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Coolent leeking and cooling fans mot working

Each time mazda tribute stops after a short drive coolent leeks out,the fans do not seem to be working.

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  • thopkins206 May 14, 2009

    where is the temp sensor located

  • Richard Scordino May 11, 2010

    Hot wire fan motor. if it comes on then check relay and temp sender.

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You need to locate leak coolant fan not going to come on if coolant low because the coolant make the coolant sensors tell computer to turn on fans at 190.F.sensor has to be in coolant.it act as a thermostat.you need to fix leak.or you will have engine damage.

Posted on May 14, 2009

  • Jonah Oneal May 14, 2009

    coolant sensor is on the intake.

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