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1997 Lincoln Town Car Question: the battery is always discharging

 

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michael67, Miami Beach, FL, September 07, 2010, 12:42
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even when i park the car at nightime and disconnect the terminals,the next morning when i connect the terminals to the battery it still will not start. what is discharging the battery if its not even connected?

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    dandd September 07, 2010, 13:23
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    It sounds like your Battery is on its last legs. If it is 4 years or older, it should be replaced. I find that the best Batteries last about 4-5 years. I replace mine at 4 years because by then it is really working the Alternator pretty hard to stay charged, especially when it is cold outside.

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