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1995 LS: heating/ac fan would start and stop..auto mode

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I have a 1995 LS 400, the heating/AC fan would start and stop, now if doesn work at all, not in manual or auto mode. Thanks for your help.
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Lexus Mechanic: Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager replied 8 years ago
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Hi,

 

You need to replace the blower motor, located underneath the right side of the dash. You can access from the floorboard on passenger side:

 

  • Remove the right front door scuff plate.
  • Remove the right cowl side trim.

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Remove the No. 2 under cover.-LS 400

  • Remove the No.2 under cover.
  • Disconnect the blower motor connector.
  • Remove the 3 screws and blower motor.
  •  

    To install:

    1. Install the blower motor and tighten the 3 screws.
    2. Connect the blower motor connector.
    3. Install the No.2 under cover.
    4. Install the right cowl side trim.
    5. Install the right front door scuff plate.
    6. Connect the negative battery cable.

    Click image to see an enlarged view



    Edited by eric on 6/25/2010 at 3:09 PM EST
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    Lexus Mechanic: Eric, Automotive Repair Shop Manager replied 8 years ago

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