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2002 Ford Taurus blower fan only works on high

The blower fan suddenly stopped working on all speeds but the highest speed.

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  • roseannpratt Feb 01, 2009

    I just bought a new switch and cannot get the old one out. Any suggestions?

  • roseannpratt May 11, 2010

    Does anyone know how to get the switch pulled out of the fuse box? I tried to use needle nose pliers, it is very hard to access. Is there a special tool to pop it out?

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    i have first three speeds on blower no high speed

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    Blower fan will not work on high speed

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    the air con blower stops working when fan speed 2 is selected the other 3 speeds work

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    blower only works on high

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    when stop trys togo

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    Low speeds on fan don't work high speed works fine

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    can't turn off the fan



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Fords are notorius for faulty fan switches, you will need to get a new one, but it will probably fail in a year or two.

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Do a little research you will find that the 2002 Ford Taurus was notorious for a faulty cabin filter that leaked water into the motor..the first thing to go is the resistor which will only allow the fan to work on high. Eventually the motor will go altogether. Two things need to be done after that, R/R the motor then reseal the cabin filter if your car has one..also Ford has a Rain Hat that they will gladly charge you around $200 bucks to install if you want to try that option

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