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2001 Cadillac DeVille Question: WHEN I START MY CAR I HEAR TICKING SOUND IN DASH LAST ABOUT 30 SEC. AIR OR HEAT

 

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pegbest, Amory, MS, March 27, 2012, 11:39
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air or heat will not come thru these center dash vents, it is like these vents are closed but will occassionally open. HELP...

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    milesauto from Miles Auto Service Inc., March 27, 2012, 12:20
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    Mode Actuator or , Mode Door problem.

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    globalhelper, March 27, 2012, 12:35
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    DOOR ACTUATOR GEARS A STRIPPED INTERNALLY. VERY COMMON

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    pegbest, March 27, 2012, 18:04
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    can i install this myself? can you tell me how. i priced opne at 36.00

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    milesauto, March 28, 2012, 05:16
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    That is probaly a bigger job than the average person should tackle. The HVAC system several door motors and most require dash panel removal. Best take it to shop that does a lot automotive HVAC work and has experience with that type of work. More labor than part cost.

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