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 Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.

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PostSubject: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Fri Apr 15, 2016 4:10 pm

Happy Spring Everyone!
So I got the Caprice reg and inspected yesterday. All was good. This morning I decided to take her to work so I went out and warmed it up before I left. When I turned the heater on I heard a bunch of shit rattling around and then a bad vibration like the was something substantial in the fan motor. Probably a dead chipmunk. How much of a pain in the ass is it to get it apart and cleaned out. I haven't been in there yet. Thanks in advance for any advice/help. See you all soon, and happy motoring Cool  
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PostSubject: Re: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Fri Apr 15, 2016 4:34 pm

Easy.....under the dash, behind glove box area, you will easily see it.  Three screws and out it comes.

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PostSubject: Re: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Fri Apr 15, 2016 7:33 pm

Thanks Tom. I'm gonna check it out tomorrow when I get out of work. Arrow
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PostSubject: Re: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Fri Apr 15, 2016 8:31 pm

Three 7mm screws, plug, and it's out. Mine was filled with the grey sound deadener in my green 9c1. Came out easy enough. Just the nest, no creatures. But it sounded like a Mustang smashing into a crowd of people. Very annoying.

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PostSubject: Re: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:19 pm

I just had to do this on the SS. This was a bad winter for everyone as far as meeses apparently...been hearing about problems with all kinda of cars. I noticed this time they seem to be jamming those maple tree helicopter things [maple keys] into weird places and eating the seeds on the end. I found them in the old Impala hood...in the fuse box under the hood of the Tahoe, on the SS engine...They were screwing around in every vehicle I own except the Astro ...and they somehow got into the attic where I live.

The suckiest part really is being on your back with your head under the dash trying to reach it..moreso with no paved area to park...otherwise it's not hard
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PostSubject: Re: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Fri Apr 15, 2016 10:24 pm

IMPALADAKID wrote:
But it sounded like a Mustang smashing into a crowd of people.

This had me rolling hahahaha
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PostSubject: Re: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Sat Apr 16, 2016 7:17 pm

Love the analogy Billy Razz Gonna dig into it in the morning. Gotta change the oil and give her a bath inside and out. Thanks again guys, for the input.
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PostSubject: Re: Goddam Chipmunks! Blower Motor advice please.    Sun Apr 24, 2016 8:09 am

FIXED Smile
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