fans not working, 1997 gl 1500

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fans not working, 1997 gl 1500

Post by wardencaro »

fans were working when i got home
next day they stopped working
fuse is good
before i start tearing it apart
does a relay control them. if so, which one

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Re: fans not working, 1997 gl 1500

Post by WingsandThings »

Thank Virgilmobile
virgilmobile wrote: Sat Jun 01, 2019 7:27 pm My fans quit on my 88.The thermal switch on the bottom of the radiator was at fault.
Locate yours..It should have 1 wire attached to it..Turn on your key ..there should be volts there(test light) and short this wire to ground(radiator housing)..the fans should come on..If no voltage on the switch look for a blown fuse.
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