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Old 10-03-2012, 11:03 AM
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Originally Posted by bharatkv View Post
I went to auto zone to find the battery.
I had the rep test the battery.
He did test the battery and alternator and said that some how battery was loosing the charge.
I also got techron fuel bottle as well.
I donot know what is causing battery not to charge fully.
any suggestions?
It could be that the battery is just old. It could also be that you're not running the car long enough to keep the battery charged. You may need to get a battery maintainer. Mine sits for days at a time and pretty much lives on "life support".

If the Techron doesn't seem to help the long cranks, try turning the key on and waiting 5 or 10 seconds before you crank the engine. If this helps it could be that the check valve in the pump has a slow leak and is letting the system depressurize overnight. If that's what's going on it's no big deal just continue the pause before you crank thing.
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