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Old 09-02-2013, 08:33 PM
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Blower help.

Today my blower would not work at all on my 2003 x10. I unplugged it and plugged it back in and that did not work. It is not tripping the breaker. I also have a check engine light on. Could the check engine be related to the blower not working?

Is there any other troubleshooting I can do to get the blower working, or should I just replace it?
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Old 09-02-2013, 08:44 PM
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Use a test light to verify you have power the the blower first.
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Old 09-02-2013, 08:45 PM
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Today my blower would not work at all on my 2003 x10. I unplugged it and plugged it back in and that did not work. It is not tripping the breaker. I also have a check engine light on. Could the check engine be related to the blower not working?

Is there any other troubleshooting I can do to get the blower working, or should I just replace it?
The blower will not cause the check engine light, First I would see if your getting voltage at the blower with it turned on with a multimeter that will tell you if it's burned up or if you have an electrical issue.
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Old 09-02-2013, 09:38 PM
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If it is getting power then should i just replace the blower?
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Old 09-02-2013, 10:08 PM
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Old 09-03-2013, 12:55 PM
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I went out to troubleshoot the blower today and before I could do anything I just wanted to check it one last time and it worked, like magic. I tried it 10 more times and it worked every time. No clue why it worked today or even why it stopped working the other day. My boat may have a ghost. Check engine light is still on though.
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Old 09-03-2013, 01:09 PM
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You may have a corroded connection, a switch getting ready to fail or your blower may be on it's last legs. Looking at the connections is the easy part. Good luck.
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Old 09-03-2013, 03:24 PM
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The connections on the battery do look corroded. Can I just use contact cleaner and a wire brush?
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Old 09-03-2013, 03:33 PM
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Old 09-03-2013, 04:58 PM
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