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Old 01-14-2008, 03:05 PM
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fan clutch ??

how much resistance shoud the fan have when turning it by hand when its completely cold ? trying to figure out if mine is going bad is there a better way to test it
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Old 01-14-2008, 03:14 PM
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Should have some resistence. Shouldn't free wheel.
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Old 01-14-2008, 11:28 PM
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Also should not wiggle, but I bet you know that. The important thing is that it lock in when it's needed. I don't know a proper test for it but with my winter front on pulling a E250 van up a little hill last night I heard mine come on, and it was -22f. So that could be a way to test it, but if it feels snug to turn and don't wiggle I bet it's fine.
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