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My battery on my car dies after two days the radio and dash…

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Hi my battery on my car dies after two days the radio and dash lights stay on all the time been told it’s the power control module would that be right also where is it located cheers John

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?

Yep all fine

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

07 1:8 tdci

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

I’ve replaced alternator and battery and same problem if used everyday no problem but left for more than 24 hrs completely dead

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UK Auto Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 months ago
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Hi, my name is ***** ***** is likely its a bad PCM, what is the model of this ford?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
It’s a 07 plate 1:8 tdci with 120000 on the clock
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I’ve just paid £22 for an answer off this site and I ain’t paying another £20 for a phone call
UK Auto Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 months ago

yes but what model?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Ford Focus 1:8 tdci ghia
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Do you need any more information
UK Auto Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 months ago

ok, its most likely the PCM, you can unplug it and let it sit for 24 hours and see if it is dead, if its not, then you will have to replace the PCM. If it still ded, then the problem will be somewhere else,Tim

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UK Auto Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 months ago

the PCM is located under the dash on the passenger side, behind the glove box,Tim

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UK Auto Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 8 months ago

please dont forget to rate me, so I can get credit for helping,thanks,Tim

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