Introduction

If your blender is too loud, your fan may be damaged or loose. This guide will show you how to replace a broken or damaged fan.

  1. Using the Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the 5 screws (13mm long, 6mm wide) holding the outer base.
    • Using the Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the 5 screws (13mm long, 6mm wide) holding the outer base.

    • Lift the base up to remove it.

  2. Remove the midsection by pulling it up. If the section is stuck, use the iFixit plastic opening tool to pry it off.
    • Remove the midsection by pulling it up. If the section is stuck, use the iFixit plastic opening tool to pry it off.

    • Pull the power cord through the mid-section opening.

    • Using the Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the 6 screws (13 mm long, 6 mm wide).

    • Using the Phillips #1 screwdriver, remove the two screws (5 mm long, 3 mm wide) holding the power cord onto the motor cover.

    • Using the iFixit plastic opening tool, pry the motor cover off the general housing. Once it is loose, lift it up to remove it off the base.

    • Slide the cover all the way to the end of the power cord.

    • Please note that the power cord does not completely come off the cover.

    • Use a wrench or a pair of pliers to help remove the nut on top of the fan. Holding the fan itself will help make the process easier.

    • The fan blades are sharp. Handle with care. Using a paper towel or cloth while handling is recommended.

    • Use the plastic opening tool to loosen the washer.

    • Remove washer then slide the fan off the screw.

    • Replace the fan as needed.

    • The fan has a keyed hole, thus it fits on the shaft in a specific way. Ensure you put it on correctly.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

One Comment

I did that but the other fan is the one that is lock and do not turn on. The white one in the middle. How can I fix it.

Tania Polanco - Reply

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