Buzzing sound and back screen wiper not working

2010 Vauxhall Corsa 1.2
Car: Vauxhall Corsa
Year: 2010
Variant: 1.2
when starting up engine a buzzing noise occurs
when pushing up the wiper switch then with a slight flick the noise ceases but the wiper still does not work.
Problem added: Feb 12, 2024 (2 weeks ago)
Was it working before ?
Answered Feb 12, 2024 (2 weeks ago)
Depends where the buzzing is coming from , could be a relay . From what you say , sounds like switch faulty and needs replaced .Need to firstly test if you are getting power at rear wiper motor
Answered Feb 12, 2024 (2 weeks ago)
Replying to post by whittingehame:
Was it working before ?
Thank you for your reply.
Yes it was working before.
Also the buzzing noise is coming from behind the back wiper. Can you tell me how to test if we are getting power through.
Thank you
Answered Feb 13, 2024 (2 weeks ago)
You need to strip boot / tailgate interior cover and check for power at motor with a volt meter or test lamp . Another thing to check is for damage to wiring at top of tailgate where it passes through to inside (usually in rubber sheath )
Answered Feb 13, 2024 (2 weeks ago)

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