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Q: Parasitic battery drain

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My car has a parasitic battery drain issue.

A: I would ask for help from one of the mechan...

I would ask for help from one of the mechanics at YourMechanic. They have the diagnostic equipment and skill necessary to diagnose your parasitic battery drain, and fix the problem.

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