What could be the problem?

Asked by Jun 06, 2016 at 03:31 PM about the 1999 Volkswagen Jetta

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Needs a battery, when it sits for too long the battery dies. If it runs for awhile it will stay charged all day. Needs an O2 sensor, idles rough but runs fine.

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something is draining the battery. it could be the alarm or a light that i blown but is still drawing current

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