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1995 chevy corvette

My electric cooling fan only works when the a/c is on

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  • greyhnds29 May 03, 2009

    I have a 95 Corvette and am looking for a solution for the coolant system. My car runs at a normal temp range only when the A/C is on. Reading the GM repair manuals it notes three coolant relays one for each fan assy and a third which appears to control low and high temp ranges. I've also read where the ECM can get reprogrammed at a GM dealership so that it kicks in automatically at lower temps. If I don't keep the A/C engaged the temp climbs to est. 230f before both fans kick in which can't be normal. Is it time to simple replace all three relays and move on..........

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    I have a 96 Corvette, and the cooling fan does not come on until 235 degrees F (this is normal), just wanted to check and see that you are aware of this? do you have a wscanner thqat can read live data so you can watch the ECT readings?


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The electric fan will not come on until the gauge is around 225-230. When the air is on the fan works constantly. That is why your car runs cooler with the air on. I have found that in stop and go traffic it is best to run the air. Mid America corvette sells a unit that will kick your fan on at a lower temp if you desire. I hope this helps.

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SOURCE: 1976 chevy corvette stingray cooling fan vibrates

Better check to see if the nuts are still tight on your fan.

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