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Any way to know which blower mower to buy to replace the one

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Any way to know which blower mower to buy to replace the one in my furnace without opening up my furnace first?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  oilburn62 replied 9 months ago.

oilburn62 :

You need to pull out blower to get HP and speed. It is probably 1/3HP and 1075 RPM.

Customer:

ok, so there is no way to know before hand? was hoping to order it online (i am in chicago) so it will be in Columbus, OH when I get there Saturday to replace it

Customer:

i was hoping it was safe to assume a 1/3-1/2 hp, 1075, 115V, 4 speed direct drive but didnt know if it mattered much after that (as far as a specific fit type, etc)

Customer:

hello?

Expert:  oilburn62 replied 9 months ago.
Sorry would not let me reply. These motors are pretty much universal. The 1/3 Hp motor is used in probably 75% of residential units.
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