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Old 10-04-2012, 08:43 PM
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Mein Auto: 2001 Bmw 740i
mysterious battery drain?

I recently had to purchase a new battery and I'm experiencing a overnight drain. (the old one was just bad) I remember when I first got the car, leaving the cellphone connected would pull on the battery overnight. But I haven't had the phone connected in months. I had my alternator tested and found out it was faulty. It's been replaced. I don't drive this one every day, but may twice a week. Anyone know what else could be draining a perfectly new battery leaving the car a few days in the garage?

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