Hi i have a 1997 thunderbird l/x with the 3.8 is there a way i can wire the electric cooling fan to kick on were it will run all the time wile the engine is running like through the ignition.......Thanks
i dont know if they make one for our cars but a friend of mine bought a manual switch for his grand prix that plugged into his harness and gave him control of high and low while leaving normal function to the computer.
Thanks for the compliments on my cuda guys true i dont drive it much thats my baby ive owned it for 10 years lotta blood sweat and tears there,my daily drivers a 88 chevy pickup,i was just tryin to find out how to keep that bird cool i just bought it for my wife and she dont even put gas in her viehicals let alone watch the gauges lol ive read here them head gaskets cant take to much heat
You don't want the fans running before the car reaches thermostat temperature anyways.
They should come on after the car reaches about 210. and it should not go over the factory 195 deg of the thermostat unless you stop and there is no air flow through the rad.
Anyways running it to 195 or 210 will not fail the head gasket. The real problem is if in fact they do fail. You must fix it right away before the coolant goes into the oil and reaches the engine bearing.
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