1. Fubar65's Avatar
    Hey all,

    I have location services off and maps isn't running, however, my battery usage shows maps and draining the most battery. Why is this?
    08-22-2015 02:09 PM
  2. anon(5600632)'s Avatar
    Could it be another app that uses the maps? Is your GPS off? The phone doesn't need it except for turn by turn directions - under most circumstances, WiFi and LTE are adequate to locate you.

    Try clearing the cache and restarting the phone - it could just be a random runaway process.
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    08-22-2015 02:29 PM
  3. Fubar65's Avatar
    How do I clear the cache

    Posted via the Android Central App
    08-22-2015 02:36 PM
  4. anon(5600632)'s Avatar
    Settings-storage-cache. This will clear it across all apps.

    You can also go to settings-apps-choose your app and clear just that one, but it doesn't do any harm to clear them all.
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    08-22-2015 05:31 PM
  5. Fubar65's Avatar
    That fixed it. Thank you all.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    08-23-2015 02:29 PM

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