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Unable to release fan on Neff B1441 single oven

I need to replace the Fan/ electric motor on the above and I have removed the 10 mm nut in the centre of the fan inside the oven then removed the washer but the fan will not come away to enable me to remove the motor.

Could you please advise as to how i need to go about solving removing the fan.

I look forward to some expertise advise.

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John

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It is probably baked on grease that is holding the fan on, if you have removed the center nut, then it should pull straight off.
Try spraying WD40 on it, grasping it with a pair of pliers or similar, and pull it towards you. it should come off, there is nothing else to hold it on.
Please rate my fixya solution.
Thanks.

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