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In order to start heater I have to open it, turn it on, and push the fan. This is the 2nd heater I have had with this problem.

The first one was a bent fan shaft, this one appears straight and worked perfectly last year but just started sticking. Is there a way to lube it? If so with what?

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  • Mark A Sity Jan 03, 2013

    No oil port and the shaft sits inside the motor; wasn't going to drill through there. What I did was to lift the front up to about a 45 degree angle and spray WD-40 on the shaft. Seems to work fine now. Thanks for the help guys.


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Would help if you stated hours use on item.
try lubricating the fan motor. take it apart, grease or heavy oil
like 90wt gear lube

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Of course there is! If there is NO grease point or oil point you will need to make your own. Drill two holes from the top of the bearing holders with a 1/8 inch drill bit all the way through to the bearings. Use 3 in one oil periodically to lubricate through the holes. To keep dirt out, push in a little bit of a Q-tip cotton into each hole.

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