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    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Thanks. It's an integral regulator on the ACRs and, as Colin suggested above, I've unplugged the alternator but the draw's still there.
  • vaultsman
    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Thanks mate, The stereo dates from 2008 when I put it in from new, I'll pull it and see what effect that has on the drain. Stan
  • vaultsman
    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Thanks Graeme, I'm far from au fait with all the technicalities :), but I did think the existing battery going completely flat may have...
  • vaultsman
    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Basically what I listed on my original post, mate. Agree, 40mA is not a lot.......but it seems to be enough if the car's not in use for...
  • vaultsman
    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Yes, that's basically what I did to find the source of the drain although I always disconnect the negative to avoid the possibiilty of a...
  • vaultsman
    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Just the stereo head unit which is ignition controlled. Hmm...but, from memory, I think there's a permanent live connection as well.
  • vaultsman
    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Alternator disconnected but still the same current across the fuseway, sadly. :rolleyes:
  • vaultsman
    vaultsman replied to the thread Battery Drain.
    Thanks Colin, I'll give it a go. :thumb:
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    Having been away for a couple of weeks, I came home and went to start Occie, my Series 2 3500S, only to find the battery was completely...
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