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Blower motor runs til battery is dead. No don't think the…

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Blower motor runs til...

Blower motor runs til battery is dead

Mechanic's Assistant: Did you test the battery with a voltmeter? And have you ever changed one before?

No don't think the battery is the issue

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Volvo?

2014 S60 T6

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your S60 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Just started last night

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

When I turn the cabin temp to high and hit the auto temp control the AC light comes on but hot air is coming out

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Volvo Mechanic: Marty, ASE Certified Technician replied 4 months ago
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Hi, my name is***** the blower runs with the key off you will most likely have a shorted blower motor regulator. Volvo refers to this part as the power unit. The part number is ***** The unit is located in the blower housing under the driver's side dash just to the right of the accelerator pedal.

Let me know if you have any questions.

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Volvo Mechanic: Marty, ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago
Hi, just checking in. Did you get this problem resolved?
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