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Lasko 2002W Troubleshooting
6" personal cooling fan, model 2002W by Lasko.
Fan won't turn on ¶
No matter what you do, you can't get your fan to turn on.
Fan is plugged in and turned on ¶
Before jumping the gun and buying a new motor, make sure the fan is plugged into a working electrical outlet. You can test the outlet by plugging in another device that you know works and seeing if the outlet is indeed the problem. Also, make sure the fan is turned to the 'on' position.
Motor dead ¶
If the motor is the problem, it will have to be replaced. Guide to replace motor
Blades won't spin ¶
Clean dirty blades ¶
Check to see if the blades have something blocking them from moving, such as dust or hair built up around the moving parts.
Fan will not stay at tilted position ¶
Tighten knob ¶
When your fan will not stay put in the desired angle, the solution may be as simple as tightening the white, plastic knob on the side of the fan, located where the stand meets the actual fan.