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The blower motor resistor is out on my 2004 dodge stratus.

It only blows on full blast 4, where is it located? i have the part but does anyone have an illustration on how to install it? Please. ty in advance. ;)

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  • Blondie28 Dec 30, 2008

    Thank you so much! I don't know where to find a blower motor now though? are you sure I will need one? I had to get the resistor on special order from United Auto Parts.

  • gordongus Jan 14, 2009

    My heater blower only works on high in my 1999 status, how do I replace it?

  • rclydedog Feb 19, 2009

    1) my blower motor only works on highest setting.2) my car started running very roughly today, check engine flashes and then stays lit for a while, then it will start flashing again. took it to advance for a code reading and it showed cylinder 3 misfiring.

  • campbeje Mar 31, 2009

    Hi - I have the same problem with blower only working on setting #4 - unfortunately I can't fix this myself and will be taking it to the dealer to be fixed.....what can I expect to pay? How much would you expect on the part and labor? Ball-park guesstimates are appreciated, I really don't know what to expect. Thanks for your help in advance!

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    where is the blower resistor located on a 1999 dodge stratus

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Hi my name is Allen!

The blower motor resister is located on the passenger side under the dash, it's mounted on the bottom of the A/C Housing.

If you bought the resister from the dealership you will need to make the hole larger for the new style resister so it will fit.

You should also replace the blower motor, because the resistance built up inside the motor is what damages the resister.

For further assistance contact me at FixYa!

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    Big A's Auto Repair Dec 30, 2008

    I'm so glad I could help, as far as needing the blower motor I would say yes, but I have seen some go out without replacing the motor and they were OK, but the biggest majority that went out without replacing the motor, blew the resister again.



    It's your call, it may be Ok or it maynot, the worst that can happen is you have to buy another resister and replace the motor at the same time.



    If you need any more help contact me at FixYa! Bye Now

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Just replaced this part on my moms car today. the blower motor resistors located underneath the glovebox on the sedan model. remove the panel just past underneath the glovebox. then the resistors are drilled into the bottom of the firewall/dash. don't go out and replace the blower motor right away. a lot of blower motor resistors burn out because of the part being corroded and other reasons. don't fix something that still works lol

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Listen to Ahill_1. My dodge Caravan went through 4 resisters before someone informed me the Blower motor needed replaced. The first couple of resisters lasted 5-6 months. The last couple only lasted a few weeks. After replacing the blower and resister over a year ago, I've had no more problems.

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