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Old 12-10-2012, 07:48 AM
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Originally Posted by bocabimmer View Post
Very timely thread. I just had my battery replaced for the third time within one year (one was the original battery). Since I only drive 4.5 miles each way it may explain the rough starts.
That sounds very unusual to replace 3 batteries in a year. Have you had the car checked for anything drawing on the battery? Also have your alternator output checked. Your battery either has something drawing on it or it's not being charged properly when driving, or both.

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