Ford Fokus>> Cooling system>> Assemblage and fan dismantling
If the temperature of a cooling liquid rises above the worker, the idle fan can be the reason. It does not mean that the help of a tow at once is necessary for you. Allow to the engine to cool down and поезжайте further it is cautious to the nearest workshop. In a situation with the idle fan try to avoid slow movement on high transfers or idling as in this case through a radiator passes less than counter air and it is worse cooled.
At already stopped and hot motor never come nearer close to the fan! The fan can join even at the switched off ignition.
Works on removal and fan installation spend in the following sequence:
- Check up a fan safety lock;
- Disconnect a contact socket from a thermoswitch;
- Connect a thermoswitch a wire to "weight". If the fan joins, the thermoswitch is spoilt. If does not join, means the wire is torn or the fan has broken;
- That the disconnected wire has not got to fan blades, fix its ends an insulating tape;
Fig. 173. A contact socket of the engine of the fan
- Fix the car. Disconnect a wire from the negative plug of the storage battery (the plug 31) and disconnect a contact socket from the fan (fig. 173
- Disconnect tightening clamps from above a radiator;
- The fan together with an arm at first lift upwards and take out from an arm. Further the fan together with a casing take out from a motor compartment;
- We remove the fan electric motor;
cнимите крыльчатку the fan from an electric motor axis, preliminary having marked a seat concerning an axis;
- The new fan establish in sequence, return to removal.