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Heater blower not working

I live in at the VA/NC line and we have major snow. I warmed my car up and defrosted the windshield. It worked for a bit the the fan stopped blowing. I have checked the blowers fuse and it is good. What could be wrong? Is the fan gone? What will it take to fix it? Does the dash have to come out? Where do I look to find the blower. HELP. I just got the car about 10 days ago and it only has 25,000. miles on it. I am very upset. I need to understand the cost involved with this fix.

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We would not have cost info since pricing depends on your area.
The blower motor is behind the glove box and the dash does not come out to replace it.
A mechanic would check the blower motor for power and ground, then proceed with testing as necessary. It could be the blower motor, or something electrical. There could also be snow frozen in the housing, or something blocking the motor from running.

Posted on Feb 13, 2014

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SOURCE: Blower motor on 2002 Sebring inop

replace the blower resister which is located on the passenger side under the dash .

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SOURCE: 2001 Chrysler T&C replacing the front heater blower fan

I just replaced in 2001 dodge grand caravan so I'm assuming they're the same. I own a 2001 Chrylser T&C too. Open the glove box, usually you push in sides of box so it will drop down. You can see how to pop it loose and remove it altogether. The blower motor can be kicked w/ your right foot when you are seated in the passenger side. It has a plastic cover over it. Before you remove anything you can see the plug to blower once the glove box door is removed and you need to unplug the old one and plug in your used one to make sure it works. Mine was used too. I held it in my hand and turned the fan on but dont hold to the rotating wheel. There is a small motor on the tip bottom of the blower cover (smaller than a small jewelry box). It rotates a door inside, between the cover and blower. Remove about 2 screw to remove it first. Then You can remove 4 or 5 screws to remove cover. (my cover wouldnt come off and I thought I missed a screw in the back I couldnt find. I kept pulling and eventually the plastic cracked and released but appeared to be just stuck.) Be careful removing the cover b/c you might break that rotating door! Once removed you can see bottom of blower. Only about 4 screws hold it on. You can see where the plug runs thru rubber gasket and into the resistor that you plugged the replacement into earlier. Its time consuming to maneauver the blower into its spot' especially around that hanging rotating door. My resistor was bad and had melted the plug to it. I ordered it from auto zone for $25. Only 2 screws hold it in. The replacement looks nothing like the old one I removed. But it worked! Hint---to the left of the blower is a hidden door facing down that slids open and a filter slides down out of. It filters the a/c air and is to be replaced about 15k miles. Keeps it from being musky air. Do all this while your standing on your head in the floor board.
I'm a mom (loan officer) and I figured it out, so I know you can.

Posted on Apr 22, 2009

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SOURCE: blower fan has stopped working except on high

The motor still works. A DC motor is speed controlled with a resistor. Luckily, the resistors that do this are mounted on the motor housing. See the following link. The resistor pack is quoted as costing about $10.
http://www.automotivehelper.com/topic294308.htm
Steve

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SOURCE: Heater blower on 2004 Sebring

CHECK FOR VOLTAGE AT HEATER BLOWER MOTOR IF NOT YOU COULD HAVE A FAULTY BLOWER MOTOR RELAY.IF YOU HAVE VOLTAGE AT BLOWER MOTOR THEN BLOWER MOTOR FAULTY.

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SOURCE: help 2005 chrysler pacifica heater and defroster

Your blend door actuator may have packed up. My manual says you have dual controls--true? If yes, is it cold on both sides?

Remove the silencer from beneath the driver side end of the instrument panel and take a look at the actuators. #4 and #6 are for the blend doors. Can you see if the little axle is rotating when you change the temp setting? If you can't tell, take one off and see if you can rotate the door by hand and get warm air to come out. If not, perhaps you have air in the cooling system. Check your coolant level and refill if needed. Then let's have a discussion about where your coolant may be leaking. OK?
Fig. Wire harness connector (1), mode door actuator (2), screws (3), drive blend door actuator (dual-zone) (4), heater core (5), blend door actuator (6) jturcotte_596.gif

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