Noisy Combustion Fan

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fishhunter
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Stove/Furnace Make: alaska
Stove/Furnace Model: channing III
Location: BROOKFIELD MA

Post Fri. Sep. 19, 2008 10:04 pm

i went to give the channing III its first run of the season and the cumbustion an would not work at all. I slid out the assembly manually moved the fan for a few minutes and now it will work but sounds a squeally and is a lot louder than I remember. is there any type of lubricant or anything you can spray to quiet it down or other fixes?

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Adamiscold
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Stove/Furnace Make: Chubby Sr. Old School
Location: Winchendon,Ma

Post Sat. Sep. 20, 2008 8:17 am

If you search on here you'll see how people deal with or fix it. Some spray stuff inside it well others take it apart and lube it from the inside.
Adam

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coaledsweat
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Stoker Coal Boiler: Axeman Anderson 260M
Coal Size/Type: Pea
Location: Guilford, Connecticut

Post Sat. Sep. 20, 2008 9:05 am

Use very little lube, two or three drops on each bushing is enough.
Nothing is impossible for people who don't have to do it themselves.

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