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Where is the radiator fan relay switch located on my 1990 Ford Taurus?

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  • vcrkevin Nov 21, 2008

    I havew a 12 of 93 taurus wagon, radiator fan never comes on, car over heats. I was told to check the relay...

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The fan is controlled by a modular relay control box, it is about as big as a mans hand and under the hood, it is black, lots of wires going to it..

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