Jeep Repair Problems? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP
good morning.Are you reffering to the fan(blower) speed not working?If the bolwer motor is your problem try hitting the bottom of the blower motor with the palm of your hand.If the motor now starts to work your problem is with the motor itself.If the motor does not come on then you either have a problem with the switch or the blower motor resister.Please klet me know what you find and we can go from there,Don
it's 6:38 am here in El Paso, TX. I am going to try what you suggested. Also, how about checking the fuse? is the fuse box underneath the dashboard or under the hood? Also, the blower motor had been making some noises like some "leaves" were inside of it or something. Maybe it's the blower motor itself. Another question I have is, when I turn the knob, I do hear a "click" noise coming from the compressor area. I believe this would be the a/c pump clutch. If so, this would mean the clutch is trying to engager. Is this right?
The clutch is probably engaging and the a/c system is working but you just dont feel it because the blower motor is not working.If the motor has been making some noise now for a while i would say it is time to replace it.You need either a test light or an electrical meter to do any electrical checks.I know its hot in El Paso as I live in Lafayette,La and we are in the 90'S every day.Please let me know if you need more help,Don
I checked the a/c clutch fuse and it is ok. There is no blower fuse as such. I do have an electrical meter but why do I need to check anything if I am replacing the blower motor?
I checked the a/c clutch fuse and it is ok. There is no blower motor fuse as such. I also hit the bottom of the motor with my palm and it did not come on. But like you say, it might be time to replace it. I do have an electrical meter. What do I check?
If there is some electrical checking that can be done just to make sure it is a blower motor problem that would be nice. I do have an electrical meter. Where would I check?
I did the checks. Fuse is ok. Power (12v) ok at the dark blue wire. It is the blower motor. I removed it and connected directly to the battery, nothing. Then tried to rotate the cage and it was frozen!
So now I have to get a new blower motor. Problem is they are like $155. On some online stores I can get it for $50 to $80, but they take a week to 12 days to deliver.
But at any rate, thanks for your great help!
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