Question about 2000 Ford Windstar

3 Answers

2000 ford winstar fan problem

The big fan works, the other does not. When run air it makes loud noise. Is this imperative to be fixed asap or can I continue to drive w/o ac and all be okay? Will it overheat in time? How much are we talking if it has to be repaired? Please and Thank You...

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2009

    I had the same problem. the plastic fan blade was broken

×

3 Answers

2000 Ford Windstar Gauges gone crazy

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

Thank You so very much!!!!! I really appreciate how you answered all my questions in a manner I as a woman can understand. Thanks again for helping me out for free.

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 10 Answers

It sounds like the auxillary fan motor is dead. It only comes on when the car heats up to a certain point and automatically when the air conditioner is turned on. Since it's making a terrible sound, you may check to see if something is lodged in the fan. Outside of that, just replace it. The fan should probably cost you around $100. (that's just my guess though) I'd probably go to junkyard and pull one off of something there. Would be much cheaper. The two fans are probably mounted in the same plastic shroud so you'll have to remove them both to replace the aux fan. You can still drive it without the a/c on, but I wouldn't be in bumper to bumper traffic for 35 minutes at a time. As long as you are driving, you don't even need the fans going, the air going across the radiator from driving will be sufficient to cool it down. Just watch your temp gauge if you are idled for too long and you can shut the motor off, leave the key on and the fan will continue to blow. Good luck.

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Loud Noise in Central Dash area, 2000, F-150,,Sounds like a fan hitting against a heavy plastic part.Starts around 45MPH.. I think its either air flow or speed causing it.


Have you checked to see if the heater motor is ok. Sometimes the newer ones have a bearing in the end by the plastic fan and the bearing will allow the fan to drop down and cause a loud noise when running. To check turn off the heater motor fan on the dash and see if the noise goes away.

Apr 18, 2017 | Ford F-150 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My 2000 ford winstar heater just blows cold air with this loud noise like somthing is trying to open with a clicking noise an this noise keep going on an still no heat


Looks like you do have a problem with the shutters under the dashboard. These are closing or open when you do need separating the outside air vent,to internal vent. Also you do not have any hot air,probably the heater valve does not work either is blocked or seized. Check the fault with a qualified electrician for a good and accurate job with less money and no damages ( unexpected).
Good luck.

Mar 03, 2014 | 2000 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

Ford taurus 2000,air conditioner makes strange noise when ac is on


I think the AC belt is worn or loose either tighten it up or buy a new one. Or it could something else.

______________________
Autel DS708

Jun 17, 2012 | 2000 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Air conditioner makes noises after it starts


I do not think that the battery change and the noise for the a/c is related, probably just a coincidence.

If the a/c makes a loud noise when it is turned up, I would try switching to vent to see if the noise is still there. If it is, then it is the ventilation fan likely located on the firewall or under the dash under some plastic paneling.

There is no reset button for the a/c.

Good luck on this repair.

Jul 17, 2010 | 2000 Honda Accord

1 Answer

I have a loud knocking noise coming from my 3.5l engine on my 2000 intrigue. i am wanting to know what the problem is so i can decide to fix it or not. thanks


a loud knocking normally indicates big end bearings,(about 1/4 engine speed)not a big job but,an engine rebore/rebuild is normally the way to go,its cheaper in the long run.....

Apr 11, 2010 | 2000 Oldsmobile Intrigue

2 Answers

2003 winstar no heat


Check the operation of the temperature control door. It is located in the center of the dash behind the radio. Look up between the gas pedal and heater case. It is white in color Move the temp knob while watching the actuator. If it is clicking it is bad. Good luck.

Oct 12, 2009 | 2003 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

Found alum.flakes in oil pan sump and in oil pick up screen lower side of engine looks ok no sign of piston skirt damage . engine has thrown a timing advance code two times for right camshaft. last time...


Crankshaft big end and main bearings worn.Remove sump and big end caps and check to see if the white metal coating has worn off the shell bearings.If so replace.asap

Jul 04, 2009 | 2004 Ford F150

2 Answers

Top of motor in 1995 ford winstar making tapping noise


Its most likely the tappets in the cars engine the only way to fix it is to buy new ones.

Feb 22, 2009 | 1998 Ford Windstar

1 Answer

How to drop oil pan in a 94 ford thunderbird 110,000 mi. loud engine noise.


The prob is the flex plate at the rear of the engine is broken or loose! Frankster016

Oct 19, 2008 | 2000 Ford Taurus

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Ford Windstar Logo

321 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70347 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Ron Lankford

Level 3 Expert

5386 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...