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6/27/08 8:09am - Original Message: 'rattling A/C fan'
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Any ideas on how to stop that fan from making all that noise? I am sure it is a baring gone bad.. but who much do I need to pull to get to it? it looks all cramed up under the fender


Any help would be great!

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6/27/08 10:51pm - Reply: 'rattling A/C fan'
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Sometimes if you tap on the raised bearing housing on the top of the fan motor, it will stop the noise.  This may last a long time, or not long at all.  Best thing is to just replace the blower motor.
 
Be sure to check the blower cage when you take it out.   A damaged cage, or debris in the cage, will also make similar noise.


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