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post #5 of (permalink) Old 03-28-2017, 05:07 PM
Drew M.
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Originally Posted by Brooklyn_Vulcan View Post
I had this issue with my 98..the actual sensor that plugs into the radiator went bad -it broke at the connection - The sensor would cost roughly 145.00 said the dealer - but he also said it can be by passed using a standard toggle switch - I went that route - auto zone 3 bucks- just hard wired the fan to the toggle - placed the toggle close to reach - works beautiful I can flip it on and off whenever I feel the need.

I had the same problem. I was shocked to find out those damn little switches cost so much! I did, however, realize that you can buy a used radiator for like 20$ and they normally have the fan switch with them. So, I bought a used radiator on ebay and now I have a working fan switch.

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