Question about Chevrolet Cavalier

Open Question

Location of heater squirrel cage

94 cavalier

Posted by Anonymous on

Ad

4 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
wracefans24
  • 1985 Answers

SOURCE: I cleaned out squirrel cage that blows the air

if all you did was drop the blower motor and clean the squirrel cage out,
the I would recheck for any vacume hose that might have got pulled off or broken that moves things like blend air door,are you getting air flow out from the motor to floor or defrost?

Posted on Dec 20, 2009

Ad
CPU solution
  • 164 Answers

SOURCE: 2001 Buick LeSabre heater fan motor won't start. I

yes it is def your fan motor it should be replaced!

Posted on Jan 09, 2010

perkins48
  • 14384 Answers

SOURCE: how do i remove the heater ac blower motor on a 2003 yukon?

Here's a link on how to get to your blower motor.

Posted on Mar 01, 2013

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Squirrel cage on 95 GMC Sierra truck noisy


tell the squirrels to quiet down

Apr 22, 2015 | GMC Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

How remove squirrel cage for heater


usually unbolts from the firewall . maybe a squirrel stored some nuts in the cage

Apr 22, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Mouse /debris in in squirrel cage


Usually! There may be other problems too - rodents LOVE to chew up wires! The squirrel cage is on the passenger side, and it is a labor intensive job. depending on your finances, it may be faster - and easier - to let a shop have the headaches!!

Jan 25, 2014 | Infiniti Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Hi, my 1998 dodge durango front AC/Heater blower motor run on and off, after the fan shuts down and stops running if I reah under the dash and hit the plastic fan housing it will start-up running but it...


If you can hit on the blower motor housing and the motor starts, your brushes on the motor are bad and the blower motor needs to be replaced. Used tested unit $30.00 at a junkyard. New rebuild $54.00.

Many posts have stated that the dash must be removed to replace the blower motor. It can be done without removing the dash. I know as I replaced the blower motor on my kids 99 Durango last night but it took about 4 hours. Now that I know how to do it, it would estimate 2 hours.

Remove glove box by opening glove box all the way. Press inward on the both sides of the glove box to allow the rubber stops to clear the catches and lower the box The two outer hinges (plastic) will come off by slightly twisting the glove box upward leaving only the center hinge (plastic) in place. Reach in and push down on the hinge to pull out glove box. Set aside.

Remove side trim panel by pulling back carpet and remove one Phillips screw. Remove panel by pulling back on upper portion to remove clip from frame, then slide forward to remove from lower plastic trim.

Use 1/4" nut driver or socket to remove two screws holding vacuum canister on lower right side of blower shroud. Remove two vacuum hoses noting which hose goes to which side of the vacuum canister (both were green in color on my Durango). Disconnect connecting rod from vacuum canister to vent control by removing lock washer (you may be able to get away with not removing the rod, but the plastic "fin" may break if you stress it while removing the blower shroud.

Use 5/16 nut drivers/sockets with extensions to remove the blower shroud hex bolts. The hex bolts are located in several areas around the shroud (use your finger to follow shroud edges to locate all 8). Some of the hex bolts are very tricky and may require odd positioning of your body to locate and remove them.. I also put several extensions to use in order to reach the various hex bolts. Once the hex bolts are removed, pull the plastic blower shroud down exposing the blower motor squirrel cage.

Remove two of three hex nuts holding blower motor in place. Loosen the third one and the blower motor should come free. I was not able to remove the squirrel cage from the old motor so I broke the squirrel cage allowing me to expose the wire harness and grommet that went through the back of the shroud.

Feeding the wire harness back through the assembled wall appeared to be a real challenge, so I cut the green and black wires at the motor for splicing into the new motor later. Remove the motor and broken squirrel cage and throw the dam thing away.

Remove squirrel cage from new motor by removing retention clip with a pliers. Pull off the squirrel cage carefully by applying WD40 (or other lubricant) to the shaft. You may have to place two large screw drivers or other pry bars underneath the squirrel cage equally across the underside of the squirrel cage slowly prying up the cage. I accomplished this with a helper to hold the motor in place to allow equal pressure from both pry bars.

Cut green and black wires on new motor leaving enough wire to work in the tight area of the motor housing. Strip wires from old harness and new motor and apply **** splices for green to green and black to black. Add electrical tape for extra mechanical strength and insulation.

Place new motor into housing and secure the three mounting hex nuts. Turn on key and run blower to make sure it works. Install squirrel cage and retaining clip on motor shaft. Run again to make sure it works.

Install the balance of the items in the reverse order you removed them.

Good luck!

Now on to replace the rear wiper motor on the same Durango. Junkyard parts $54.00. Time: Unknown?

Jul 31, 2011 | 1999 Dodge Durango

1 Answer

When I turn on the A/C or the heater in my my 1995 Regal a sound is made like the fan blades are brushing against something. I believe something fell against the fan. Any idea how to access the fan?


The fan cage(blades) are bad,you will have to replace the squirrel cage,and you may have to buy it as a whole unit to get the squirrel cage.If this was at all helpful,please rate thank you.

Aug 20, 2010 | 1998 Buick Regal

1 Answer

My heater will not turn to high in my 2005 GMC Safari


I'm facing the same problem. I am part way finished replacing the motor. Here's what I know so far. Disconnect wiring for blower motor (located up against the firewall on the passenger side). Unbolt the front face from the fan housing (5 7mm bolts). Here's where I get stuck - remove the squirrel cage from the motor, there is some kind of a clip holding the cage onto the motor - how does it come off? Once it is off, replace the old motor with a new one and put things back together.

Jan 08, 2010 | 2005 GMC Safari

2 Answers

I cleaned out squirrel cage that blows the air into the cab located passenger side behind glove compartment area. Since then no heat output, but there is A/C . What could have happened?


if all you did was drop the blower motor and clean the squirrel cage out,
the I would recheck for any vacume hose that might have got pulled off or broken that moves things like blend air door,are you getting air flow out from the motor to floor or defrost?

Dec 20, 2009 | 1999 Isuzu Rodeo

1 Answer

Air conditioner/heater does not work. It hums but no air comes out.


Hard to say exactly, but it sounds like you may have debris in the squirrel cage for the blower and has stopped it or the squirrel cage came off and the motor is running. Is air coming out anywhere?

Dec 05, 2009 | 1992 Mercury Topaz

1 Answer

HOW DO YOU CHANGE THE HEATER BLOWER MOTOR?


YOU NEED TO TURN OFF RADIO TO KEEP FROM LOSING RADIO CODE.REMOVE NEGATIVE BATTERY CABLE.THAT WILL DISABLE AIR BAGS.WAIT 30 MINUTES.SO THE AIR BAGS CAN DISCHARGE.THE BLOWER MOTOR IS LOCATED ON THE PASSENGER SIDE OF VECHICLE UNDER THE INSTRUMENT PANEL.WHEN REPLACING THE BLOWER MOTOR.YOU HAVE TO REMOVE THE SQUIRREL CAGE OR BLOWER MOTOR FAN.BY REMOVING THE METAL STAR CLIP RETAINING THE FAN CAGE TO THE MOTOR SHAFT.REMOVE THE FAN BY PULLING STRAIGHT OUT.TO INSTALL BLOWER FAN TO NEW BLOWER MOTOR.INSTALL THE FAN CAGE ONTO THE MOTOR SHAFT .ADJUST THE FAN CAGE TO GET A CLEARANCE OF 0.30 INCH TO THE MOTOR MOUNT PLATE.INSTALL EVERYTHING VISA VERSA.BESURE TO BUY A REPAIR MANUAL.SO IT CAN SHOW YOU WHERE ALL YOUR PARTS AND SCREWS ARE LOCATED. WARNING IF YOU HAVE ANY DOUBT ABOUT THIS TASK.LET THE DEALERSHIP DO IT.

Oct 13, 2009 | 2005 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

Heater and ac not working, nothing blows out


Sounds like the fuse to the blower motor (squirrel cage fan). Check the owner's manual for the location of the FAN fuse.

Feb 28, 2009 | 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

22 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

Ronny Bennett Sr.
Ronny Bennett Sr.

Level 3 Expert

6927 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...