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Fan will not cool radiator or come on. Replaced the relay…

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Fan will not cool...

Fan will not cool radiator or come on. Replaced the relay still nothing. 2005 scion xa

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Has the car been starting normally?

205k and starting great until today

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your xA yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes. Fixing it myself. Replaced relay. The car stated getting hot and the fan was not running

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Which relay under the hood is for sure the fan relay. I had someone tell but I am really wondering if they knew

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Car
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I will replace and exchange them
Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 11 months ago

they probably arent bad

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
What could be the problem
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Can I hook the fan direct to find out if it is bad
Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 11 months ago

yes. run 12 volts right to it

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
There are two wires is one and the ground
Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 11 months ago

actually you can put a jumper wire in between 3 and 5 in the relay plug.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Can you send me diagram
Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 11 months ago

sure

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Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 11 months ago

here ya go

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Would it be possible to direct wire the fan
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I will get back with you later
Auto Mechanic: David Craig, Auto Mechanic replied 11 months ago

sure, just to test it though

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