How Long Does a Heater Blower Motor Last?

During the colder parts of the month, you will start to rely more and more on your car’s heater. With all of the different components that are in place to ensure your heater works correctly, you may have a hard time keeping up with them all. The heater blower motor is one of the most important parts of a car’s heating system. It is the job of the blower motor to take the heat that is being produced by the system and blow it into the cabin of the car. When you need heat in a hurry in your car’s cabin, the blower motor will have to spring into action.

For the most part, the heater blower motor on your car is supposed to last as long as the actual vehicle does. Due to the harsh conditions that this blower motor has to operate in, it will usually end up having repair issues. There are a variety of problems that the blower motor may have that will render it useless. The last thing that you want is to be unable to get the hot air that you need to keep your car’s cabin at the right temperature. More often than not, the problems that a blower motor has will be caused by a wiring issue.

When problems with your heater blower motor start to surface, you will have to act swiftly in order to reduce the amount of time you are without hot air. The blower motor will not usually be checked out during a routine maintenance procedure and will only get attention when there are repair issues with it. When there are problems with the heater blower motor, here are some of the signs that you will notice:

  • The heater in the car will not come on at all
  • The car’s heater will only work on occasion
  • The flow of air is very weak

Having a professional to find and fix the issues with your heater blower motor is the best way to ensure that the job is done the right way. Attempting to do this type of work by yourself may make things much worse due to your lack of experience. If you're noticing a problem with your heater blower, have a certified mechanic repair the problem for you.


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Collins

12 years of experience
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Collins
12 years of experience
Honda Pilot V6-3.5L - Heater Blower Motor - Kennesaw, Georgia
Arrived exactly on time. Went right to work. Had to fight awful smell but continued working. Found dead mouse in blower, it was disgusting but continued work until finished without complaining. Would definitely call on Collins again to do repairs.
Chrysler 200 - Heater Blower Motor - Atlanta, Georgia
Collins was prompt, professional, organized, efficient and a pleasure to have service our vehicle. I will request Collins for our next appointment.

Scott

36 years of experience
898 reviews
Scott
36 years of experience
BMW 750i V8-4.8L - Heater Blower Motor - Gilbert, Arizona
Scott was incredibly knowledgeable and professional. He answered all our questions. Great experience would highly recommend Scott and this company.
Jeep Grand Cherokee - Heater Blower Motor - Scottsdale, Arizona
Scott was awesome. Easy to communicate with, and he answered any questions I had. Would highly recommend Scott!

Theodore

16 years of experience
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Theodore
16 years of experience
Honda Accord V6-3.0L Hybrid - Car Heater Blower Motor Replacement - Renton, Washington
Very professional, very knowledgeable, fast and friendly service. Would definitely use this service in the future for other items. Thank you!

Tinashe

13 years of experience
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Tinashe
13 years of experience
Chrysler 200 V6-3.6L - Car Heater Blower Motor Replacement - Powder Springs, Georgia
Repair was quick and Tinashe was respectful of my space. He explained services to be done for today and provided recommendations on items that would need to be done in the near future.

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