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I was vacuuming the vent in the bottom of the fridge. I must have picked something because the motor got wildly noisey. I cleaned out hoses, etc. There is no suction. I can see the blades of the motor and they are not turning around. Model U4269-930 Series B.72. Can I get at the motor to see if something is keeping the blades from turning? What would be your suggestion. Many thanks. Pat Sauerman

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Hi Pat, my name is John I will do my best to assist you.
\015\012You certainly can get at the motor, with simple hand tools.
  1. Referring to this assembly diagram assembly 36 the motor compartment cover has to be removed. There should be locking tabs formed into the plastic that fasten the housing to the base. Look around the perimeter of the housing bottom, you should be able to see the tabs. Using a flat bladed screwdriver carefully pry at the tab locations while pulling on the housing until the housing separates.
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  3. Remove motor straps 29 and 38 by removing screws 30.
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  5. Referring to this motor assembly diagram remove screws 1 and then separate the impeller cover from the housing. I suspect that you will either find debris lodged in the impeller fins that has jammed it from rotating, or that the impeller itself is damaged. You can order replacement parts from Sears Parts Direct.
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  7. Reassemble in the reverse order.
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