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I have a 2002 Nissan Maxima, and the blower motor will only work on high. I have replaced the switch(resistor), and the motor. When you turn the blower motor switch on, the lights lite up, but motor will only blow on high. Pls help.

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You replaced the switch or the resistor. They are two different parts. The resistor should be located near the blower motor. Since high speed bypasses the resistor I would say the resistor is the problem.

Also you didn't mention if you had auto heat, auto heat with navigation, or manual heat. It can make a difference in how to approach your problem. The info I provided above would be for manual heat since it is more common.

For more info on blower motor diagnoses you can click here. Your would be a ground side controlled system since the switch supplies the path to ground.

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