E46Fanatics is the premiere website for BMW 3 series owners around the world with interactive forums, a geographical enthusiast directory, photo galleries, and technical information for BMW enthusiasts. Today I nearly went mad trying to find out what could be the reason as my blower suddenly decided to not work. View Public Profile Visit SMOKE EM IF U GOT EM!!'s homepage! Reply With Quote 07-17-2011,04:10 PM #11 1988 325ix View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage ^Gone, but not forgotten.
still no voltage coming on the Motor/resistor . Mark helpful 70 Report euroasian answered 2 years ago we found the resistor plug, and have current to all 4 prongs, i assume are the 4 speeds to the fan, but Thanks for the help September 30, 2014 Followup from the Pelican Staff: control head and in panel. I find it much easier to remove the blower motor this way. http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=561561
Brinkley View Public Profile Find more threads by Brinkley Find More Posts by Brinkley Leave feedback for Brinkley (1) 12-12-2011, 10:07 AM #6 jasonbimmer Registered User Join Date: Sep Didn't have the dealer perform that repair. The blower motor, which controls airflow into the passenger cabin, is among the most consequential components in the climate control system. I replaced the resistor back about a year ago.
It could be a multitude of issues w the system. Then the final stage resistor and the blower motor. Is this a dealer item only or will my local parts store have one? 2000 Bmw 323i Blower Motor Resistor Location August 3, 2014 Followup from the Pelican Staff: No problem, glad to help. - Nick at Pelican Parts Hop Comments: I was going down the road a couple of
No weird variable speeds or noises, just one day it was kaput. View My Garage Add jburns to Your Ignore List #3 08-14-2011, 11:03 AM eds325i Registered User Location: PA Join Date: Mar 2011 Posts: 37 Mein Auto: 2002 BMW Leaks.
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Unless I removed battery cable, the blower motor continued to run in a few minutes intervals for 30 seconds or so. Bmw Blower Motor Not Working Sometimes the blower will fail to operate at all. I suppose you'll get a few "FSR" (final stage resistor) suggestions as well. You say the heater core is in there too.
In my case this was impossible without tearing the nipple on the boot which, surprisingly, was less than $30 to replace at my dealer. http://e46fanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=847670 Site Sponsors & Bimmerfest Group Buys Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension BMW Diesel Owners / Enthusiasts BMW Coding and Programming The 2002 Bmw 325i Blower Motor Resistor Brinkley View Public Profile Find more threads by Brinkley Find More Posts by Brinkley Leave feedback for Brinkley (1) 12-12-2011, 01:31 PM #8 danieljardine-1 Registered User Join Date: May 2006 Bmw 325i Blower Motor Fuse Location Then the final stage resistor and the blower motor.
April 10, 2015 Followup from the Pelican Staff: It is under the dash: http://www.pelicanparts.com/BMW/techarticles/BMW-3-Series-E46/57-ELEC-Blower_Motor_Final_Stage_Replacement/57-ELEC-Blower_Motor_Final_Stage_Replacement.htm - Nick at Pelican Parts Jimmy Comments: I got 2001 e46 318i. if it fluctuates, suspect the control head, if it does not, suspect the motor. - Nick at Pelican Parts Hop Comments: Thank You For the quick reply and I appreciate I will replace them on spec, but if the blower still does not work, do 2008 E90s share the same problems as the thread above describes? go figure.... Bmw Blower Motor Fuse
Mark helpful 70 Report euroasian answered 2 years ago ok, Mark helpful 70 Report euroasian answered 2 years ago we found the fan blower motor, and tested it, sadly, it has The day I went to check the FSR the bloody fan started working again so I didn't go ahead with pulling half the dash apart...mine did start the speed changing thing Quick fix by my independent. I then placed the motor in to it's aperture and refitted fans there, using a small hammer to tap them back on.It took quite a bit of time ,but well worth
Could it be related to the FAN and AC not working a few days before? 2002 Bmw 325i Final Stage Resistor Bullshitkorner 212,536 views 3:43 DIY- BMW e46 key fob battery remove/replace - Duration: 8:21. Edit: just saw you have the same car as me.
I checked the fuses and they are good. May 26, 2016 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Thanks for the feedback. Mine does the same thing, but works more than it doesn't, so I haven't changed mine yet either. Bmw E46 Blower Motor Not Working bluebee View Public Profile Find all threads started by bluebee Find all posts by bluebee View My Garage Add bluebee to Your Ignore List #5 08-14-2011, 01:54 PM eds325i
This happens a few times a week, sometimes it works sometimes it doesn't. Hot Tip: Check the flaps in the HVAC system Performance Gain: Hot or cold air again in your passenger compartment Complementary Modification: Replace blower resistor Need to buy parts for I verified correct installation of the blower fan. You are a lifesaver!
Today I decided to remove the blower motor & disconnected blower motor electrical connector to stop battery draining once and for all. Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... Then the final stage resistor and the blower motor. Only pain is that its tucked under the center stack. __________________ 2003 325XI 5-speed ZSP ZPP My325XI View Public Profile Find more threads by My325XI Find More Posts by My325XI
October 6, 2014 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Yes, if it is stuck ON, it will use power, even if the blower is not on. - Nick at Pelican Parts Large Image | Extra-Large Image Figure 2 Rotate the panel clips 90° counterclockwise to release (green arrows). I'm thinking it's probably the blower hopefully that's not too expensive to replace Thanks for the link! Not a difficult job, just a little awkward working in the passenger footwell.