Honda Accord: Mode Control Motor Replacement - Heating/Air Conditioning - Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Mode Control Motor Replacement

1. Remove the blower unit (see page 21-65).

2. Disconnect the 7P connector (A) from the mode control motor (B). Remove the self-tapping screws and the mode control motor from the heater unit.

3. Install the motor in the reverse order of removal.


3. Install the motor in the reverse order of removal.

Make sure the pin on the motor is properly engaged with the linkage. After installation, make sure the motor runs smoothly.

    Mode Control Motor Test
    '08-09 models with A/T and '10 model with A/T NOTE; Before testing the motor, check for HVAC DTCs (see page 21-9). 1. Disconnect the 7P connector from the mode control motor. Incorrectly app ...

    Recirculation Control Motor Test
    '08-09 models 4-door with A/T and "10 model with A/T NOTE: Before testing the motor, check for HVAC DTCs (see page 21-9). 1. Disconnect the 7P connector from the recirculation control moto ...

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    Starting the Engine
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