Q: Why is my battery constantly dying?

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I keep having too jump of my truck just to drive it. However if i jump it off it cranks right back up its not until i dont drive it for a little over a hour i have too jump it back off. But i took thr truck to autozone they tested the battery the alternator and the starter and they said that was all good..but he did say that it was a 24 series battery put in the truck and it requires a 65. So my question is do i have a eletrical problem or is it that battery size?

My car has 206000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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