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Old 10-22-2012, 09:32 PM
klixtokw klixtokw is offline
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Originally Posted by chansta View Post
yes i understand that but you're not testing for parasitic draw. Thats for when you've got unwanted current draw draining your battery.

Starter draws large amounts of amperage and if you had your meter connected in series to test for starter current draw it would have blew the fuse in ur meter.
not necessarily if you have a meter with the proper current range. I did check for parasitic currents and also checked for the large starting current of 600 a using a hook on meter rated for 1000a.
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