found a rubber splined tube on passenger floor board. heating vents are not switching to defrost or front vents. how do I access this and see if this is whats causeing the issue?

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Asked by Dec 08, 2013 at 01:42 PM about the 2010 Dodge Ram 1500 ST Quad Cab

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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109,865

Sounds like part of your blend door actuator. I will try and get you a video

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thanks Dude

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109,865

www.youtube.com/watch?v=_hN6otxId5s --- this for an 09 but yours will be similar.

109,865

www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPIsqQ5OxDo --- here is another one just in case your dash is different than the first video.

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thanks the second video was the same as my dash.... hopefully this will be what I need, will let ya know....

109,865

Your welcome and good luck.

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I didn't even have to replace part...just rotated center spindle quarter way and knocking stopped, vents change now...don't know what that rubber is but all works like it should....thanks for the help

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