Repairing a oscillating fan

Help repairing a fan. Does anyone know how to fix a oscillating fan? it has some power, as in it will start a little when i turn it on, but then stops. Help, please.

LasVegas10 years ago
You need to disassemble the motor and clean it thoroughly. Get some 3in1 oil and lube the barrings or felt at the front and rear of the motor and reasseble. What you're experiencing is usually caused by the original oil turning to gunk as a result of the motor getting very hot.