The issue was with the wiring and not really with the resister on the models that are effected by the service bulletin. That 7 wire harness would not fit mine at all. I'm just going to have to return that one. It is definately the resistor tho because i could smell burning and it would not shut off after the truck was off. Customer Reimbursement Customer requests for reimbursement of previously paid repairs for the condition described in this bulletin are to be submitted to the dealer May 31, 2012, unless otherwise specified by State law. Are you saying that the harness that is in the truck now is shorted? My original dealer i bought the truck from closed after gm shut down a bunch of dealers. We will not refund any labor costs in incurred by you or the installer of the products purchased at this website.
If you do not have a wholesale account, you can apply for one. Note: Electrical and electronic parts are not eligible for a refund once installed or plugged in. Wiring can be confusing and frustrating for a lot of automotive enthusiasts. Use only Duraseal splice sleeves. Please contact us before modifying the part so that we have the opportunity to correct the situation. The picture shows the 7pin harness and i know thats wrong.
It is easy to bypass, in order to have some blower operation, while you wait on your new parts to arrive from The Electric Connection. Important: Dealers are to confirm vehicle eligibility prior to beginning repairs by using the Applicable Warranties section in the Global Warranty Management system. Im guessing there is just and hvac fuse tho. We also carry a full line of blower motors and blower motor resistors if needed, please view our store. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will replace the part free of charge excludes shipping charges for the original purchaser.
Other splice sleeves may not protect the splice from moisture or provide a good electrical connection. If you have your receipt you can get reimbursed from your dealer. Note: Connector replacement is required even if the connector was replaced on a previous service repair. I did end up finding the exact replacement on amazon, but i would have to wait for them to ship it. Be sure to use the correct crimping tool from the terminal repair kit J 38125. Special Policy Coverage Adjustment This special coverage covers the condition described above for a period of 10 years or 150,000 miles 240,000 km , whichever occurs first, from the date the vehicle was originally placed in service, regardless of ownership. What can I do to get it working until I can order my parts from The Electric Connection? To order the resistor and the wiring harness, click.
Warranty There is a limited 1 Year manufacturer warranty. I ended up ordering the exact replacement off amazon. The one the guy at advance ordered me looks like yours with that different fin design that looks more like a circuit board. Well my one friend got a bulletin in the mail saying to bring it in as it was a recall for being a fire hazard. Were you experiencing same probs i did? So i got the old one out of my truck and it looks a bit different from what i have seen online.
I hope this fixes it. Its on order and will be there tomorrow when i get out of work. The picture shows the 7pin harness and i know thats wrong. I wont be driving the truck tomorrow, but need to get trans fluid changed thurs , so i will have to pull before then. The repairs will be made at no charge to the customer. Mine ran for probably 5 hours or so until the battery died.
Brand New: A brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. It also comes complete with high quality seamless splicing connectors and dual wall heat shrink tubing with built in sealer. Most products come with detailed instructions for easy and safe installation. I hope this fixes it. It looks different tho in the stock picture, but he said it might be a universal picture or just the new style but guaranteed it would work. Refer to Resistor Module Connector and Blower Motor Resistor Replacement in this bulletin if one or more of the symptoms are present.
We all got ours fixed free of charge. If I were you, I'd wait until the dealer looks at it. If I remember correctly which is unlikely mine had about 6 wires coming out of it. I can look it up in the manual tomorrow if not. For vehicles covered by Vehicle Service Contracts, all eligible claims with repair orders on or after May 10, 2011, are covered by this special coverage and must be submitted using the labor operation codes provided with this bulletin. When I bought mine, this was the only company that I found that had the new style harness with the correct wires the ones that I found at parts stores and amazon didn't include the harness.
If this was already discussed, then I apologize for not searching. I'm just going to have to return that one. Note: Volume discounts for qualifying products start with as few as 5 repair harnesses mix and match and will be automatically calculated within the shopping cart. So i got home, unhooked battery and sure enough it shut off. So hopefully they wont deny coverage because of this.