Heater Blower Motor Resistor Replacement at your home or office.

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Heater Blower Motor Resistor Replacement Service & Cost

What is the Heater Blower Motor Resistor all about?

The heater blower motor resistor is located underneath the dashboard in the heater/AC compartment. The resistor enables the heater blower motor to change the speed of the fan. Without this part you will not be able to change the speed of the airflow from the blower motor. It is also possible that the heater motor blower may not work at all. If the resistor has gone bad, it is likely that the fan will work only on the highest speed.

Keep in mind:

*If no air is coming out of your vents, you may have a problem with the heater blower motor as well as the resistor. * Mechanical resistance to the fan (such as when something gets stuck in the fan), can often cause damage to the heater blower motor resistor.

How it's done:

  • Inspect electrical circuits to verify faulty resistor.
  • Remove and replace the faulty resistor.

Our recommendation:

The air and heating system in your vehicle is a closed system, so it won’t be inspected during servicing and routine maintenance. If you notice any part of the air and heating system behaving bizarrely, however, you should always schedule an inspection. If your fan is stuck on high, you likely have a bad heater blower motor resistor, and should schedule to have it replaced.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Heater Blower Motor Resistor?

  • Blower motor only operates at 2 speeds instead of 4 speeds.
  • Blower motor is not functioning (no air from vents).

How important is this service?

To ensure proper operation of the blower motor, the resistor has to be working correctly or else you may end up with either no airflow from the fan or your fan will be stuck on one speed.

How much does Heater Blower Motor Resistor Replacement cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office.

Car Labor Cost Parts Cost Average Dealer Price YourMechanic Savings
1998 Honda Passport $107.50 $61.07 $151.07 - $186.07 $131 22%
2005 Buick Terraza $107.50 $46.77 $136.77 - $171.77 $118 23%
2009 BMW X6 $161.25 $175.47 $310.47 - $362.97 $274 18%
2003 Kia Sedona $107.50 $44.83 $134.83 - $169.83 $118 22%
1995 Mercedes-Benz C220 $107.50 $477.07 $567.07 - $602.07 $515 11%
1996 Plymouth Breeze $107.50 $38.97 $128.97 - $163.97 $111 24%
2005 Mercury Mountaineer $107.50 $31.17 $121.17 - $156.17 $104 25%
2002 Dodge Neon $107.50 $11.67 $101.67 - $136.67 $86 28%
2004 Saturn Ion $107.50 $61.07 $151.07 - $186.07 $131 22%
2005 Hyundai XG350 $107.50 $58.47 $148.47 - $183.47 $129 22%
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