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Motor is noisy and very hot. How can I get a replacement motor for WA6500-c ?

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  • Badmotor Dec 11, 2007

    Thank you for your helpful information, but I am considering a different manufacture because the cost of the motor is almost the same price as a new one. Considering we bought the unit one year and one month ago, we were surprised since the original one lasted thirty years.

  • pggal May 03, 2008

    We are having the same issue with the same product exactly. I shall phone them . The fan cost about $150. A new motor costs $120. Whats wrong with this picture.



    thanks mb

  • lar656 Jul 11, 2008

    I had the same problem only it was the replacement motor ($34) that was noisy and hot. The problem was not with the motor but the switch assembly. Broan sells it for $30 because it's a variable speed assembly - I think I'll change mine to on/off and save $28.00.

  • carlosdyer Feb 01, 2009

    Motor is noisy and very hot.
    How can I get a replacement motor for WA6500-c
    I chose this model as it was at a good price and i wanted a unit with a large fan that would run as quiet as possible.

    Large fan, lower speed, less noise.


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These guys have it! http://parts.broan-nutone.com/broan/Shop

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  • Robert Hirst Dec 11, 2007

    Before you buy another...give them a call. They may 'help you out' because you are so recent a purchaser. Good luck.

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