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Thought the belt burnt, looked inside, its the motor, it runs a couple seconds, stops and has a burning smell.Cant find how to disconnect the motor from the front exhaust unit

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One of 2 ways, diagram wasnt very helpful. the blower wheel either is threaded on the motor of is held on with a clamp. the clamp obviously undo and the motor will slide out, if its threaded look closely around fave of wheel you will see the words remove, with arrows if the direction to turn. Some are reversed thread. in which case you need to hold opposite side motor shaft with correct size wrench and unscrew from front( you wont have to completely remove the blower from housing it'll come forward enough to remove.the motor itself is held in by 2 plastic hold downs one in front and behind the motor.

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