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Cooling fan motor thermo sensor

I was cleaning my electrical connections today and the prong broke off the thermo sensor. i can buy a new one for 85$ but was wondering if there were any cheaper option "aftermarket" or what ever

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I was cleaning my electrical connections today and the prong broke off the thermo sensor. i can buy a new one for 85$ but was wondering if there were any cheaper option "aftermarket" or what ever
Check for used ones on eBay.

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I found one here on the forum. If I had not found one I was going to solder a wire to the the sensor. And hope for the best.

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A few here have added a switch to turn fan on and off physically. Maybe that would be an option until you find the part!

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Ck with Tofer76 he may have one!

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I had the same experience when cleaning electrical connections. MaKaw for $85.00 or...... I drilled a hole in the remains of the broken stud and soldered a wire with another electrical terminal. Wire broke off after a few months. So then i just wired it to a switch, mounting the switch in the left (black) cowling/handlebar/frame cover. Works perfectly, just a slight lean forward to turn on.
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