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Acuator sound every 10 seconds with the key removed

(1999 Ford Taurus)
in Greenville, PA on April 19, 2011
every 10 seconds an actuator under the dash goes off and is draining the battery what do i need to do please help and when i do try to start the car the wipers go even when they are shut off
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on April 19, 2011
You obviously do have an issue with something electrical. I would recommend a qualified technician have a look as soon as possible - I would hate to think a live wire could cause an electrical fire or something similar. There is a junction box under the dash, some relays, and I believe the GEM module. No guessing - have it addressed. Good luck.
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