can the cooling fans (dual) be taken apart? driver side fan has a fairly severe wobble

Asked by Jun 03, 2016 at 03:50 AM about the 2000 Chrysler LHS 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I removed the fan from the housing to see if it has a bad bearing inside, but it
seems I can't take it apart... I'd like to take a look at it before giving in and
replacing it. If not, can the car be cooled by one fan (passenger side).  I am a
little apprehensive to disconnect the driver's side fan do to all the overheating
problem I see that people have with these cars.

2 Answers

13,925

I suggest NOT reducing cooling capability on a vehicle. It's difficult to comprehend why people would? Hey, If you're capable rebuild it fine, If not replace it.

107,745

Most of the cooling fan motors cannot be taken apart, and even if you could a lot of times the replacement part just is not avaliable. As far as driving it with only 1 fan that is not a good idea, it only takes one time overheating to cause serious engine damage.

Your Answer

Chrysler LHS Experts

  • #1
    Lavinia Raven
    Reputation
    100
  • #1
    Angel Izor
    Reputation
    100
  • #1
    Paul Norenberg
    Reputation
    100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chrysler Concorde
189 listings starting at $2,200
Used Chrysler 300M
205 listings
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
883 Great Deals out of 39,460 listings starting at $1,799
Used Chevrolet Suburban
501 Great Deals out of 23,134 listings starting at $1,250
Used Nissan Sentra
676 Great Deals out of 50,355 listings starting at $1,717
Used Lexus LS 400
168 listings starting at $2,988
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,058 Great Deals out of 57,050 listings starting at $995
Used Kia Sportage
216 Great Deals out of 16,905 listings starting at $1,750

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.