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2000 Subaru Legacy overheating when airconditioning is used when in traffic?

I have a 2000 Subaru Legacy which just started to get hot when the airconditoning is being used? The radiator fans are not turning on is there a fuse that made have blown? How do I test the fans to make sure they are bad? Any ideas would be great.
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I would really recommend buying the Haynes/Chilton aftermarket service manual for your car.
It can answer questions much faster and probably more reliably than many who might respond.
They are under $20 and available at any of the chain auto parts stores.

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