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2009 hyundai sonata cooling fan relay

Thanks in advance for the help. i did search the forum but didnt find exactly what i was looking for. I'm getting engine code p0480 something like fan control relay module. I'm pretty sure its under the battery tray. the dealer wants me to remove it and bring it to them to get the proper part number. This is for a 3.3 v6. After I remove the battery tray... then what? is it a simple bolt on and plug and play? any suggestions

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  •  Stephen
    Stephen Jan 10, 2013

    I'm going to post this in the comments section in case someone wants to answer your question directly. The owners manual should show you a pic of the relay box and the relays plug in. But the code is telling you the computer can not power on the cooling fan. It could be the relay, but it could also be something else. The relay and circuit would need to be tested before the part is replaced.

  • Randy Jan 10, 2013

    A local repair shop tested the circuit and got the fan to work. They say replace the fan control module. im under the impression its located under the battery tray> any help would be great

  • Randy Jan 10, 2013

    A local repair shop tested the circuit and got the fan to work. They say replace the fan control module. im under the impression its located under the battery tray> any help would be great

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I am not up on those trouble lights but I have been told that if you remove the negative battery cable termanal and turn on your headlights after the cable is removed and let it sit for 1/2 an hour that it will re-set the computer back to default settings. The lights are turned on to drain any reserve power that is stored. It can't hurt to try it and see what happens. I hope this helps, The Raz

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