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Blowers Problems

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I've got a Mercedes SLK 200 on a 51 plate and have issues with the hot and cold blower.

On the control unit it's self only half of it will light up. The blowers will only work sometimes. Some days they won't work at all no matter what buttons and knobs I turn. Other days it will. I have noticed that if I open and close my passenger side window, then it will start working.

I've also noticed that when they are working, if I try turning it from 5 it's max settting to anything else, it will stop working.

Any ideas what it can be?

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sounds like duo valve issue

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Is it easier just to replace the entire unit above the glove box it's self?
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An intermittent fault suggests a bad connection somewhere.
Auto electrician for testing.

Or get it read for any codes by a DAS/STAR guy.
There may be a member you can get to near South Wales
who is willing to try.
Otherwise it's an MB or MBIndy shop.

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