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Offline JMSMillwork

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No luck finding part for Ct....
« on: June 13, 2015, 12:12 PM »
This past week my ct33 got very loud, suction is still great but out of nowhere sounded like a shopvac. Opened her up and found that the small fan/propeller part at motor is missing a fin which probably is what's causing the noise. Searched ekat and no luck, can anyone help with this?

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Offline Tom Bellemare

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Re: No luck finding part for Ct....
« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2015, 12:24 PM »
Looking at EKAT, it appears to be part of 454795 (Drive unit 110-120V) for $128.70.

You might want to just call Festool Service.


Tom

Offline Alex

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Re: No luck finding part for Ct....
« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2015, 02:37 PM »
You can not order just the fan, you have to order the entire motor unit. Do what Tom says, maybe Festool has a solution that's not on Ekat.

Would be a real bummer if you had to replace the entire motor for such a small thing.

Did you find the missing part of the fan? If it's lodged in the wrong place it could also cause noise and trouble.