My GMC Sierra AC & controls have been going out at times for a year. Several days ago I noticed my fan was making a squeeling noise at lower speeds and my ac & controls would not work at all. My dealer charges $100. per hr. trying to find the problem. What should I look for?
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Re: AC and controls no operating
Replace the BLOWER MOTOR RESISTOR this will allow your low through high controls to work again.. as far as the squealing sound oil the fan or replace it
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1-4 speed are the blower motor resister . It controls all 1-4 speeds, also it's under the passanger side dash around fan, the 5th speed runs off a fuse the is located in the fuse box. It's one of those square fuses , not the relays but fuses. The resister will run $15 and fuse $5 . Good luck. I have replace these before
Just guessing but, I'd say either fan clutch is going bad, not turning as fast as it should be once temps go up or if you have electric fans, either fans or relays bad. I'm leaning more toward the fan clutch. The fins on the impeller of the waterpump can also wear done over time and reduce the amount of water flow.You may also want to make sure the fins in the radiator are clean and not stopping air flow. I'm assuming that when you're moving there's no problem so that should say that water pump, thermostat are doing good. Please rate this. Thanks
you need the tempature blend door motor. My 01 silverado had this issue about 1 1/2 years before i was tired of messing with it they are not hard to replace. The cover (if it is still on) for passenger side floor ducts needs to be removed and the motor is near the right side of "hump" (trans tunnel) mounted horisontial with the armature pointing upwards.
never seen a truck like this ,iam in spain but from the sound of it one belt drives a/c and another the power steering and altenator ,pos water pump as well but this could be driven by the timing belt .As i said i have never seen one of these trucks .If i had it in front of me i could soon tell you .