cooling fan temp...

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cooling fan temp...

Post by TennX » Sun Jun 10, 2012 3:36 pm

Took a shake down ride today on the my new to me 97 GL 1500 , temp gauge moved about 1/4 way ....I was wondering When should or at what temp do the cooling fans come on, I know how to check them but just curious...many thanks


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Re: cooling fan temp...

Post by ekcyclerepair » Sun Jun 10, 2012 8:11 pm

The fans should come on when the coolant reaches about 217 degrees. Not sure exactly where the needle on the temp gauge will be. You can check the coolant temp by aiming a laser thermometer at the top part of the radiator

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