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99 Bonne fan out

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On the lake this weekend my fan went out. This be the fan that blows air out the dash for heat and airconditioning. Its awfully noisy. its this a job for me to tackle, or better off going to a shop? Any cost estimates?


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I show .8 hrs on this job so i would image a shop will charge at least 150 for this repair. You can get a motor at autozone for $43 bucks. Its not that hard, give it a try and save a benjamin!

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Remove the cross car support brace.

Remove the rear spark plug wires and bracket and set aside.

Disconnect the electrical connector (5) from the blower motor (2).

Remove the cooling tube (4) from the blower motor (2).

Remove the screws (3) that attach the blower motor (2) to the blower module assembly (1).

Remove the blower motor (2).


Install the blower motor (2). NOTE: Refer to Fastener Notice in Service Precautions.

Install the screws (3) to the blower motor (2). Tighten Tighten the screws to 6 N.m (55 lb in) .

Install the cooling tube (4) to the blower motor (2).

Connect the electrical connector (5) to the blower motor (2).

Install the rear spark plug wires and bracket.

Install the cross car support brace.

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