Blower motor - brush replacement

Kneale Brownson kneale at
Tue Aug 22 14:29:11 EDT 2006

At 02:15 PM 8/22/2006 -0400, Dave C wrote:

>I'm wondering about the motor bearings also being worn out and maybe simple
>brush replacement isn't enough?  Anyone done bearing R&R?

Two of the blower motors I've extracted had been screeching as well as
operating intermittently, and the Bosh repair shop I've taken starters and
alternators to for years told me the bearings/bushings would be replaceable
but the shafts were so worn that it wouldn't be worth to effort/cost.

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