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what caused my car to shut down and not restart, and kill the battery on 2003 Cadillac Escalade

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while on a battey charger, car will start if starting fluid is sprayed in the air breather, so assuming its the fuel pump, why did the battery die
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Your alternator could be bad which of course will kill the battery. You need to get the alternator tested.