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Default Heater/Cooling fan cuts out intermittently

At first from time to time, and now more frequently, when we turn on the car the air conditioner fan will not work at all. Setting it to any fan speed will not "wake" it up. It appears that in A/C mode the system is cooling, since when in motion ~40mph or more you can feel that the air being forced into the interior appears cooled. Just not moving very fast.

The only relief is to turn the car off and start it again, usually somewhat later. Haven't tried pulling over and stopping/restarting immediately; that may work.

This happens in A/C and in heating mode. Is there something I could look at before turning it over to the dealer?



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