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Mobile mechanic in Wolverhampton , 15 years of experience

B. H Motors and Electrics is a mobile service that offers a wide range of motor mechanical and electrical diagnosis and repair. Please see the link below for more information about us. https://ww...

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Garage in Hull, 15 years of experience

I started my career back in the early 2000's working as a mobile breakdown and recovery technician. Having worked here for a number of years I then worked at several other independent garages. I have work...

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Garage in Tunbridge Wells, 15 years of experience

I'm a mobile mechanic with wide range of experience with diagnostic , repair , electrical and electronics in automotive industry with 15 years of experience.

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Mobile mechanic in Bury, 9 years of experience

I began my career with LandRover where I completed my apprenticeship and was with the company for around 3 years. I moved to BMW/Mini for 5 years before setting up my own mobile mechanic business in 2016 cal...

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Garage in Porchester, 20 years of experience

LW motor services offer a complete experience from collection and repair to then returning your vehicle. We offer Mots, servicing, welding, Aircon, diagnostics, repairs, paint and body repair and health chec...

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Garage in Uxbridge, 33 years of experience

I’ve been in the motor trade for 33 years and have worked for Toyota main dealers before spending 18 years working out on the roadside for both the AA and RAC. I have worked for Tesla and VW

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Garage in Fareham, 14 years of experience

Three years' work experience within a family run garage and eleven years' work experience as a freelance Mobile Mechanic in Fareham and surrounding areas.

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Mobile mechanic in Bridgend, 13 years of experience

TeamK Mechanics offers repairs and servicing at customers location and convenience, this can be done while you are at home relaxing or while you are at work, removing wasted time sat in a garage waiting room...

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Garage in Bicester, 15 years of experience

Highly skilled automotive technician, having 9 years of experience with Seat, Skoda, Audi and BMW main dealers in the UK. Skoda and Audi certified technician. I am looking forward in providing a top qualit...

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Mobile mechanic in Bristol , 5 years of experience

Why visit a garage? when you can opt for the convenience of a mechanic that comes to you, whether at home or at work. The range of work carried out includes (but is not limited to) servicing, brakes, batteri...

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Garage in Wolverhampton, 22 years of experience

Hi, my name is Darren Branch. I have been working on cars most of my life, with 21 years worth of PROFESSIONAL experience. I have long realised that it is not the actual garage that you should be putting yo...

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Garage in Bristol , 10 years of experience

My name is Adam, mobile mechanic based in Bristol, I offer roadside assistance where possible - I cover most work types including , plug in diagnostic, pre purchase inspection, servicing and brakes.

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Garage in Plymouth, 25 years of experience

Whites Autocentre was started by Mr Bill White who started the company in 1975. We are a local Car garage based in Plymouth. On Bills retirement in October 2010 the business was purchased by Mr John Kiely, t...

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Mobile mechanic in East Renfrewshire , 25 years of experience

17 Years Mercedes-Benz 3 Years Auto Electrical Services 4 Years Rolls Royce (Aviation).

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Garage in Essex , 31 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about heater blower fan repair & replacements

Read our answers to questions about heater blower fan repair costs, symptoms and more.

What does a Heater Blower Fan Resistor do?

The heater blower fan's resistor regulates the speed at which air is blown into the passenger compartment by the fan, according to the input from the switches on the dashboard.

What does a heater blower motor replacement involve?

  • Mechanic will read the ECU for related fault codes.
  • Mechanic will inspect heater blower and corresponding electrical circuit.
  • Mechanic will replace the heater blower motor, if faulty.
  • Mechanic will advise if any other parts need to be replaced.
  • Mechanic will test the heater blower fan, makes adjustments if necessary.

Can I do a heater blower fan replacement myself?

Unless you are a qualified mechanic with the required skills, training and equipment to do the job, we strongly recommend a heater blower motor replacement is only carried out by a professional mechanic. ClickMechanic can help get you a vetted and local mechanic to carry out the work. Just enter your postcode and your car's registration number at the top of this page and select the work needed to get an instant fixed price up front.

How do I know if my blower motor or resistor is bad in my car?

  • When the fan does not work at all (i.e. when it does not push air through the air vents).
  • When the air coming from the air vents is not as strong as usual.
  • When the fan's operating speed stays the same even when changing its speed.

How long will a heater blower fan motor replacement take?

On average, heater blower motor replacement times can range from 1 hour to 2 hours with an average of 1.5 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

How often should I replace a heater blower fan?

Over time, the heater blower fan's motor can wear and fail. In many instances it should be cheaper to replace the heater blower unit completely than replacing parts individually (if at all possible).

Should you experience problems with the heater blower fan, then it is advisable to have the fan unit inspected and, if necessary, have it replaced. Seeing that the fan is especially prone to wear over time it should always be serviced as and when stipulated in the guidelines set out by your car's manufacturer.

How long will a heater blower fan resistor replacement take?

On average, a heater blower fan resistor replacement will take under 1 hour. Ultimately, the time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

How often should I replace a heater blower resistor?

It is normal for the heater blower fan's resistor to wear due to extensive use over time. In some cases a short circuit might lead the fan to be stuck in one speed, when the fan does not work at all, it might be that it has blown a fuse.

If you experience problems with the heater blower resistor, then it is advisable to have the unit inspected and, if necessary, have it replaced. Seeing that the fan is especially prone to wear over time it should always be serviced as and when stipulated in the guidelines set out by your car's manufacturer.

Why is my car heater not blowing hot air?

If your car heater is not blowing hot air then there can be a number of underlying reasons. A faulty heater blower fan could be due to a bad electrical connection, for example, due to a connector that had to endure an inordinate amount of heat and has subsequently started to melt. It is important that any issues are addressed as quickly as possible to prevent further damage.

Should you experience problems with the heater blower fan, then it is advisable to have the fan unit inspected and, if necessary, have it replaced.

How much does it cost to fix a blower motor resistor?

A heater blower fan resistor replacement generally costs between £70 and £130 with an average price of £90. Pricing will depend on your location, car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Check what you could save by having a heater blower fan resistor replaced by getting a quote through ClickMechanic.

Can I still drive with a faulty heater blower fan?

If you suspect there is any issue with the heater blower fan or there are concerns about its age or condition, book an inspection with a professional mechanic as soon as possible. Whilst a faulty heater blower may not impair the overall performance of the vehicle, it will of course impact comfort.

Can I still drive with a faulty heater blower resistor?

If you suspect there is any issue with the heater blower resistor or there are concerns about its age or condition, book an inspection with a professional mechanic as soon as possible. Whilst a faulty heater blower may not impair the overall performance of the vehicle, it will of course impact comfort.

Is a faulty blower fan an MOT failure?

The heater blower fan is not a component that is usually checked in an MOT, so it shouldn't result in an MOT failure.

How much does it cost to replace a heater blower motor in a car?

Cost for a heater blower motor replacement can range from £110 to £300 with an average price of £190. The cost of replacing a heater blower motor depends on your car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Find out what you could save by having a heater blower motor replaced by ClickMechanic by selecting your car at the top of this page!

Check out the ClickMechanic price for a heater blower fan repair. See the averages for different makes below. We consolidate industry standard data with millions of data points to give you the most accurate price. These estimates may include Heater blower motor.

Estimates on average repair costs, such as the above results for a heater blower fan repair, are based on ClickMechanic's quote data which combines multiple third-party sources. Actual costs may vary. We provide estimates on average repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.

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