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#1 burnsydavid

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Posted 24 June 2008 - 04:31 PM

Hi just noticed when my car engine gets warm the electric fan doesent kick in, ive got a 1.8dlx fiesta mk4. any one had this problem.



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#2 hotashel

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Posted 24 June 2008 - 05:13 PM

Hi,

What do you mean by warm? Were is the needle on the temp gauge

#3 burnsydavid

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Posted 24 June 2008 - 06:14 PM

Hi,

What do you mean by warm? Were is the needle on the temp gauge




Hi take the car for a drive about 5-10 miles, temp gauge reading over half way.


cheers davy

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Posted 18 July 2008 - 03:22 PM

Hi just noticed when my car engine gets warm the electric fan doesent kick in, ive got a 1.8dlx fiesta mk4. any one had this problem.



cheers davy.



Being electric, the fan will only cut in, or should only cut in "if" your engine overheats. Years ago when fans were connected using a "fan belt" they ran as long as your engine was running so u shouldn't expect to see your electric fan running anyway!


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