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I have a 93 Subaru Legacy 2.2 engine. There are two fans in front of the radiator. Do both fans help cool the radiator or is one for a different function? I just had the water pump, thermostat, timing belt, and tensioner replaced; yet the engine is still runiing hot. I can run the heater to help cool it down but that can only do so much. If the second fan is not to help keep the radiator cool what else should I be looking for?

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Both are for the radiator and should be working.

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When you say hot where is ite needle it should be running halfway between cold and hot thats the normal operating temperature, yes you should have both thermo fans working, check for any leaks in the system, when they changed the thermostat did they clean the system? reverse flush it, also its simple but check the radiator cap if the seal is not sealing properly your system wont be pressurising, you can take it to a radiator place and they can do a pressure test to see if theres any leaks.

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