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The A/C heater switch on my 03 impala works intermittently-about one time in three the fan won't come on when the swich is turned on.Between a few seconds and up to 5 minutes later the fan starts to run and then of course the A/C will work.

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Hi,Sounds like bearing went out, check estimator link for estimate and do not know your mechanical abilities to see if you can fix.

Also sounds like your alternator is going out. A car's electrical needs are filled with the generator. The only thing the battery is used for is to start the car. After that, you can literally remove the battery and the car will still run properly. If the alternator goes bad, the car will then revert to running off the battery. After it starts to drain down, electrical things will stop working. You can jump the car and restart it if it dies, but it won't last very long until it dies again. Run, don't walk to the shop and have them test the alternator. I am betting you will find it is bad. One more thing. Sometimes, if the alternator goes bad, the extra drain on the battery will cause it to fail also. If that happens, don't blame the repair shop. It just happens. The opposite (battery going bad, alternator fails) can also be true.

Take care..

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