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Serious electrical drain on explorer

Matt hansen

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June 7, 2016
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2003 explorer sort XLT
How's it going I'm new to this forum maybe you guys can help me out.

I have an 03 explorer sport XLT, V6

I have a phantom drain on the electrical system and am unsure what to check next.
It would run for about 20 min then die while running. New Battery is not being charged by the new alternator even with the new fusible links. This is what I have done so far.

-removed all after market things I have added (i.e. Lights) from the system
-new battery
-replaced the alternator
-replaced the fusible links
-checked all fuses
-checked all the grounds
-no damaged or exposed wires shorting
-no electrical systems not working indicating a short

Any help would be fantastic

Thanks for joining