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1997 Buick Riviera Blower motor continues to run after the vehicle is shut off. We had to pull the fuse to keep from draining the battery.

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There is a resistior on the heater box on fire wall it burns out to cause that to happen it is located you will see a 3 plug wire connector the resitior has 2 screws that holds it in

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I Have a 1998 Buick Rivera Blower does not blow i have power to the relay under the rear seat i have pulled the blower motor. by passed and motor fine no power to fuse left side of dash is there a rel


Not sure hat rely you are checking but the blower motor does. To have a relay in the rear fuse block. The fuse you're checking protects the HVAC computer. The HVAC computer uses that circuit to monitor the voltage going to the blower motor.

The most likely problem is the blower motor resistor, aka blower motor module, blower motor speed control. It is typically located near the blower motor. The red wire is power from the battery and should be there all the time. Black is ground. Purple is power to the blower. Grey/black is the speed input from the HVAC module.

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Or you can lower the under - dash cover on passenger side and un plug the blower motor itself

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97 Buick Riveria Blower fan blows hot air even when off, display ahowa nothing, have to pull fuse to stop blower


In 97 GM did wire it to run continually. But not hot air. Most likely mode door is stuck or control faulty (vacuum or bodin cable)

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1996 Buick Riviera Cooling fan won't shut off. we


COOLING FAN IS CONTROLLED BY COOLANT TEMPERATURE SENSOR (CTS). REMOVE THE CONNECTOR FROM IT AND IT SHOULD STOP THE FAN.
OR JUST REMOVE BATTERYGROUND CABLE.
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CTS,RELAY,CIRCUIT FOR SHORTS.
NOT LIKELY BUT IS A POSSIBILITY, THR ECU.

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I lost the diagrams to the fuse layouts .. need to


Here you can find the Buick-Riviera-Owners-Manual page 266 and next for FUSES description.

Hope this help to solve your problem (remember rated this help). Good luck.

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2003 Chevy Tahoe, blower keeps running after shut off draining my battery


well it sounds to me as if you have a bad blower resistor allowing the continuous flow to the motor. or else you have a faulty relay there and its staying applied not releasing..or else you have a bad blower motor

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Air conditioner/heater blower fan on 1997 Buick Riviera not working. Regardless of whether it's on ''Auto'', Vent, Recirc, or Front Defrost button setting, even though I can see the fan level meter going...


it will be hard to diagnose with out having my hands on it but try this.

this vehicle is known for blower motor resistor failure.

under the dash on the passenger side next to the blower motor there is a resistor attatched to the blower motor case it will have a single plug with 5 or 6 wires in it, they are normally within a couple of inches of the blower motor, remove this resistor and look at closely for any signs of burning this is a common problem, you can buy one at any parts house, do not operate the motor with the resistor removed from its mounting hole or you will damage it.

if the resistor looks good than purchase you a test light and drop me a line and i will explain how to test the entire system its not hard to do.

wesleyschacht@hotmail.com

Jun 14, 2009 | 1997 Buick Riviera

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1996 buick riviera blower motor will not shut off


The blower motor control module needs to be replaced, that will solve the problem. The module is underneath the hood on the firewall in the back. It has 2- 6mm screws. Unplug it, pull it out, put the other one back in. Plug it in. This is common for this model buick.

Jan 13, 2009 | 1995 Buick Riviera

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the blower motor took mabe 30 min to replace it should be on the passanger side under the dash it has 3 screws to hold it in or it on the fire wall pass side

Nov 20, 2008 | 1997 Buick Riviera

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