How to disassemble fan and fan clutch in order to change out water pump

Asked by Oct 03, 2016 at 09:43 PM about the 1996 Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have removed radiator and shroud and all hoses as well as fan belt but am
having problems removing fan and fan clutch

3 Answers


It makes it easier to remove fan before u loosen belt tention to keep pulley from turning to loosen it


Yours has a nut on fan that needs to come off to remove fan and 4 bolts holding pulley to water pump


Find the big wrench that u need for the fan nut and tap the wrench with the hammer to brake it loose

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