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Recent Heater Blower Fan Repair Mechanic Reviews in Bristol


23 Reviews

Monster Dent

Garage in Bristol, 15 years of experience

We are an independent 5 star garage with high experienced technicians that will take care of your vehicle, we cover a wide range of repairs like: MOT repairs Servicing Air Con Regas Air Con Recharge Bra...



369 Reviews

L&G Auto Mobile Mechanic

Garage in Bristol, 24 years of experience

I began my career on the YTS scheme through an independent Ford garage. I spent some time working in independent garages gaining experience on a range of makes & models. I moved into a dealership environmen...



105 Reviews

Ac Automotive Wiltshire LTD

Garage serving Bristol, 10 years of experience

I began my career studying at City of Bristol College to gain my NVQ qualifications. My first role was with All About Bikes in Bristol for over 3 years before moving to Porsche Mode for 12 months then onto a...



296 Reviews

Matts Mobile Mechanics

Garage serving Bristol, 18 years of experience

I have been in the trade for well over 10 years in the trade and have gained all my experience within the trade throughout that time. I began at M&L Motors in Mitcham Junction, Surrey for 3 years then I move...



972 Reviews

R Bluck Motor Repairs

Mobile mechanic serving Bristol, 15 years of experience

I did my apprenticeship at a garage in Swindon as I studied with Northstar College. After graduating I left and went to Charlie Browns auto services for 2-3 years. Following my time at Charlie Browns I went ...



303 Reviews

Eastlake Garage

Garage serving Bristol, 14 years of experience

Our company is based on the belief that our customers’ needs are of the utmost importance. Our entire team are committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high percentage of our business is from repeat ...



431 Reviews

Acceler8 Motors

Garage serving Bristol, 12 years of experience

I have 20 years of experience in the motor industry.. My business caters for most makes/models


21st January 2020

ANDREW, CHIPPING NORTON

Audi TT Roadster • Heater blower motor replacement


347 Reviews

WESGATE AUTOMOTIVE LIMITED

Garage in Newport, 21 years of experience

We offer a completely mobile service, in which we can travel to your home or place of work and repair or remap your vehicle. We are partnered with one of the leading map writing teams in the country, with a ...



129 Reviews

M.R Auto Services

Garage in Bridgwater, 15 years of experience

Starting my apprenticeship at Renault I then moved to a local independent garage where I spent 11 years building my mechanical knowledge. I then made the transition to self-employed were I offer a mobile ser...



58 Reviews

Dinapoli Motor Services

Garage in Cardiff, 17 years of experience

Having worked in main dealers for 17 years I gained a high level of skill and customer service. Having reached the level of master technician it was time to work for myself. I pride myself on delivering a h...



116 Reviews

Mechanical Vehicle Solutions

Garage in Witney, 20 years of experience

After qualifying with a distinction in Mechanical Engineering from Oxford College, I have worked in various workshops over the past 20 years gaining a wealth of experience and knowledge. This included workin...



135 Reviews

Purcaru Iulian

Garage in Southampton, 20 years of experience

A sole trader with 20 years in the trade - experience working in both independent garages and dealerships. Working on all makes and models from diagnostics to clutches. Offering both mobile and garage-based ...



134 Reviews

Catlin Motor Services

Garage in High Wycombe, 19 years of experience

Catlin Motor Services is a home-run workshop catering for all your mechanical needs. Confident mechanic with 12+ years experience. We strive on delivering a professional, honest and reliable service to a...



33 Reviews

Terry Myers Mobile Vehicle Technician

Mobile mechanic in Berkshire, 16 years of experience

I started my career with Ford where I completed my apprenticeship for 3 years and obtained my City & Guilds qualifications. I moved to Mazda where I was for over 2 years. I worked with Thames Valley Police f...


Want to learn more about Heater Blower Fan repairs in Bristol?

Read our short guide with information on 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.

Can Bristol garages offer home collection and delivery for heater blower fan repair?

Yes, many garages in Bristol are able to offer collection and delivery for a heater blower fan repair. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a heater blower fan repair in Bristol.

Can Bristol mobile mechanics do heater blower fan repair at my home or office?

Yes, Bristol mobile mechanics can do a heater blower fan repair at your home or office, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.

How much does a Heater Blower Fan repair cost in Bristol?

The average cost of a Heater Blower Fan repair in Bristol is on average between £139 and £205. Ultimately the cost for a Heater Blower Fan repair in Bristol depends on the make and model of your car. Check out the ClickMechanic price below, and find out what you'd pay at a franchise dealer in Bristol. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying.

These estimates may include Heater blower motor and Blower control module/resistor. We have quotes for the top 45 manufacturers.

Name ClickMechanic Click Mechanic average Franchise dealer estimate

Alfa Romeo

£151 £179 - £346 Get exact price

Audi

£248 £232 - £451 Get exact price

Austin

£144 £234 - £234 Get exact price

Bentley

£512 £656 - £663 Get exact price

BMW

£191 £196 - £409 Get exact price

Chevrolet

£140 £149 - £250 Get exact price

Chrysler

£108 £128 - £201 Get exact price

Citroen

£208 £245 - £343 Get exact price

Dacia

£166 £246 - £255 Get exact price

Daewoo

£128 £202 - £202 Get exact price

Daihatsu

£169 £224 - £224 Get exact price

Dodge

£143 £216 - £224 Get exact price

DS

£156 £195 - £248 Get exact price

Fiat

£139 £153 - £246 Get exact price

Ford

£218 £195 - £446 Get exact price

Honda

£116 £160 - £209 Get exact price

Hyundai

£139 £131 - £270 Get exact price

Infiniti

£168 £250 - £250 Get exact price

Jaguar

£144 £96 - £310 Get exact price

Jeep

£140 £135 - £273 Get exact price

Kia

£144 £173 - £241 Get exact price

Land Rover

£158 £159 - £344 Get exact price

LDV

£112 £182 - £182 Get exact price

Lexus

£122 £134 - £231 Get exact price

Mazda

£142 £158 - £263 Get exact price

Mercedes-Benz

£202 £185 - £378 Get exact price

MG

£150 £194 - £344 Get exact price

MINI

£183 £252 - £289 Get exact price

Mitsubishi

£92 £116 - £173 Get exact price

Nissan

£223 £317 - £437 Get exact price

Peugeot

£217 £256 - £379 Get exact price

Peugeot Talbot

£53 £91 - £91 Get exact price

Porsche

£116 £142 - £220 Get exact price

Renault

£184 £223 - £375 Get exact price

Rover

£69 £131 - £131 Get exact price

Saab

£205 £232 - £337 Get exact price

SEAT

£244 £260 - £446 Get exact price

Skoda

£226 £191 - £489 Get exact price

Smart

£247 £317 - £372 Get exact price

Subaru

£178 £198 - £293 Get exact price

Suzuki

£129 £160 - £218 Get exact price

Toyota

£203 £262 - £357 Get exact price

Vauxhall

£168 £173 - £306 Get exact price

Volkswagen

£244 £234 - £427 Get exact price

Volvo

£327 £347 - £751 Get exact price

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  • Microcar
  • Metrocab
  • Hummer
  • Reva
  • Asia
  • TVR
  • Ferrari
  • Morgan
  • Buick
  • Lamborghini
  • Pontiac
  • Carbodies
  • Mitsubishi Fuso
  • Moskvich
  • Cadillac
  • Ford US
  • Aixam
  • Daimler
  • FSO
  • Iveco
  • Maybach
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Santana
  • Tata
  • Great Wall
  • Piaggio
  • Perodua
  • Aston Martin
  • Isuzu
  • Lada
  • Lancia
  • Lotus
  • Maserati
  • Proton
  • Ssangyong
  • London Taxi's International

Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a heater blower fan repair, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on 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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Recent Heater Blower Fan repair quotes in Bristol

These recent quotes were taken from our quote engine which uses third-party industry standard data on repair times, along with a live parts retailer, and a regional labour rate to build an accurate free quote. We are constantly improving our quote engine, so please let us know if a price seems incorrect.

£255.14

Heater blower motor replacement

Audi A4
Bristol
£110.83

Heater blower motor replacement

Jeep Grand Cherokee
Bristol
£86.85

Heater blower control module/resistor replacement - front

Ford B-Max
Bristol
£197.83

Heater blower motor replacement

Porsche Cayman
Bristol