Why do we have to keep getting jumps?

Asked by Sep 06, 2014 at 03:35 PM about the 2003 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo S

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My daughter has a 2003 vw Beetle turbo.
We just got a new battery last  week from
AAA,  I got her a alternator like two
months ago,  her Starter is good and we
just got her coils fixed but for some
reason it's like every other day she needs
a jump to start her car. I really need to
know what to do.

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Parasitic drain is what the correct term is. Something is drain her battery. You need to find out what it is by doing some electrical diagnostic work...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdIKNnwEjIs

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