New alternator new battery but something is draining my battery if i turn the lights on battery goes dead but the alternator is still good. what's draining my battery n my dodge ram 1500 v8 w/5.9 lara

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Asked by Simmonstacey Feb 18, 2013 at 04:30 PM about the Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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judge_roy
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Has someone installed a custom stereo recently?

judge_roy
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oooo I know. the boxhitch has an electircal connection. be sure this one isn't touching anything.

judge_roy
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should be strong enough to power your headlights and recharge the battery. Defective alternator..like a boy tryin' to do a man's job.-

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judge_roy
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okay yeah. Bad battery, then-

judge_roy
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You could do a load test, and power test on this battery to see if it's funky-

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judge_roy
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remarkable, the lack of interaction here--Simmonstacey have you left the planet earth, as we used to know it (and presumably LOVE it)?

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