Air only blows when I push in the switch?

Asked by May 25, 2015 at 12:22 AM about the 2003 Kia Rio Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

first my air was only blowing in 1 and
4( the highest setting ) so I changed
the motor blower resistor. I noticed it
blew a little better with the new
resistor but still only worked on 1
and 4 for some reason I decided to
old the switch in on 2 and three and
it blew air fine until I let go of the
switch. What could be a causing this
and would it be an easy fix?

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Sounds like the switch itself is bad. The contacts inside are worn. When you push in on the switch knob it makes good contact and the blower runs. HTH. -Jim

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