[ROVERNET - UK] lubricating heater motor
peter at king-co.com
Sun Dec 31 17:12:25 GMT 2006
happy (almost) new year to all!
I've removed my 3500s heater blower to clean and re-lube, and am
wondering if anyone can recommend the lubricant I should use for the
shaft and bearing cups? Light oil is generally what has been
suggested on the web, but I noticed a small amount of grease in the
cup, and wonder if oil is correct? Grease, it seems to me, would
congeal and cause the motor to over-work in cold weather, but there's
nothing in the design of this motor housing to keep oil in, or to add
oil without removing the unit.
Thanks for any thoughts.
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