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Heater quit blower not turning on

The heater on my 1998 ford contour quit working. The blower does not turn. Is there a fuse or something I can replace?

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There are fuses just for the heater motor alone, a relay under the hood and a fuse in the fuses box, look in you owners manual if you have one or some times the marked. youll find the fuse box under the dash board or in the side of the dash board on the driver side and look for a black box under the hood, the book should tell u what relays and fuses are what

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Check the fuse box in the car first then if that dont work check the fuse block under the hood also check for a bad relay. And if that dont fix it you may need a blower motor

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