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Old 09-21-2011, 18:19   #1 (permalink)
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Cooling fan issue?

My tbird overheats while stationary, I have flushed the system,installed new rad, new thermostat, water pumP and reservoir cap, still overheating, my fan will not kick on by itself but when I turn my ac on it will run,, any help would be greatly appreciated
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Old 09-22-2011, 02:43   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Cooling fan issue?

Dont know if this might help you with wiring diagram etc.



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Make sure the fan is getting power, if so the motor is probably bad. Mine went out and I was able to replace it with a new one from NAPA for right around $100 The one from NAPA includes the fan and motor, easy out and in.
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Re: Cooling fan issue?

If it's kicking on with the AC, then the fan functions, but the PCM is not getting the temperature of the coolant. Try changing the coolant temperature sensor.
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