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Old 03-15-2015, 06:05 PM
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so everyone pulls fans from other vehicles but will this get it done?


Is this all I will need for the fan conversion?


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Other than being loud and more expensive than a good set of used twin fans, yes. The fan controller needs a port to be installed and it cost nearly three times as much as the adjustable controller from Advanced Auto Parts. I know some of these trucks have a port in the t-stat housing. Mine does not. You could get the Chrysler/Taurus style factory fans for $100 new off of the web and $20 for the controller will equal $20 less than your posted items, run quieter, give you two speed fans and move more cfm. Go for it if you wish.
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Other than being loud and more expensive than a good set of used twin fans, yes. The fan controller needs a port to be installed and it cost nearly three times as much as the adjustable controller from Advanced Auto Parts. I know some of these trucks have a port in the t-stat housing. Mine does not. You could get the Chrysler/Taurus style factory fans for $100 new off of the web and $20 for the controller will equal $20 less than your posted items, run quieter, give you two speed fans and move more cfm. Go for it if you wish.
Where do I find the used fans you speak of lol and that control is from advanced... both of those items are... and I'll take your advice bro, that's why I asked.... do you have part numbers by chance
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I would go with a taurus fan, they already have a fan shroud as part of the whole unit which will direct the air very nicely.
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I would go with a taurus fan, they already have a fan shroud as part of the whole unit which will direct the air very nicely.


off what year man?
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Other than being loud and more expensive than a good set of used twin fans, yes. The fan controller needs a port to be installed and it cost nearly three times as much as the adjustable controller from Advanced Auto Parts. I know some of these trucks have a port in the t-stat housing. Mine does not. You could get the Chrysler/Taurus style factory fans for $100 new off of the web and $20 for the controller will equal $20 less than your posted items, run quieter, give you two speed fans and move more cfm. Go for it if you wish.


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off what year man?
Ummm early 90s taurus with a 3.0l.
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Early taurus' use mark viii fans, not trying to knock them but you need more relays and they use more power (up to 80amps for high kick on) than a standard fan (30amps for high kick on).

Mopar fan from chrysler or dodge sedan/convertible 98-05 are the same width as our radiators, they are dual speed dual blade fans. Super quiet and move some serious CFM. (Sebring, 300, Stratus, etc...)

This temp controller from AZ
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Grab some relays out of a car while you at a junk yard, OE relays are super reliable and cheap from a junk yard or pull-a-part place.

You will need some wiring, maybe a switch in the cab if you want to be able to manually turn the fans on as well.

Any red/lightgreen wire in the engine bay is hot with ignition on only (For future reference).

The money you save going with a pulled mopar fan and the $20 AZ controller you can upgrade your alternator if you haven't already. It's not a requirement to do the E-fan but it is definitely recommended. I went with the TYC 130amp from rockauto, $110 shipped.
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Other than being loud and more expensive than a good set of used twin fans, yes. The fan controller needs a port to be installed and it cost nearly three times as much as the adjustable controller from Advanced Auto Parts. I know some of these trucks have a port in the t-stat housing. Mine does not. You could get the Chrysler/Taurus style factory fans for $100 new off of the web and $20 for the controller will equal $20 less than your posted items, run quieter, give you two speed fans and move more cfm. Go for it if you wish.
Disregard I found an older post you wrote and I'm using it and buying the Chrysler fans
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This fan! Sorry....been away from the computer all day. These fit our rads almost perfectly.

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