electric fan on 99 dodge caravan

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Old 11-05-07, 10:45 AM
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electric fan on 99 dodge caravan

electric fan works sometimes. But if u run a wire to battery it works all the time. Replaced relay on frame.Need help please.
 
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Old 11-06-07, 10:19 AM
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If you have air conditioning, turn it on and the fan should run.
Most electric fans only run when the engine reaches such a temperature that it calls for the extra cooling. Under normal driving, enough air should come through the grille and radiator that the engine stays in a normal range and does not need to have the fan running.
 
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Old 11-06-07, 11:21 AM
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I an not positive on this, but it's worth making sure the coolant level is up all the way so the sensor is in coolant. I have had experience with Dodge where low coolant made MY fan not work/overheating and ended up getting another fan relay for nothing.
 
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