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Cooling fan comes on then goes right off.

2000 dodge neon cooling fan comes on then goes right back off. is it the switch or the fan?

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  • Patrick O'neill
    Patrick O'neill Dec 27, 2008

    it has a/c but the a/c stays off. the eletric fan thats on the radiator will turn on then turns right back off and does not cool the engine down when drivivg around town.

  • darin brown May 11, 2010

    does the car have a/c and is the a/c compressor engaging and disengaging rapidly?



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Fan motor may be drawing to many amps. see if it moves freely when not on, check for loose connections

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