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Old 01-21-2011
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Squealing when I turn up the heat

A few weeks ago it was cold and when i would turn the key on there would be a squealing noise come from the passenger floor area but it would be very breif and only on cold start ups. tonight i heard a faint growling noise and i turn the heat blower speed down to the first spot and it stopped. then it started getting cold so i turned it back up and it started squealing from under the dash on the passenger side. i got it to do this several times all after turning it down and back up. so is there something wrong with the blower motor or what do you guys think?
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like my buddys ram you can have your lights on or heat you choose
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Yeah, sounds like blower is on its way out. Its not too expensive.
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It's got a bad blower motor. When it's cold you'll hear this but when it's hot outside you probably won't. It needs a new blower motor. Good luck.It should only take you less than an hour to replace it.
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