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Old 09-05-2012, 04:30 PM   #1
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Blower motor fire ? how often

So ive been reading that we could have a fire in our TJS of our blower motors are too old. They draw too much amps at high speed and start fires

anyone ever have this happen ?

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Havent had mine catch on fire, but it did do the common fault and melt the harness on the back of the switch for the blower motor, I had to replace the harness with a new pigtail, then did the JP Mag fix and wired in some relays for the blower motor to prevent if from overheating the wires.

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Old 09-05-2012, 05:24 PM   #3
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Blower, as in part of the AC? Sorry, still somewhat of a newb :P
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Old 09-05-2012, 06:39 PM   #4
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Not common. WHERE have you been reading that?????????
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Read it in JP magazine ...
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Old 09-05-2012, 09:07 PM   #7
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See a lot of issues on the forums with switches & connectors burning-up, even had a mode switch & connector do a smoke-test on my own stuff. Haven't seen any issues with them actually catching on fire, though.
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Read it in JP magazine ...
I can't stand JP magazine. I had a subscription, but cancelled because I can't stand the BS that they spew. Its 100% run by aftermarket manufacturers and is 100% biased to selling their parts.

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