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My furnace just quit a while ago. The Draft inducer motor blower make alot of noise when it trys to start and then it shuts down. I actually had to turnthe blower with a screw driver first before it would start on its own. I assume that if this blower motor is bad, then it will keep the furnace from starting? Any advice?

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  • Robert Mar 25, 2011

    So which motor did you turn with a screwdriver, the inducer or blower motor?

  • philpetersen Mar 25, 2011

    the inducer motor. That is the one that is making the noise and turns very rough. Furnace shuts down before it ever fires or blower motor kicks in.

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Hello, if the inducer motor is bad then the furnace will not continue further and work, it could be that the bearings are shot on the inducer or it has failed electricly. Best thing to do here is replace the inducer motor.

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