Nowadays especially in hot areas, there are a lot of problems occurring in old cars, one of them is the cooling fan. It may sound simple, but if let your car have a problem with the cooling fan, then your engine could be in a lot of trouble.
Fixing your cooling fan can be simple, it may be that wiring is loose or some wires have deteriorated.
The best way is either call your auto repair shop or go to your nearest auto repair shop to let them troubleshoot what is causing the problem. It may be some electrical wiring has caused this problem or it could be a loose battery. It’s much better if a professional will examine your car. Cooling fans for your engine are critical so act now or you could have some major repair expenses coming your way!
In the next article by Alldata it explains how cooling fan can have problems and it’s diagnosis, there are simple steps to follow to find out what is the problem with your cooling fans.
Electric Cooling Fan Problems
Cooling Fan Relay Diagnosis
Now for the relay, or relays. Some vehicles will have a high-speed relay and a low-speed relay. Turn on the ignition switch, and using your wiring diagram, locate the wire for the ground side of the relay coil. When you ground this wire, you should hear the relay click and the fan(s) should come on. If it does, then you know the wiring up to, and including the relay, are good. Now we know the problem is between the CTS and the relay. Visit this site to know more about this article: http://autorepair.about.com/od/electricalrelateddiyjobs/l/aa032903g.htm?r=9F
By proceeding in reading this article it’s seems you are quite aware of the problems that can be there with the cooling fan that is located in front of your engine. Sometimes people are not clear about the difference between the cooling fan and the air conditioning fan.
And aside from that, when summer comes and it is hot, you will want your air conditioning to be working at it’s optimal level. The next article by Matthew Wright explains us how to recharge freon to your car, but beware you must at least do your research before doing this and have consult a professional.
How To Recharge Your Air Conditioner with Freon
Before you set out to recharge your car’s air conditioning system, you need to be sure your car uses the newer R134 (not the older R12 refrigerant). The best way to determine this is to check your car’s owners manual, or you can consult your repair manual. You do have a repair manual, don’t you? It’s a must for do-it-yourself auto repair. If you want to read the full post of this article visit here: http://autorepair.about.com/od/regularmaintenance/ss/AC-recharge.htm#showall
In case we are having a lot of troubles with our car and don’t know where we should start, this next article could be of use.
Read this article by Tesona, it will enlighten you about your car, it will teach you what is needed and should be done for your car. Especially the computer box, this one machine is small, but it does a lot of things and helps your car in many ways
My Car Has a Computer?
Technology has permeated every aspect of our lives, including our vehicles!
All modern cars have at least one computer built-in. But unlike the internet-browsing laptops and desktop computers that come to mind, the computers in your vehicle serve a more limited but vital function – keeping your vehicle safe on the road. Read more about computer box explained in detail here: http://tesonautorepair.com/my-car-has-a-computer
As you can see there are a lot problems that can happen to your car if you don’t take care of it, whether it is engine problems, auto body repair or paint issues. If you are having trouble in any of these don’t be afraid to call a professional they will be there to help you.