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BWD Blower Motor Resistor

Part No. RU1138 Warranty Details  
$17.49
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CARQUEST by BWD is an aftermarket leader, providing a premium line of engine management products. BWD manufactures and distributes high technology critical components for late model domestic and import vehicles. BWD is constantly evolving to give customers the competitive edge they need to compete in today’s ever-changing marketplace.

Product Features:
  • All products are tested and inspected in an ISO 9000-compliant environment
  • State-of-the-art designs that meet or exceed OE specifications
  • Top-of-the-line quality and performance
  • With industry leading expertise, when original equipment fails our products are designed to fix the inherent failure issues
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Connector Gender:Female
Terminal Gender:Male (1)
Terminal Quantity:4
Terminal Type:Blade
Voltage:12 VDC

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CARQUEST by BWDBlower Motor Resistor
 
4.9

(based on 8 reviews)

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Pros

  • Easy to use (4)

Cons

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Best Uses

  • Trucks (6)
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    • Auto enthusiast (3)
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5.0

Resistor exact fit for 2003 e250 4.2l

By 

from Queens, NY

Verified Buyer

Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

The cabin fan in my 2003 Ford e250 work van had one speed. On. The resistor from Advance I ordered on-line for in-store pickup was an exact fit.

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5.0

Fit perfect

By 

from East stroudsburg,PA

About Me Casual Driver

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      Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

      This was a great deal
      I ordered this part online and picked it up at the store within a half hour
      I use the advanced auto at the east stroudsburg location and the staff is always helpful they are a great bunch of people
      The blower motor resistor worked as it should... Got all my speeds back(only had high before I replaced it)
      Very easy part to change out...unplug a clip ,unscrew two bolts and it drops right down. What could be easier
      Replacing it was just as easy got the bolt started put the other bolt in and started it
      Tightened the both bolts and attached the clip
      Put the key in turned the switch to check the different speeds and they all worked great
      Thanks Advanced Auto

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      5.0

      Gets it done! But be careful...

      By 

      from Boynton Beach, FL

      About Me Casual Driver

      Pros

      • Durable

      Cons

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          Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

          Moderate work. 2000 Ford Excursion, pretty hard to get to with big hands. Get a 5/16 ratchet wrench from Sears. Took about 1hr. to get off. Guarantee you will break the harness! It was dry, brittle and rusted on. However, got new harness, and only used the clip +1 wire. It was rusted, all the other old wires were fine. Make sure you align wires back to original locations!!!. So spliced one wire, connected them back in clip and put in! Works like a champ!!! 3- 4 hrs of careful work from an elementary school teacher!!

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          5.0

          Works as stated

          By 

          from Boonton, NJ

          About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

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          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Use
          • Exact match

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            • Trucks

            Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

            Product is well made. Easy to install with the right tools. Make sure you replace the wiring harness when changing out this part. Heat from years of use makes these parts brittle and the wiring stiff.

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            5.0

            fixed my problem

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            from Ludington MI

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              • Trucks

              Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

              This product fixed my blower motor only having the high setting, the lowest fan on the middle two settings, and fan off for the lowest setting. After installation the blower motor functions as it should again. The hardest part of this installation is getting the old one off. The connections are very rusty, so make sure you have some wd40 to help make connection to the wiring harness. This install took me 30 minutes start to finish including putting tools away. My application was on a v10 gas f250.

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              5.0

              Good quality

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              from Austin, TX

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                  Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

                  Perfect fit for my 2001 Excursion 7.3 on the front blower.

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                  4.0

                  I now have all four fan speeds!!....

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                  from Canton, OH

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                  3 or more reviews submitted

                  Pros

                  • Best Price
                  • Easy Install
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Exact fit

                  Cons

                  • Can't think of any

                  Best Uses

                  • Trucks

                  Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

                  If you only have two fan speeds (off and WFO), this part will fix you right up.

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                  • No

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Worked Great

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                  from GA

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                    Comments about CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

                    I also had to change the connector on my 99 e150, so keep that in mind. However after changing both the resistor and the connector I have all 4 speeds back on my blower motor.

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                    2 Questions | 2 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Is there a difference between the front and rear blower motor resistors? Do they interchange with each other?
                      Asked on 1/10/2015 by ford van guy from Chicago,IL

                      1 answer

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                        A:

                        Yes Ford Van Guy, they are different. The BWD HVAC Blower Motor Resistor (Part No. RU1138) is for front.

                        Answered on 1/12/2015 by Steve from AAP
                    • Q:

                      Where is this part located on a Ford 2003 Ecoline Van?

                      BWD Blower Motor Resistor Front Part No. RU1138
                      Asked on 8/21/2012 by Mike from Kansas City, MO

                      1 answer

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                        A:

                        The blower motor resistor on your 2003 Ford Ecoline Van should be located on the blower housing besides the blower motor. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                        Answered on 8/21/2012 by Vincent from AAP
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