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post #1 of 3 Old 03-29-2013, 01:03 AM Thread Starter
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clutch fan

so while changing the water pump and thermostat on a buddys 03 sahara i noticed that the fan speed at idle is super slow. he had an overheating issue while at idle and we went ahead and did a full flush and the pump and thermo while it seems to be running fine even tho only driven 15 miles so far, would an electric fan be a good way to go? any help would be great trying to go on a trail ride and want his rig to hold up. thanks


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post #2 of 3 Old 03-29-2013, 04:46 AM
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Most people on here are going to recommend not going electric. The stock mechancial fan should do just fine under almost all conditions. Replace the clutch and call it a day.

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post #3 of 3 Old 03-29-2013, 05:40 AM
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Its not going to spin much at low rpm when cold. As the engine warms the clutch fan will blow more air over .
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