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DTC P0480 - cooling fan control circuit fault. Fairly often this code is set because the fuse for the front fan is popped and the fan motor has failed. The fuse is a maxi fuse located and labeled in the engine compartment fuse/relay box. Check this first and replace as needed.
If ok, these are the other reasons:
The PCM will monitor the control circuit for the following:
When the PCM detects any of the above conditions, the DTC will set and the affected driver will be disabled.
Below is troubleshooting chart and a diagnostic scan tool is required for the test:
Were abouts is the maxi fuse?
The fuse in question is in the fuse/relay box in the engine compartment. The maxi fuses are the larger ones:
When you remove the fuse/relay box cover look on the underside of the cover and there will be a layout and indentification of the fuses so you will know which one to check
Here is fuse layout in the engine comparment fuse box:
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