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Well I replaced the terminals and everything has been fine - until now. The car hasn't been driven since Tuesday but suddenly yesterday, my wife needed to go out and the car was completely dead. My initial thought was that 40 amp fure connection under the bonnet but it turned out that it was fine and that the battery was only reading 2 volts.

However, it's a brand new battery from December. I have checked other postings on this website. I have run an amp check and it's reading 0.077 amps with all lights off. If I turn on the courtesy light it goes up to 1.1 odd so I reckon my amp testing is correct.

The Alternator seems OK because it outputs about 14.5 when the car is running.

Has anyone any ideas ?

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