My smart is a week old. I have been noticing that the blower/fan for the heater/air conditioner makes a whistling sound. Also, if I turn the fan off while parked or slow moving, the noise goes away.…Continue
"Had mine replaced today after 14 mos and 11600 miles. The bearings or brushes were going. The velocity of the fan would fluctuate as the car heated up. My dealer at smart center Lynnfield, got me back on the road in a bit over and hour. Great…"
"Thks for your reply. I will check the fan cage when it warms up a bit (the whether). How do you get to the cage? I haven't even looked yet. It does sound like a piece of celophane vibrating or hitting the fan. But then, when I turn the fan off,…"
My smart is a week old. I have been noticing that the blower/fan for the heater/air conditioner makes a whistling sound. Also, if I turn the fan off while parked or slow moving, the noise goes away. But if I am going 40 or above, I get the noise. The higher the speed, the louder, with or without the fan on - indicating that it is not the fan.Anyone had this prob?Tks for any help.RaySee More
"Well, next time I go to the smartCenter I'll ask: What happens if I disconnect the pos or neg terminal from the battery and then tow it? Of course, trans in N and with the key in the proper position as per manual. I am sure someone, somewhere…"
for me it kind of does. If I need to tow, I will ask my smart center like advised by smart USA how to do it, if they say battery cut off yes/no ... I would do that ... since they later will need to do the warranty work if something should go…"
"Larry, smartUSA website answers the question like this:
Can I tow my smart fortwo?
The smart fortwo is designed to be flat towed with all four wheels on the ground. Your smart center can assist you with the procedures to allow for flat towing. In…"