Thread: Blower Fan DIY
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Old 06-29-2011, 09:47 AM   #139
OrientBlau
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Originally Posted by association16 View Post
I am still a little confused with what the possible cricket noise could be coming from. A few people have mentioned there is another blower on the driver's side. If I hear the cricket noise mostly from the driver's side vent, and I hear nothing from the center, would I assume that it if the blower with cover that people have talked about?
If the sound is generally a high-pitch whirling, buzzing, gurgling or "electronic" sound emanating from the drivers side vicinity (foot pedal or cluster area) and it is somewhat intermittent, then it is likely your "cover with blower."

The bearings get dry and begin to squeak, creating this noise.
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