a/c fan blades not turning easily


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Old 10-01-06, 08:49 AM
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Rheem a/c fan blades act as if they are stuck and won't easily turn unless I manually spin the fan blades as if to brake it loose. Then fan turns fine and spins freely for a few days only. Then problem again. It appears to me that this may require oiling the fan motor somewhere but where? I can't seem to find/or maybe overlooking where to add oil. Any ideas or suggestions appreciated.
 
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Old 10-01-06, 11:28 AM
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The symptoms you describe would lead me to say you need to replace the motor.
The bearings are surely worn and oiling would only make it run for a very short period of time.
 
 

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