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How to Replace Blower Motor with Fan Cage 96-13 GMC Savana

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  1. step : Removing the Reservoir Bottle (0:43)
    • Remove the 10mm bolt securing the reservoir bottle
    • Pull the reservoir bottle forward, up, and out
  2. step : Removing the Blower Motor (1:14)
    • Disconnect the blower motor wiring harness with a flat blade screwdriver
    • Disconnect the vacuum hose
    • Remove the four 7/32 bolts on the blower motor
    • Pull the blower motor out
  3. step : Installing the New Blower Motor (1:48)
    • Line up the blower motor
    • Replace the four 7/32 screws
    • Reconnect the blower motor wiring harness
    • Reconnect the vacuum hose
  4. step : Reinstalling the Reservoir Bottle (2:21)
    • Insert the reservoir bottle
    • Replace the 10mm bolt and secure the reservoir bottle

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In this video, we're going to show you how to replace the blower motor in this 2005 GMC Savana 2500. It's the same process in the Savanas from 1996 to 2008, as well as the Chevy Expresses. You'll need a 10mm socket, a 7/32 socket, a ratchet, and a small flat blade screwdriver.

Here is the blower motor. To get to it, what we need to do is remove this reservoir bottle by removing the 10mm bolt that secures it. Once the bolt is removed, you just pull it forward, up and out, and just set it aside. Now, to disconnect the blower motor, just press that tab with a small screwdriver, pull the harness out, and then pull that hose out. Then, on the blower motor, there are four 7/32 bolts all the way around. We'll just fast-forward as he removes these. With those bolts removed, you can just pull the blower motor right out.

Now, take your new blower motor, line up those circular tabs, and then you want to replace your four 7/32 screws. We'll just fast-forward as he replaces the rest of those, and tightens them with the socket and ratchet. The next thing you want to do, push that connector back in and reconnect that hose. Then you want to put in your reservoir bottle. Just push that in, and replace that 10mm bolt.

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Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 10mm Socket

  • Sockets - SAE

  • 7/32 Inch Socket

2003 - 2013  Chevrolet  Express 1500 Van
2003 - 2013  Chevrolet  Express 3500 Van
2003 - 2013  Chevrolet  Express 2500 Van
2003 - 2013  GMC  Savana 1500 Van
2003 - 2013  GMC  Savana 3500 Van
2003 - 2013  GMC  Savana 2500 Van
1996 - 2002  Chevrolet  Express 2500 Van
1996 - 2002  Chevrolet  Express 3500 Van
1996 - 2002  GMC  Savana 1500 Van
1996 - 2002  GMC  Savana 2500 Van
1996 - 2002  GMC  Savana 3500 Van
1996 - 2002  Chevrolet  Express 1500 Van

1996-08 Chevy Express, GMC Savana Van Heater Blower Motor & Fan (Front)

Chevrolet GMC Heater Blower Motor with Fan Cage DIY Solutions

This part replaces:

  • Hollander 615-00535
  • TYC 700067
  • OE # 89019112
  • DIY Solutions HVA01225
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