[V8] Blower motor ..... what a pain in the neck !!!! hands, fingers , elbows back etc...

Ingo Rautenberg ingo.rautenberg at gmail.com
Tue Jan 27 10:28:41 PST 2009

Unless you're driving a lhd V8, that should be the correct part for  
your car, Peter.  Your car is set up to drive in the UK, correct?   
Otherwise, for lhd V8s, the part number (cage and motor together) is  
443 959 101.

Good Luck


On Jan 27, 2009, at 12:51 PM, Peter Littlewood wrote:

> Hi Folks
> Well I've been putting it off for ages but the other day the blower  
> finally packed up.. typically in mid winter!
> did some research found the part number( 4A0959101 A ) and ordered  
> a pattern part. have spent the last 2 hours getting the old unit  
> out , only to find there is a difference in the offset between  
> motor and fan.
> Not a problem I thought! I'll simply put my fan on the new motor...  
> but after 18 years of spinning around in the dark all it wanted to  
> do was snap into two pieces....
> Is this what is usually  required? to change the fan drums over?  
> because the new one will not sit back into the blower housing by  
> about 3/4" before it hits the end cover.
> Any help would be appreciated.
> genuine ones are no longer available from Audi in the UK anymore.
> Many thanks
> Pete Littlewood
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