Mechanics

HEATER CONTROL SWITCH

2001 Oldsmobile Alero

Heater problem
2001 Oldsmobile Alero 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 64000 miles

How do you change a heater control switch? And will a 2004 model switch fit my 2001?
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Lilqtee469
January 16, 2010.



Hi lilqtee469,

Thank you for the donation. Here are the procedures for replacing the control panel.

Removal & Installation

1. Remove ignition switch bezel using small flat-blade screwdriver.
Remove instrument panel accessory trim plate from instrument panel, by pulling from storage compartment to release retainers.
Disconnect lighter and hazard warning switch electrical connectors.
Remove instrument panel accessory trim plate.

2. Remove 2 control assembly retaining screws.
Pull control assembly out and disconnect electrical and vacuum connectors.
Remove control assembly.
To install, reverse removal
procedure.

From our database, the control is interchangeable between 2001 and 2004.

KHLow2008
Jan 17, 2010.