I have a 2008 Dakota with a 3.7 ltr v6. It runs a hotter than it should the fan is halfway out of the shroud. Should I use an extension or go all electric

Jamie Richardson

Asked by Jun 29, 2015 at 11:39 PM about the 2008 Dodge Dakota SXT Extended Cab 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

These tricks also come with a v8 and
use the same platform so a b8 would
stick out further forward

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James Ramond

that would not be it i think, change thermostat, measuer temperture to rule out falty guage, belts and fan clutch

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