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Old 08-06-2010, 07:42 AM
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On my 98 Durango 318 4x4 the radio stays on after the key is removed. It never did this before in 12 years of ownership. I tried swapping the original factory head unit (which has never been removed) with a new, OEM replacement but no success there. The truck isn't my daily driver, so if it sits for a few days the battery is drained. Anyone have any idea what's wrong here?
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Old 08-06-2010, 10:34 AM
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sorry, cant really help you but i would defintly suggest you to disconnect the battery, will stop the draining.
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look for a short in the wire harness, it sounds like you have something which is always on connecting with the power supply line for the radio
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