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Old 05-16-2019, 07:11 AM   #1
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HELP Atwood 8012 Furnace

Hello everyone
I have a Atwood Furnace 8012
the blower motor is done...
I have cross referenced the number up to a 30135 blower motor
BUT its for a 8012-II model... looks good in the picture BUT will it work
has anyone used this motor in a 8012

Thanks for any HELP :-) Dan
1989 Big Foot deluxe 17.5


Or do I upgrade ??
I have a chance @ a low hour Atwood 7920-II
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Old 05-16-2019, 07:27 AM   #2
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Have you contacted Atwood? They're pretty good about responding and letting you know what parts will work in your furnace. I won't say that they necessarily give correct information...but they will respond.

Be prepared to be out of luck, though. At least with my 1991 Atwood furnace, even though they make a furnace in the exact size and dimensions, the blower motor is not compatible, according to people. I'm not convinced, exactly, but I'm also not willing to experiment too much on my furnace.

Unfortunately you won't find many people around here who have dug into their furnace. Try Atwood customer service, and if that doesn't get you anywhere...it may be time for a new one. Atwood seems to be pretty high quality, but you pay for it...

You're sure it's the motor?
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Have you contacted Atwood? They're pretty good about responding and letting you know what parts will work in your furnace. I won't say that they necessarily give correct information...but they will respond.

Be prepared to be out of luck, though. At least with my 1991 Atwood furnace, even though they make a furnace in the exact size and dimensions, the blower motor is not compatible, according to people. I'm not convinced, exactly, but I'm also not willing to experiment too much on my furnace.

Unfortunately you won't find many people around here who have dug into their furnace. Try Atwood customer service, and if that doesn't get you anywhere...it may be time for a new one. Atwood seems to be pretty high quality, but you pay for it...

You're sure it's the motor?
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Good luck. I recently did an electrical overhaul on mine, and replaced the sail switch, circuit board and a couple other parts.
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Alls good got a sweet deal on a upgrade furnace
NOS fit perfect No more BBQ igniter
Just turn the power on and set the the thermostat
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Good luck. I recently did an electrical overhaul on mine, and replaced the sail switch, circuit board and a couple other parts.
Did the same thing yesterday . $200 and 6 hours later I now have heat coming out of my Atwood furnace . Whether it will work tomorrow is another question
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