Q: Q: Radiator fan not working

asked by on

The left side radiator fan will not come on.

Hello. If one fan is not working and the other is, I would suspect a faulty fan. To verify that the fan is bad, check the voltage signals on the fan to determine if it’s getting power. A technician from YourMechanic can inspect the voltage for you and replace the damaged parts if necessary.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Q: Radiator fan not working

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Heater and air conditioning fan stuck on low

The push button panel for your climate control is also the control unit. It uses the signals from various temp sensors to decide what to tell the climate control what to do. It also decides on the fan speed and...

Q: Battery always dies when I park the car

A weak or dead battery can be frustrating. Before having a technician work on your car, the next time you shut your car off and lock it, wait a minute and then take a walk around the car to check...

Q: Why are my breaks squeaking on my new truck

Hi there. With less than 20,000 miles, it's less likely that you have brake damage - as typically brakes will show initial sign of wear and tear around 25,000 miles at the minimum. It's more than likely that you have...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...