What is causing battery drain?

Asked by Jan 12, 2013 at 10:05 PM about the 2007 Ford Expedition EL XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replaced rear wiper motor that quit working. New one does not work, but drains the battery rapidly..  You can hear
clicking and straining noises....

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It must be completing a circuit somewhere. clean the electrical connections.

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Disconnect the wiper motor. Wipers have a circuit that keeps them running until they are in the park position. It sounds like your new one is defective.

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