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2000 Dodge Caravan Question: why does it take my raditor fan so long to come on

 

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CANDY69, San Francisco, CA, December 14, 2012, 16:50
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why does it take my raditor fan so long to come on, do I need a new temperture sensor?

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    ziptie12 December 14, 2012, 18:03
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    Do you know what temp. the fans are coming on at? most cars cooling systems are designed to have the fans come on at about 205-215F . May take 20-30 minutes if outdoors in colder weather. To be sure , it would be best to have monitored with scanner , to watch sensor(s) and fan controls.

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