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Old 11 Jul 2013, 10:46 pm
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Default My 1999 honda accord lx battery keeps dying...];?

It tested good & so did the altinator ...whatt cann it bee ;/















Please help!
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Old 11 Jul 2013, 11:06 pm
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Something is putting a drain on the battery and making it go dead. Perhaps the light in the trunk, or glove box. Find, and fix the problem.
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Old 11 Jul 2013, 11:16 pm
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Turn everything off, and then take off a battery terminal cable and put a test light between the cable end and the battery terminal. If it lights up, you have a drain constantly, that will kill the battery.















Often it is something like the radio, or a bad alternator diode.















One solution is to put in a master kill switch that you always remember to shut off over night, or to pull fuses, disconnect things, etc., one at a time until the light goes out. When it does, you have found the culprit and can fix it.
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