Seperating Heater Fan from Fan Motor

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panamacarrera
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#1 Seperating Heater Fan from Fan Motor

Post by panamacarrera » Thu Mar 05, 2020 6:29 pm

Hi All
Has anybody found a clever, non damaging way to separate the fan from the heater fan motor?
Cheers
Nigel



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#2 Re: Seperating Heater Fan from Fan Motor

Post by rswaffie » Thu Mar 05, 2020 10:34 pm

When I did mine, I soaked the spindle/bush in penetrating oil twice a day for four days and then applied gentle heat to the bush before prising it off.
Richard

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