Heater fan works intermittently - like loose connection

Discussion in 'General Motoring' started by 405 TD Estate, Nov 14, 2005.

  1. Has anyone heard of this before, what is it - on a '95 405 GLX

    Cheers

    Ian
     
    405 TD Estate, Nov 14, 2005
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  2. 405 TD Estate

    Nom Guest

    It is a loose connection.

    Look in the passenger footwell, under the dash. The fat red wire going to
    the fan, will be loose at the fan-end. Jiggle it about, and you should be
    able to get it working. Mine was fine once I'd duct-taped it inplace.
     
    Nom, Nov 15, 2005
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  3. Thanks Nom, that was exactly it. very easy job - I wish they were all
    like that!

    Instead of just putting the plug back I cracked some of the plastic
    shielding off around the end where it was 'burnt' and brittle then
    gently crimped the connecter for a tighter fit before putting it back.

    The way the plastic was scorched makes me wonder if it was a fire
    hazard??
     
    405 TD Estate, Nov 16, 2005
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  4. 405 TD Estate

    Nom Guest

    It probably is a fire hazard :)
     
    Nom, Nov 17, 2005
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