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    looking for a how to thread - noisy fan blower

    searched but no luck, I am looking for a thread on fixing a noisy fan/ blower. I remember a member made a thread on how they fixed it.

    please post it if you know.....

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    mate dunno abouyt a fix, i had this on my A3 and found that the only way to stop it was to position the plug going into it in such a way whilst tying it with tie wraps, was a proper bodge......for ref but assume you know, its behind the glovebox, easy to get to
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    thanks animal, I will have to investigate further, sounds extremely rough when the fan/heater is on

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    Replace the blower, that's what I did, you can get them from ebay for a reasonable price, only go for a new genuine one though.
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    under the glove compartment? how hard is it to replace??

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    PS

    part number or particular part name?

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    yup open the glovebox, 2 or 3 screws, side panel remove 2 or 3 screws then i think theres one or two to the lower of the GB
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    whaaaaaat!!??

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    instructions on how to remove the glovebox eeeediot

    just undo everything you can see with the GB open and closed - you'll need a torx driver
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    will do!

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    a stubby torx will pay dividends.....
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