Blower Motor Resistor
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BWD Blower Motor Resistor

Part No. RU1321 Warranty Details  
$105.99
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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:
  • Larger output power device mounted directly to heat sink improves heat dissipation
  • Umbrella cover design prevents condensation from entering module
  • Overvoltage and current limit protection
  • Copper conductors improve conductivity and power dissipation
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Connector Gender:Female
Terminal Gender:Male (1)
Terminal Quantity:5

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BWDBlower Motor Resistor
 
4.0

(based on 28 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

74%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

No Pros

Cons

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    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (16)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

A happy wife is a happy life

Mine of course went out in the first cold week of winter and my wife was not happy driving to work in the cold. But I was very happy with this product. It may...Read complete review

Mine of course went out in the first cold week of winter and my wife was not happy driving to work in the cold. But I was very happy with this product. It may not look like the original part out of the box but it works just as well. The only down side is you have to splice the wires for the new clip going into the unit. The only suggestion I would have to someone installing is make sure the connector is toward the front and not the back. If the connector is toward the back you don't get very much length for the wires going to the blower and makes for a tight fit.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Cord is not long enough

Cord that connects the blower is NOT long enough on a 2003 envoy. Had to splice and extend it.

Cord that connects the blower is NOT long enough on a 2003 envoy. Had to splice and extend it.

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5.0

Whew!!

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

Did it work out okay, Did it work out okay, What? It's 98 degrees here but 65 degrees in my car :)

 
5.0

Perfect fit

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

Fit perfect no issues, took 10 min to change out and blower works great.

 
5.0

Solved GM stupidity for now.

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

Had a short to ground through the motor. This module fixed it right quick. No more blower motor running with the ignition off. Can't believe GM would have unswitched 12V to the module held back by only a transistor. Whole lotta faith in a few atoms of semiconductor doping keeping your battery alive. Wish they would have added a power off relay to the circuit.

 
5.0

Blower working again

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

Great fit and exactly what i needed to fix my wife's a/c blower.

 
5.0

Works

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

Worked as it should 05 Tahoe z71 auto ac

 
5.0

yes

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

great item

 
5.0

Good part

By 

from Okeana Ohio

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

Easy install make sure you solder it.

 
5.0

It was all good

By 

from Phoenix, AZ

Verified Buyer

Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

It work out pretty good

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Quick Fix

By 

from CT

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install
  • Perfect Fit

Cons

  • None

Best Uses

    Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

    had to buy this , was definitely needed in the middle of a heat wave. fit right in and wamm AC is working perfectly ! also cheaper than the last one, just hope it last longer than the last one I got from another parts store

     
    5.0

    works great

    Comments about BWD Blower Motor Resistor:

    2004 Trailblazer, perfect fit. Remove two screws on bottom dash panel below glove box(7mm socket). Blower motor resistor is behind blower towards firewall. Two screws to remove it(5.5mm socket). Remove two wiring plugs, power in and at blower. Cut plug off connection from power in, three wires. Splice into wires of five pin connector on new resistor. Plug connector into blower first, wire would not reach when I installed resistor first. Install new resistor, test, and install dash panel. Blower was not shutting off with car, but it does now. FLAWLESS!

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    6 Questions | 6 Answers
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    • Q:

      I replaced blower motor resistor in my 2007 lt 5.3 trail blazer. Only getting half blower speed. Is there a high out put resistor
      Asked on 3/13/2016 by Jack

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        Hi Jack, glad to help you! The CARQUEST by BWD Blower Motor Resistor (Part No. RU1321) is the best part currently available online for your vehicle. I would suggest that you take your vehicle and get it thoroughly checked by a certified mechanic before buying any parts that may/may not solve the problem.

        Answered on 3/14/2016 by Steve from AAP
    • Q:

      What does it mean when the specs for the blower motor resistor say with auto or without auto.
      Asked on 7/8/2015 by surfertodd31 from Palm Coast, Fl.

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        Hi Surfertodd31, glad to help you! The blower motor resistor with auto refers to automatic temperature control.

        Answered on 7/9/2015 by Steve from AAP
    • Q:

      2004 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Z71 Z series VIN

      is it possible for a brand new one of these to work for a few days and then go bad? I replaced both the resistor and blower at the same time and the blower stopped working again and then started to only work intermittedly and now it stays on while the keys are NOT in it. have to pull the blower fuse under the hood to get it to turn off. Is this due to the extreme cold weather-5 degrees to 10 degrees the past few weeks? Additionally,it was louder and blew air faster than the OEM. Is there anything else that could be causing this issue?
      Asked on 1/24/2014 by ndavis675 from Cincinnati Ohio

      1 answer

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        A:

        Hi ndavis675, without the presence of the vehicle we could neither diagnose the problem nor provide you with a 100% answer. I would suggest taking your vehicle to a certified mechanic for a proper diagnosis before buying and having parts installed that may not solve or be the problem.

        Answered on 1/25/2014 by Vincent from AAP
    • Q:

      I am needing a blower motor control module for my 2004 buick rainier 4.2l
      and i needed to know if this one has the three pin terminal on top of it or do i need a wiring harness?
      Asked on 11/2/2012 by stvnmoore from gaffney sc

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        Yes, this BWD Blower Resistor - part# RU1321 has the three pin terminal and is an exact fit for your 2004 Buick Rainier. 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 11/5/2012 by Vincent from AAP
    • Q:

      DOES THIS HAVE THE 3 PIN TERMINAL????
      Asked on 10/27/2012 by AARON from LINDEN MI.

      1 answer

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        A:

        Sorry for the confusion caused. This BWD Blower Resistor - part# RU1321 has the 3 pin terminal. In order to check the exact fit, please provide the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle. For any further assistance, you may also 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 10/29/2012 by Vincent from AAP
    • Q:

      does this resistor also fit the duel zone units that is what is in my truck
      Asked on 8/22/2012 by bill

      1 answer

      • CUSTOMER CARE

        A:

        We will need more information including the year, make, model, and engine size of your vehicle before we can make a suggestion. Please call us at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and we would be more than happy to further assist you.

        Answered on 8/22/2012 by Steve from AAP
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