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1998 dodge caravan, engine runs on for 5 seconds, key removed...

No specific period of run time changes situation, simply and every time, after the key is removed from ignition, the engine runs just fine, no dieseling, for about 5 seconds and then shuts offs. whats up?

also, fyi, previous owner had problem with cooling fan, so he rigged a "hot" wire from the fuse panel under dash to the power "positive" directly to the cooling fan motor so it runs all the time....

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I did the same thing with my van. When my fan quit, I just ran a hot wire from the working side of the fan, to my fuse box. My van runs for a few moments after being shut off as well. When the hot wire is removed, the van functions normally. Not a big deal however, keep in mind that when the fan quits, you may short out some of your gages as well and you'll have to just replace them. To extend your fan life, disconnect the hot wire in cold weather.

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( times out of 10 Hun its the Timein on it take it in for a Tune uP or get the Timin light and do it your Self

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