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Old 07-18-2004, 00:28   #1 (permalink)
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Leaving Alarm/Smartlock Armed for 1 Week..Flatten Battery??

Hey Guys,

i wont be driving my car for a while...only once/twice a week. Leaving the Alarm/Smarlock immobilised for that long without driving, can that flatten the battery?.

Its an AU BTW.

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Re: Leaving Alarm/Smartlock Armed for 1 Week..Flatten Battery??

not likely. think about how long they sit at the car yard before and during the sale. i doubt the current draw would be that much.
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Re: Leaving Alarm/Smartlock Armed for 1 Week..Flatten Battery??

No, I had my car in the garage for over 4 weeks (was too lazy to take it out so I drove the wagon) with alarm and smartlock on and it started without any hassles.
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