Ok lost in ideas :/ have a new battery new alternator and it still will not stay charged 2001 jetta

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Asked by Aug 30, 2014 at 10:12 PM about the 2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS Wolfsburg Edition

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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You have a short circuit somewhere. Check your interior lights for a start.

2,745

You may have an energy leak. Any of the accessories consumes energy even when the car is off. Maybe you have a radio or amp installed? anything can discharge your battery.

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