Reef aquarium chiller fan motor repairs and maintenance.

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Post  liquidg on 10th March 2014, 10:19 am

All electrical work should be done by a qualified electrician.

More chiller repair help.
http://southeastqueenslandm.aforumfree.com/t1072-chillers-why-you-should-have-one-repairs-and-good-maintenance

To repair the fan motor, firstly take the chiller a part.
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Wires marked with tap on both section, so it goes back on the same wire.
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Undo bolts on compressor and move to one side for removal of fan and to replace fan.
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Take out fan assembly
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Take fan and frame off fan motor
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Take fan motor a part.
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Bearings exposed and now repack bearings with Vaseline or GP grease.
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Repeat most of these steps to replace the fane and motor.

Reattach fan housing.
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Sit fan in place carefully.
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Expose wires.
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Wires ready to heat shrink.
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Apply heat shrink onto wires.
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Cover wires
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Running nicely.
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