2006 Chevy Silverado Heater blower stopped blowing

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Heater problem
2006 Chevy Silverado 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 62,000 miles

At first the blower would get stuck in the full on position but not it does not blow at all

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Monday, November 10th, 2008 AT 7:36 PM

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Sounds like the blower motor resistor is shot, you'll have to have it tested or replaced

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Monday, November 10th, 2008 AT 9:54 PM
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Where is the resistor and how can I test it?

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Monday, November 10th, 2008 AT 10:02 PM
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Its behind the instrument panel inside the blower motor housing, you'll need a test light and check each of the slots in the resistor(heres a pic) with the ignition key in the on position and the test light on a good ground, you'll test each slot as you are putting the switch on each speed.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/88091_ScreenHunter_02_Nov_10_2321_1.jpg

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Monday, November 10th, 2008 AT 10:46 PM
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This is the instrument panel insulator that you will have to remove first


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/88091_ScreenHunter_03_Nov_10_2347_1.jpg

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Monday, November 10th, 2008 AT 10:49 PM
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Blower motor resistor retaining screws


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/88091_ScreenHunter_04_Nov_10_2351_1.jpg

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Monday, November 10th, 2008 AT 10:53 PM
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Removing blower motor resistor


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/88091_ScreenHunter_05_Nov_10_2353_1.jpg

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