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try haveing the relay/solinoid checked. mostly i think you may need to replace the relay. the relay clicking usually is a sign its dieing.

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Q: You have a 88 YJ and the relay on the sidewall near the firewall is clicking and once and awhile it wont start not even a click of the starter what could it be and why is the relay clicking?
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