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Old 11-12-2013, 02:48 PM
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BMW X5 Fan Noise

I have this very annoying noise coming from my A/C and have no idea what is causing it.

Here is a video showing the noise.

Bmw X5 fan noise - YouTube

Does any one know what could be causing this? Thanks
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Old 11-12-2013, 06:49 PM
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One likely culprit is the blower motor -- they had to replace my blower motor due to noise a few months ago at around 37,000 miles. Does the frequency of the noise change with the blower speed?
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Old 11-14-2013, 12:05 PM
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Yea I think the frequency does change when I increase the blower speed.

Does this mean I need to replace the blower motor? Also any idea of what this would cost since I am out of warranty? Thanks
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Old 11-14-2013, 06:22 PM
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I had to have the blower housing replaced. Was blowing hard after the engine shit down.
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Old 11-14-2013, 06:33 PM
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its the blower motor. just called the dealership today for an appointment under sop warranty. they are well aware of the issue, apparently they see many of them
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