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2012 Jetta- horn inside car will not blow and something is pulling on battery when everything is off . We found the fuse box under dash and saw 22 was to alarm horn is that the same one for inside horn
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Wolfgang
Wolfgang, VW Master Technician
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Charles.

when you are checking amp draw are you using an inductive amp clamp on the negative cable?

if so you need to open doors and trip latches and the hood latch and arm the alarm and let it power down . usually take 15 minutes before you get an accurate draw reading.

if after the 15 minutes what is the amp draw reading?

thanks

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