Something is draining battery.

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Asked by Dec 22, 2015 at 11:51 AM about the 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 2003 mitsubishi eclipse spyder has a battery drain
issue. Battery, cables and alternator all replaced. Fuses
checked. Still it's hit and miss if car will successfully start
in morning. Started up yesterday and today totally dead
battery. What can I check next?  I'll take any help please!

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I would try a parasitic draw test. Here's a video on how to do it...... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KF1gijj03_0

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Thank you. I just watched video. VERY informative. I don't have that amp. meter but will find someone who does. For now I think I'll pull radio fuse and have car jumped AGAIN. I'll keep you posted. Thank you. Dianna

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