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post #1 of 3 Old 06-05-2011, 03:06 PM Thread Starter
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Overheating while running A/C

I have a 2001 Grand Cherokee that has an inline 6 with a mechanical fan bolted to the crank. This causes it to overheat during the summer when it has to idle for an extended period. I want to either add an auxiliary electric fan to it, or if I have to, remove the mechanical fan and go all electric. Does anyone have any suggestions or experience with an aftermarket kit for doing this?

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post #2 of 3 Old 06-05-2011, 10:10 PM
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Replace the fan clutch.
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post #3 of 3 Old 06-06-2011, 12:31 PM
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Yup, fan clutch is bad, trying turning it by hand, it it has no resistance it is bad
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