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I have a wall mounted Kenmore 21,000 BTU/hr air conditioner model 106.8752192. The compressor and cooling portion of the air conditoner works fine. However, the blower motor bearing appears to be going bad. The noise at ''LO'' speed with the compressor off is gradually getting worse. Is it repairable? What is the estimated repair cost?

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Sure it is repairable, in fact it's a relatively simple process if you are familiar with electronic devices and handy with tools.
\015\012You will need to simply replace the blower motor and capacitor.
\015\012Most motors for those units run anywhere from 25 to 55 bucks, and the capacitors are typically 5 to 15 dollars if they do not come with the motor.
\015\012There are usually 3 to 5 wires to the motor and two wires to the capacitor.
\015\012If you pay a repairman you can expect a bill ranging from $175 to $225
Ck the motor to make sure one of the fan csges hasn't come loose. If it is yhe motor it can be replace. Best to call an appliance store, parts store for the price. but I would guesstimate around 45,00 for the motor and labor , can't guess. Good luck, Ned.

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