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by Dave Chambo
Tue Oct 12, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Electronic systems
Topic: Ignition Key flattens car battery
Replies: 7
Views: 918

Re: Ignition Key flattens car battery

Thanks everyone for your input. I am an electrician and was looking to see if anything known was out there before I get the mulitmeter out. Looks look I will have to disconnect the battery and insert the meter on a high amps range and see what the drain is with the key in. And then remove fuses to s...
by Dave Chambo
Tue May 11, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: Electronic systems
Topic: Ignition Key flattens car battery
Replies: 7
Views: 918

Ignition Key flattens car battery

I have an ongoing problem with my 2012 Qashqai. If the ignition key is left in (not turned on) when waiting for say school out (20 mins sometimes) the battery goes flat and the car will not start. When the car is jump started it runs fine for weeks until the next time i forget to take the key out. I...