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What Can Drain a Car Battery When the Car is Off?

by | Jul 9, 2020

There are many reasons that can cause your car battery drains such as interior lights, door lights, or bad fuses. While your engine runs, the alternator recharges the battery — which is why you typically don’t have to worry about the battery dying while you’re blasting the radio on your drive to work! But when the engine is off, the alternator can’t recharge the battery, allowing little electrical mishaps to drain your battery entirely.

The battery strain caused by these electrical whoopsies is known as a parasitic draw. For more information on the factors which can cause your battery drain to visit the article website.