ford taurus a/c fan

Asked by Jun 15, 2013 at 10:39 AM about the 2009 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Goodyear rep tells me I need to replace primary fan that is not clicking on. Secondary fan
seems to be working.  Their description sounds more like a compressor issue. I am
working from logic not knowledge.  1999 ford taurus.  When it runs it sounds like
something is trying to click on and can't.

1 Answer

90,675

The secondary fan is for the A/C system, it turns on usually when the A/C system demands more air flow, the primary fan is for engine cooling, this fan is a very important, without it the engine may and most likely will overheat causing at the least blown head gaskets and head warping. so if they did the circuit test properly and said that the fan motor is kaput, then it needs replacement. It is not a complex operation but care must be taken not to damage the radiator fins. The cooling fan housing must be removed to gain access to the motors.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Ford Taurus Questions

Ford Taurus Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 3,790
#2 lightGear
lightGear
Reputation 1,900
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,870
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Fusion
985 Great Deals out of 84,121 listings starting at $1,900
Used Chevrolet Impala
511 Great Deals out of 29,109 listings starting at $1,100
Used Dodge Charger
279 Great Deals out of 26,750 listings starting at $2,250
Used Ford Explorer
798 Great Deals out of 74,709 listings starting at $750
Used Ford Mustang
362 Great Deals out of 46,831 listings starting at $1,999
Used Chrysler 300
336 Great Deals out of 20,337 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150
2,214 Great Deals out of 208,668 listings starting at $1,499
Used Honda Accord
716 Great Deals out of 87,004 listings starting at $1,250
Used Chevrolet Malibu
826 Great Deals out of 81,056 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Focus
537 Great Deals out of 56,093 listings starting at $800
Used Ford Edge
632 Great Deals out of 51,472 listings starting at $3,990
Used Toyota Camry
824 Great Deals out of 89,156 listings starting at $950
Used Nissan Maxima
276 Great Deals out of 26,224 listings starting at $1,990
Used Buick LaCrosse
169 Great Deals out of 22,211 listings starting at $1,998
Used Lincoln MKS
82 Great Deals out of 2,295 listings starting at $6,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
735 listings starting at $21,000
2016 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
468 listings starting at $16,000
2015 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 103 listings starting at $9,995
2014 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 168 listings starting at $9,500
2013 Ford Taurus SE For Sale
174 listings starting at $7,900