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My heater is not working. The blower blows hot

My heater is not working. The blower blows cold air. I used to fix it by adding radiator fluid (fluid would be low), but that no longer works. Is this something a rookie can diagnose and fix?

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Start first with the simple ones which may likely be the cause of the problem and can be easily fixed. The heater is connected to the engine. Specifically, the engine coolant runs to tubings in the car and passes to the car's heater. Check the tubing if the connections are loose. Other than that you will have to check the vents under the dash if there is actual warm air coming into the system. IT may be blocked or it does not get to the outlet. Other than that this may need a specialist.

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