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When I shut my car off the fan under the hood keeps running. Then my car dies.

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The fan will keep running long enough to cool the engine coolant. Sometimes it will take several minutes for the fan to shut off after the car has been turned off. It is a built-in feature in order to make sure the engine cools enough while sitting idle. Then, when you say the car dies, do you mean the fan shuts off and everything is quiet? If so, that is normal.

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