What and where should I check? on 2002 Jaguar Vanden Plas

Getting a battery not charging warning periodically.Drained the battery once and then went away again.

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have complete charging system ck for draw and charging
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should be looking at alternator. sounds like its failing(either that or the battery has hit its life span). get diagnostic run to confirm or dismiss. tech. will advise.