The BEST Way TO Perform a Parasitic Draw Test

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Parasite current draw tests can be a nightmare. When a car has battery drain proper testing is vital to finding the problem. This is the best way I have found to perform a Current Draw Test!

Chart for MV drop to Current draw ~ https://static1.squarespace.com/static/582b77aa6a4963c3f199b0a5/t/5989d68bd2b857f1fa7fdc9d/1502205579335/Fuse_Voltage_Drop_Chart_-_Mini_Fuse.pdf

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Join me as we discuss:
~ Equipment needed for test
~ Proper Battery voltage
~ Testing DVOM leads
~ Prepping the car for PID test
~ Measuring fuses
~ Using the current draw chart
~ Isolating the circuit
~ STOP PULLING FUSES!

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