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The battery will loose charge even if it has no loads connected. This happens due to the nature of the chemistry of lead acid type batteries. A fully charged battery will fully discharge in a few months. The older it is the faster it happens. Significant damage happens to a battery that is discharged while a charged battery has much less damage. The ...


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Sounds like a dead alternator. I had that same issue years ago with an '89 VW fox. The reason that everything was slowly shutting down is because you driving on the battery alone. As the battery was getting drained the voltage was falling below the affected component operating threshold voltage and they would begin to cut out. The process would take about ...


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So I think the easiest thing to do would be to get a 9 volt battery connector like this: and some alligator clips with wires: and just plug in the battery, connect the clips to the 9v connector wires and to the ends of the car's battery connectors then disconnect the the car battery and install the new one. You could probably get it all for a few ...



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