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    DNX890 and Battery Drain

    Hello,

    Just got my Dnx890 installed by authorized dealer. I noticed something strange;

    My vehicle sputters (as if the battery is almost drained) when I restart my car. We checked all accessories including lights to ensure we we didn't leave anything on by mistake.

    Then, I decided to turn the Dnx890 completely off when I turn off the car. On restart, the problem disappears, the car starts ok, and it is only then that I can turn back the Dnx890 on.

    Note: this problem suddenly begun this evening when the weather turned really cold - I'm in Philly area.

    Any ideas what might be happening ?

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    Re: DNX890 and Battery Drain

    The radio shouldn't be staying on when the car is off, if that's what you're saying... You're a little confusing with how you worded everything



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    Re: DNX890 and Battery Drain

    Yes, I know it sounds confusing... but that is what I noticed ... turning off the unit before turning the car off resolves the problem on restart....




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    Re: DNX890 and Battery Drain

    So, is the radio staying on when you turn the car off? If so the installer didn't wire it correctly.



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    Re: DNX890 and Battery Drain

    Nope the unit turns off .. ..




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