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Fan blade does not immediately spin when turned on; loud

fan does not immediately spin when turned on; loud squealing sound emitted when the blade starts to spin slowly

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The motor bearings need machine (like sewing machine oil).
Try a quick spray of WD40 or Liquid Wrench, but use machine oil, soon.
Look for an "oil hole" on top of the motor; there may be two of them.

Posted on Oct 05, 2009


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