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Maybe you might want to check to see if you have an issue with one of your electrical components constantly draining your battery (whether your vehicle is on or off). If you have not already, you may want to get your alternator and starter checked for shorts. If your battery is "new" and should be working fine, and you had technicians check your alternator ...
2 amps seems a bit much for a small glove comp light. I suggest using a multimeter and testing connections with the car off.
Put a cell phone with video recording 'on' in the glove box and close it to confirm if the light goes off. Measure amps on the battery and then start pulling fuses to see if you can determine the system causing the drain.
If you notice that the flickering varies by engine speed or occurs only within a specific RPM range, I would bump the alternator higher on the list of possibilities. The light is usually off when the alternator is working, i.e. more voltage coming out than is applied at the rotor (spinny electromagnet inside). A cheap fix could be to replace the brushes in ...
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