Re: A/C Motor Dead: Where to get parts?
- View SourceI also need a source of replacement brushes for my 2995 Force air
conditioner motor. I removed it twice last weekend to resolve a "bad
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "gjc02000" <gjc0@a...> wrote:
> Greetings all:
> With gas prices making the news, it is hard not to feel smug as I
> drive pass the gas station each day.
> However the air conditioner motor died in my 1992 Solectria Force.
> I found that of the four brushes, one has its wire braid burnt in
> half and another is almost there. The local motor shops do not
> ready replacements.
> The motor is a BPM1, (big permanent magnet?), 150 volt, 1 HP
> I plan to open it up, clean it, turn the commutator, and check the
> windings and bearings.
> 1) Where can I get replacement parts?
> 2) Any special precautions I should know when I open up the motor?
> Thank you,
> Gary Carlson
> 1992 Solectria Force
> Boise, Idaho