I just replaced the battery and it goes dead after about 8 days. How can I find what is running it dead? Seems to be more frequent when its cold.

Asked by Dec 06, 2013 at 09:15 AM about the 2007 Saturn ION

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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try your alternator

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Make sure all your battery connections are clean and tight. Have alternator tested. It should be putting out 14.5 volts or so.

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www.youtube.com/watch?v=KF1gijj03_0 -- check this out it might help if its not battery or alternator issues

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every 2003 and 2004 saturn ion 1,2,or 3 has a recall on the ignition switch after 60,000 miles don't waste your money on batteries or alternators. Go buy a 30 ignition switch and watch a youtube video on how to fix! Save you a ton of money. Trust me i have a 2004 Ion that i thought was a bunch of different things untill i called the chevy dealer.

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