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What keeps draining the batteries on a 07 f350 6.0

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Assuming you have checked the obvious (battery, alternator), check for sneaky things that stay on like glove box light, trailer brake controller, stereo amps, etc.

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Check if any interior lights are left on when leaving vehicle, if none found will need to eliminate other causes, is the battery holding charge, which is different to being drained, is the alternator charging rate ok , start there and see how things are

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