How to Fix a Blower Resistor?

Answer A malfunctioning blower resistor will cause inadequate airflow through the internal heat and air system. The fan inside the blower may only function periodically, it may only work on one setting, u... Read More »

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How to Fix a Blower Motor Resistor?

When the resistor that regulates your blower motor's speed fails, the fan will either not function at all, or will run at one speed regardless of what the climate control fan knob is turned to. Blo... Read More »

How to Replace a Blower Resistor?

The blower motor resistor allows the switch in your vehicle's interior to alter the speed of the fan as needed. As the switch is gradually turned from low to high, the resistor permits more current... Read More »

How to Repair a Blower Resistor?

The blower resistor governs the speeds for the fan. It has three springs on it -- for high, low, medium, and uses a combination for "in-between" speeds. Each of the springs is a different thickness... Read More »

What Does a Blower Motor Resistor Do?

"Blower motor" refers to an electrically operated fan in a vehicle that supplies air to the passenger compartment. The heater blower resistor helps control the rate at which the blower motor suppli... Read More »