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The lower three fan settings on the HVAC blower are inop

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Hello you have a bad blower resister.which is located under the passenger side of the dash behind the glove box.The part is not the expensive .:)

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How to remove and reinstall heater fan motor on a 2002 Buick LeSabre ?


remove the plastic panel underneath the passenger side dashboard area. This panel contains built-in retaining clips and simply pops off by hand.
remove three 8mm holding the blower motors assembly into the dashboard HVAC unit, use a 1/4-inch ratchet and an 8 mm socket. Remove the blower motor's electrical connector and discard the old blower motor. Install the new blower motor in the HVAC cavity and replace the 8 mm mounting nuts. Reconnect the blower motor's electrical connector and replace the plastic panel. Turn on the ignition and test the blower motor on all of the fan speed settings

Oct 25, 2014 | 2002 Buick LeSabre

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Heater won`t work at 1,2,3 settings, it only works on #4 setting (chrysler,sebring 2003)


sounds like a blower resistor. usually it is on the passenger side under dash near blower motor and hvac box. the resistor add resistance to the circuit to slow the blower motor, if it is inop then you only get high speed.

Dec 30, 2012 | 2003 Chrysler Sebring

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Update to the problem with the ac motor making noise; i found that a small plastic bag i had in the glove box has been sucked up into the fan motor how do i get it out


Removal & Installation
  1. Disconnect and isolate the negative battery cable.
  2. If equipped, remove the instrument panel silencer from the passenger side of the instrument panel.
  3. Remove the glove box from the instrument panel.
  4. Disconnect the blower motor wire harness connector (1) from the blower motor power module or resistor (2), depending on how equipped.
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    Disconnect the blower motor wire harness connector (1) from the blower motor power module or resistor (2)

  5. Remove the three screws (3) that secure the blower motor (4) to the HVAC housing (5).
  6. Remove the blower motor from the HVAC housing.

To install:

  1. Position the blower motor into the HVAC housing.
  2. Install the three screws that secure the blower motor to the HVAC housing.
  3. Connect the wire harness connector to the blower motor power module or resistor, depending on how equipped.
  4. Install the glove box into the instrument panel.
  5. If equipped, install the instrument panel silencer onto the passenger side of the instrument panel.
  6. Reconnect the negative battery cable.

Jul 10, 2012 | 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee

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How to replace heat blower


NOTE: The blower motor is located on the passenger side of the vehicle under the instrument panel. The blower motor can be removed from the vehicle without having to remove the HVAC housing.

  1. Disconnect and isolate the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove the passenger side cowl trim panel. See: Body and Frame\Interior Moulding / Trim\Trim Panel\Service and Repair\Cowl Trim
  3. Pull back the carpet to access the front upper screw that secures the air inlet housing.
  4. Remove the recirculation door actuator.
  5. Remove the recirculation door actuator wire lead from the routing clip located on the lower air inlet housing and position the wire lead aside.
  6. Disconnect the blower motor wire lead connector from the blower motor resistor or power module, depending on application.

118348823 Lower Air Inlet Housing

  1. Remove the one screw (from the top) that secures the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing.
  2. Remove the four screws (from the bottom) that secure the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing and remove the lower HVAC housing.

118348824 Blower Motor Wire Lead Grommet

  1. Push the rubber blower motor wire lead grommet through the opening in the lower air inlet housing.
  2. Feed the blower motor wire lead through the opening in the lower air inlet housing and remove the lower air inlet housing from the vehicle.
  3. Position the recirculation-air door as necessary to access and remove the three screws that secure the blower motor to the lower half of the HVAC housing.
  4. Gently flex the recirculation air door far down enough to remove the blower motor and wheel from the HVAC housing.

118348825 Blower Motor Mounting Tabs

  1. Remove the blower motor and wheel from the HVAC housing. Note the position of the blower motor mounting tabs.
INSTALLATION

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Nov 28, 2011 | Chrysler Sebring Cars & Trucks

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Where is the blower motor? heater in car dosent blow. not under hood, cant get through glover compartment.


This work for 1998 Buick Century 3.1L SFI OHV 6cyl; the blower motor is a variable speed motor. The higher the voltage applied to the motor, the faster the speed. Depending on the HVAC (Heater Ventilation Air Conditioning) option installed in the vehicle, blower speed control could be through a set of resistors or through a solid-state blower motor control module.

In general, this system is reliable. Because so many of the control operations are electronic, special diagnostic equipment really should be used for system diagnostics and check-out. An authorized technician using a scan tool can most quickly locate HVAC problems.

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Fig. Typical behind-the-instrument panel view of HVAC related components. Depending on the HVAC option, not all components are used on all vehicles (click for zoom)

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Fig. Typical HVAC operation schematic

An inoperative blower motor could be caused by the following:

* Blown fuse(s). The fuse should be replaced. There may be both a LOW BLOWER and HIGH BLOWER fuse. Some models may also call it the HVAC fuse. Even the RADIO fuse is used in some applications. Check them all. If a fuse is blown there may be a short to ground in one of the power supply circuits.
* Open Circuit. Check the circuit between the ignition switch and the blower motor, and the blower motor ground circuit. Repair as necessary. * Faulty blower switch. A faulty blower switch should be replaced. * Most heater blower circuits also include a blower motor relay (look in the underdash convenience center), as well as a blow motor resistor. These items should be checked especially if the blower runs in one or two speeds, but not all speeds selected.

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. The blower motor is located on the passenger side of the vehicle, under the instrument panel. Remove the right side sound insulator (trim panel) by removing the retainers and disconnecting the courtesy lamp.
  3. Detach the blower motor electrical connector. Some applications may have cooling hose to the motor which should be disconnected.
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Fig. Blower motor and fan assembly removal

  1. Unfasten the blower motor mounting screws, then remove the blower motor from the vehicle.
  2. If the blower motor fan (also called a 'squirrel cage') must be replaced, use the following procedure:
NOTE Do not hammer on the motor to remove or install the fan. Do not apply force to the motor housing to seat the fan on the motor, or motor/shaft bearing damage could result. Do not apply pressure to the fan rim. Be sure the correct replacement part is used.
  1. Remove the metal star clip retaining the fan cage to the motor shaft.
  2. Remove the fan by pulling straight out.
To install:
  1. If removed, install the blower motor fan, as follows:
    1. Install the replacement fan cage onto the motor shaft.
    2. Adjust the fan cage to get a clearance of 0.30 inch (7.5mm) to the motor mount plate.
  2. Install the remaining components in the reverse of the removal procedure. Make sure the electrical connection is secure. Tighten the motor screws to 14 ft. lbs. (20 Nm).
  3. Connect the negative battery cable, then test the blower motor for proper operations


I hope this helps (remember to rate and comment this answer).

Nov 17, 2010 | 1998 Buick Century

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2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee. Htr/AC fan switch only functions @ highest speed. At lower speed settings I can hear doors opening and closing---but not air.


replace the blower motor resistor. It controls the fan speeds. It defaults to high speed only when it fails.

How to replace the blower motor resistor block: Caution: Stay clear of the blower motor and resistor block (Hot). Do not operate the blower motor with the resistor block removed. 1. Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable.
2. Remove the glove box from the instrument panel.
3. Pull out the lock on the blower motor resistor wire harness connector to unlock the connector latch.
4. Depress the latch on the blower motor resistor wire harness connector and disconnect the connector from the resistor.
5. Remove the two screws that secure the blower motor resistor block to the HVAC housing.
6. Remove the resistor block from the HVAC housing. Installation:
1. Position the blower motor resistor block into the HVAC housing.
2. Install the two screws that secure the resistor block to the HVAC housing. Tighten the screws to 2.2 Nm (20 in. lbs.)
3. Connect the wire harness connector to the resistor block.
4. Push in the lock on the blower motor resistor wire harness connecgtor to lock the connector latch.
5. Install the glove box.
6. Reconnect the battery negative cable.
7. Have a nice day!

Oct 11, 2010 | Jeep Cherokee Cars & Trucks

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Diagram for the placement of the fan blower motor in a 2003 Dodge ram 1500 truck


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CAUTION On vehicles equipped with airbags, disable the airbag system before attempting any steering wheel, steering column, or instrument panel component diagnosis or service. Disconnect and isolate the battery negative (ground) cable, then wait two minutes for the airbag system capacitor to discharge before performing further diagnosis or service. This is the only sure way to disable the airbag system. Failure to take the proper precautions could result in an accidental airbag deployment, possible personal injury or death.

NOTE The blower motor is located on the passenger side of the vehicle under the instrument panel. The blower motor can be removed from the vehicle without having to remove the HVAC housing.
  1. Disconnect and isolate the battery negative cable.
  2. Disconnect the wire harness connector from the blower motor.
  3. Remove the three screws that secure the blower motor to the HVAC housing.
  4. Remove the blower motor from the HVAC housing by rotating and tilting the blower motor as needed for clearance.
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Fig. View of the resistor block screws (1), blower motor resistor (2), resistor block wire connector (3), blower motor screw (4), blower motor (5), blower motor wire connector (6), blower motor screw (7), HVAC housing (8), wire harness retainer (9), blower motor screw (10)

    To install:
    1. Align and install the blower motor into the HVAC housing.
    2. Install the three screws that secure the blower motor to the HVAC housing. Tighten the screws to 20 inch lbs. (2.2 Nm).
    3. Connect the wire harness connector to the blower motor.
    4. Reconnect the battery negative cable.

Sep 23, 2010 | Dodge Ram 1500 Cars & Trucks

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Where is the blower motor... i know that is the problem, but where and how do I change it. i already have the part


Blower Motor Removal & Installation Front To Remove:
NOTE: The blower motor is positioned on the passenger side of the vehicle beneath the instrument panel, and can be removed from the vehicle without removing the HVAC housing.
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions at the beginning of this section.
  2. Remove or disconnect the following:
    • Negative battery cable
    • Passenger side cowl trim panel
    • Carpet to access the front upper screw that secures the air inlet housing
    • Recirculation door actuator
    • Recirculation door actuator wire lead from the routing clip located on the lower air inlet housing and position the wire lead aside
    • Blower motor wire lead connector from the blower motor resistor or power module, depending on application. Lower Air Inlet Housing chr_pacific_lwr_inlt_hsng.gif

    • One screw (from the top) that secures the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing
    • Four screws (from the bottom) that secure the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing and remove the lower HVAC housing Blower Motor Wire Lead Grommet chr_pacific_blwr_wrg_grmmt.gif

  3. Feed the rubber blower motor wire lead grommet through the opening in the lower air inlet housing.
  4. Push the blower motor wire lead through the opening in the lower air inlet housing and remove the lower air inlet housing from the vehicle.
  5. Place the recirculation-air door as needed to access and remove the three screws that secure the blower motor to the lower half of the HVAC housing.
  6. Lightly bend the recirculation air door far enough down to remove the blower motor and wheel from the HVAC housing. Blower Motor Mounting Tabs blwr_mnting_tabs.gif

  7. Remove the blower motor and wheel from the HVAC housing. Make a note of the location of the blower motor mounting tabs.
To Install:
  1. Install or connect the following:
    • Blower motor and wheel to the lower half of the HVAC housing and line up the blower motor mounting tabs to the correct location on the HVAC housing
    • Blower motor and wheel into the HVAC housing by lightly bending the recirculation-air door far enough down
    • Three screws that secure the blower motor to the HVAC housing by positioning the recirculation-air door as needed
      1. Torque to: 17 inch lbs. (2 Nm)
    • Blower motor wire lead through the opening in the lower air inlet housing and seat the rubber grommet into the lower air inlet housing
    • Recirculation-air door pivot into the lower air inlet housing
    • Four screws (from the bottom) that secure the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing and the lower HVAC housing
      1. Torque to: 17 inch lbs. (2 Nm)
    • One screw (from the top) that secures the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing
      1. Torque to: 17 inch lbs. (2 Nm)
    • Blower motor wire lead connector to the blower motor resistor or power module, depending on application
    • Recirculation door actuator wire lead into the routing clip located on the lower air inlet housing
    • Recirculation door actuator
    • Carpet
    • Passenger side cowl trim panel
    • Negative battery cable
  2. Perform the heater-A/C control calibration procedure.
Rear To Remove:
NOTE: The rear blower motor and blower wheels are repaired only as a balanced unit. The entire blower motor and wheel assembly must be replaced if either component is fault or damaged.
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the precautions at the beginning of this section.
  2. Remove or disconnect the following:
    • Front center floor console cover
    • Negative battery cable Rear Blower Motor Housing chr_pacific_rear_blwr_hsng.gif

    • Body wire harness connectors from the rear blower motor power module and the rear mode door actuator
    • Body wire harness bracket from the console support bracket
    • Eight screws and the two console support brackets from the floor console base and duct assembly
    • Four screws that secure the rear blower motor housing to the floor console base and duct assembly
    • Rear blower motor housing and place it on a bench
    • Rear blower motor wire harness connector from the power module
    • Eleven retaining clips and three screws that secure the housing together
    • Two halves of the housing
    • Blower motor wire harness and grommet from the housing and remove the blower motor
To Install:
  1. Install or connect the following:
    • Rear blower motor into the housing and install the blower motor wire harness and grommet
    • Two halves of the rear blower motor housing and install the eleven retaining clips and three screws
      1. Torque to: 17 inch lbs. (2 Nm)
    • Rear blower motor wire harness connector to the rear blower motor power module
    • Rear blower motor housing into the floor console
    • Four screws that secure the rear blower motor housing to the floor console base
      1. Torque to: 17 inch lbs. (2 Nm)
      2. Two console support brackets onto the floor console base
      3. Eight screws that secure the support brackets to the floor console base
        1. Torque to: 17 inch lbs. (2 Nm)
      4. Body wire harness bracket onto the console rear support bracket
      5. Body wire harness connectors to the rear blower motor power module and the rear mode door actuator
      6. Negative battery cable
      7. Front center floor console
  2. Calibrate the A/C-heater control.
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Aug 13, 2010 | 2004 Chrysler Pacifica

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I need to replace a heater blower motor on a 2004 chrysler pacifica and picture schematics etc;


  1. Disconnect and isolate the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove the passenger side cowl trim panel. See: Body and Frame\Interior Moulding / Trim\Trim Panel\Service and Repair\Cowl Trim
  3. Pull back the carpet to access the front upper screw that secures the air inlet housing.
  4. Remove the recirculation door actuator.
  5. Remove the recirculation door actuator wire lead from the routing clip located on the lower air inlet housing and position the wire lead aside.
  6. Disconnect the blower motor wire lead connector from the blower motor resistor or power module, depending on application.

118348823 Lower Air Inlet Housing

  1. Remove the one screw (from the top) that secures the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing.
  2. Remove the four screws (from the bottom) that secure the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing and remove the lower HVAC housing.

118348824 Blower Motor Wire Lead Grommet

  1. Push the rubber blower motor wire lead grommet through the opening in the lower air inlet housing.
  2. Feed the blower motor wire lead through the opening in the lower air inlet housing and remove the lower air inlet housing from the vehicle.
  3. Position the recirculation-air door as necessary to access and remove the three screws that secure the blower motor to the lower half of the HVAC housing.
  4. Gently flex the recirculation air door far down enough to remove the blower motor and wheel from the HVAC housing.

118348825 Blower Motor Mounting Tabs

  1. Remove the blower motor and wheel from the HVAC housing. Note the position of the blower motor mounting tabs.
INSTALLATION

  1. Position the blower motor and wheel to the lower half of the HVAC housing. Align the blower motor mounting tabs to the correct location on the HVAC housing.
  2. Gently flex the recirculation-air door far down enough to install the blower motor and
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Dec 02, 2009 | 2004 Chrysler Pacifica

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2005 Town Country front blower motor inop fuse/relay ok


Break Down And Replace The Blower Motor


REMOVAL

WARNING: ON VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AIRBAGS, DISABLE THE AIRBAG SYSTEM BEFORE ATTEMPTING ANY STEERING WHEEL, STEERING COLUMN, OR INSTRUMENT PANEL COMPONENT DIAGNOSIS OR SERVICE. DISCONNECT AND ISOLATE THE BATTERY NEGATIVE (GROUND) CABLE, THEN WAIT TWO MINUTES FOR THE AIRBAG SYSTEM CAPACITOR TO DISCHARGE BEFORE PERFORMING FURTHER DIAGNOSIS OR SERVICE. THIS IS THE ONLY SURE WAY TO DISABLE THE AIR-BAG SYSTEM. FAILURE TO TAKE THE PROPER PRECAUTIONS COULD RESULT IN AN ACCIDENTAL AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT AND POSSIBLE PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH OR DEATH.

NOTE: The blower motor is located on the passenger side of the vehicle under the instrument panel. The blower motor can be removed from the vehicle without having to remove the HVAC housing.

  1. Disconnect and isolate the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove the passenger side cowl trim panel.
  3. Position the carpet to access the front upper screw that secures the air inlet housing.
  4. Remove the recirculation door actuator.
  5. Disconnect the blower motor wire lead connector from the blower motor resistor or power module, depending on application.
    1. Remove the one screw (from the top) that secures the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing.
    2. Remove the four screws (from the bottom) that secure the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing and remove the lower HVAC housing.
    3. Push the rubber grommet through the opening in the lower air inlet housing.
    4. Route the blower motor wire lead through the opening in the lower air inlet housing and remove the lower air inlet housing from the vehicle.
    5. Position the recirculation-air door as necessary to access and remove the three screws that secure the blower motor to the lower half of the HVAC housing.
    6. Gently flex the recirculation air door downward to gain access to remove the blower motor from the HVAC housing. NOTE: To aid in installation, note the position of the blower motor mounting tabs prior to removal
      1. Remove the blower motor from the HVAC housing by rotating and tilting the blower motor as necessary.
      INSTALLATION

      1. Gently flex the recirculation-air door downward to gain access to install the blower motor into the HVAC housing.
      2. Position the blower motor to the HVAC housing and tilt and rotate the blower motor as necessary to install it into the HVAC housing.
      3. Align the blower motor mounting tabs to the locations noted during removal and install the three screws that secure the blower motor to the HVAC housing. Tighten the screws to 2 N·m (17 in. lbs.).
      4. Route the blower motor wire lead through the opening in the lower air inlet housing and seat the rubber grommet.
      5. Position the recirculation door pivot shaft into the lower air inlet housing and install the inlet housing.
      6. Install the four screws (from the bottom) that secure the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing and the lower HVAC housing. Tighten the screws to 2 N·m (17 in. lbs.).
      7. Install the one screw (from the top) that secures the lower air inlet housing to the upper air inlet housing. Tighten the screw to 2 N·m (17 in. lbs.).
      8. Connect the blower motor wire lead connector to the blower motor resistor or power module, depending on application.
      9. Install the recirculation door actuator.
      10. Reposition the carpet.
      11. Install the passenger side cowl trim panel.
      12. Reconnect the negative battery cable.
      13. Perform the heater-A/C control calibration procedure.

Feb 07, 2009 | 2000 Chrysler Town & Country

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