A/C Heater Fan doesn't work correctly. Fluctuates up and down in speed and sometimes shuts off all together. Is this the motor, resistor or switch and is it easy to fix?

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Asked by perplexed1 Feb 28, 2013 at 09:32 PM about the 2010 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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tenspeed
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It sounds like the blower motor brushes are short. Replace the blower.

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