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Cooling fan not working, 2001 v70xc , just replaced fan with

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cooling fan not working, 2001 v70xc , just replaced fan with the module and still nothing have .01 volts at purple wire
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with Volvo. The Volvo Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: cooling fan does not work with ac on or not
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes i am a tech 30 yrs
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: ckd for power at power plug thats fine did ck purple signal wire from ecm getting .01 volts, so i replaced cooling fan with module didnt work
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Customer: just replaced rear main seal 2 weeks ago and just discovered fan was not working
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Volvo
Expert:  Ron replied 1 year ago.
Hello, my name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I have noticed that your question was not getting a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.The problem you are having with the cooling fan can be caused by any of the following,Cooling FanMissing Cooling Fan GroundMissing Cooling Fan PowerWiringIn order to determine the cause you are going to need to do some testing, I have enclosed the test steps in the link below, copy and paste the link yo your browser to open and view it. the wiring diagram in this link for reference as well.
Expert:  Enes replied 1 year ago.
if you wire is ok from fan to ecm check pin connections if all that is good try new software flash to ecm if still dont work replace pcm/ecm