i have electric motar in my steering wheel and when i try and tilt the steering wheel the electric motar turns on and makes a clicking noise but it wont tilt, is the motar bad?

vancemata
0

Asked by vancemata Mar 05, 2012 at 01:25 AM about the 1999 Mazda Millenia 4 Dr S Supercharged Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my steering wheel has an electric motar and when i try and tilt the steering wheel the electric motar turns on and makes a clicking noise but wont tilt the steering wheel, is the motar bad or is it something else?

1 Answer

hochiinn
80

if there is a steady clicking sound, most likely the gear drive in the motor itself is gone. these motors are pricey, but easy to change. however, you will need to make a couple holes in the panel under the steering column to acces 2 of the 4 screws holding the motor to the steering column.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Related Questions

Search Mazda Millenia Questions

Mazda Millenia Experts

#1 Steven Cisneros
Steven Cisneros
Reputation 470
#2 Keith12345
Keith12345
Reputation 250
#3 alej
alej
Reputation 140
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Altima"
1,814 Great Deals out of 73,128 listings starting at $1,587
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata"
106 Great Deals out of 2,504 listings starting at $2,900
Used Nissan Maxima"
710 Great Deals out of 20,156 listings starting at $946
Used Mazda 626"
451 listings starting at $2,000
Used Acura TL"
297 Great Deals out of 6,582 listings starting at $1,100
Used Hyundai Elantra"
762 Great Deals out of 47,001 listings starting at $1,799
Used Mazda MPV"
22 Great Deals out of 630 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford F-150"
2,228 Great Deals out of 183,861 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord"
1,469 Great Deals out of 76,694 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry"
2,040 Great Deals out of 75,819 listings starting at $1,291