Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Clicking Noise in Dashboard while ts started

asked by on

My windshield wipers don't work they have a slow reaction when turned on and barely move and while my car is turned over there is a strange clicking noise in my dashboard by the steering wheel but when i pull my Fuse out for the wipers it goes away what is the issue?
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: The noise you are hearing is the wiper moto...

The noise you are hearing is the wiper motor trying to park itself and is cycling the relay. Try replacing the wiper motor and relay to correct the problem.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: I have,a 2005 mercury montego it has a code p0320 and p2106 where should I start first cam or crank

Hello, thank you for writing in. Due to the codes that you have currently, you will want to start with the crankshaft position sensor. You can test it with a multi-meter or voltmeter if you are equipped. If may be...

Q: The car don't start. It's a Mercedes C class C200

The black liquid coming out of the coolant cap is most likely oil in your coolant. This is typically a sign of a blown cylinder head gasket. This can happen when the car overheats to an extreme level or has...

Q: windshield wipers will not turn off.

Hi there. Thanks for writing in about the windshield wiper issue on your 2013 Chrysler 200. It's pretty rare that this happens with a newer vehicle like yours, but there are a few potential issues that might be causing this....

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.