003 A4 and my battery keeps dying. I havnt but I

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Its a 2003 A4...

Its a 2003 A4 and my battery keeps dying

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you tested the battery with a voltmeter? And can you see if it's leaking or not?

I havnt but I believe its leaking because its dying.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your A4 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Changed my battery.disconnect my stereo and my sunroof.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

What's the best engine oil for a 2003 Audi A4.

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Audi Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 6 months ago
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Hi my name is ***** ***** I'll be more than happy to assist you, Please allow me a few minutes to review your information. Thank you.

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Audi Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 6 months ago

Do you have a voltmeter?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
No
Audi Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 6 months ago

can you get one?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Thank u very much., appreciate ur concern but would rather text.
Audi Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 6 months ago

just ignore the pop ups

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Audi Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 6 months ago

can you get one?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I guess I could.
Audi Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 6 months ago

ok, then when you get one, let me know and we will check a few things. thank you

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Audi Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 6 months ago

hows it going?

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