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Old 08-12-2009, 04:14 AM
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Anyone done a electric fan upgrade either bought or DIY? the DIY doesnt seem that hard to do if you find the right parts. Also does it really do anything for ya?
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Wanted to do it to my Ram , but the one I was looking at didn't fit my radiator . Still wanting to do it . Should free up some horsepower and hopefully get a little better mileage by getting that load (fan blade) off of the motor .
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do any other dodge vehicles like the dakota have any parts (like electic fans) that will fit our rams?
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do any other dodge vehicles like the dakota have any parts (like electic fans) that will fit our rams?
I am going to my Dad's this weekend to look at some of his vehicles. He has a bunch of wrecked or older dodges. I am gonna look at the Intrepids, Dynastys, avenger/sebrings, and any other cars he has in the back.

I think some of the dakotas/durangos have both the clutch fan and an electric fan, but not sure on the size of it.
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well let us know if you find anything out. i would really like to get rid of my mechanical fan
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I have thought about doing mine, I havent located the parts yet, would be nice...
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On my 86 Ram I had an electric fan on it. Mainly for drag racing, but it was just a universal one bought from Autozone. Worked ok until one of the fan blades broke and tore the stock radiator up. I HIGHLY recommend purchasing a quality unit if you will be driving the truck daily.
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any new news on this? i'm really eager to put in some electrical fans.
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Look at Flex A Lite . They do have universal fan kits . Nice pieces .
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Flex A Lite makes some good stuff. If you want to spend some time looking, check out the Chrysler/Dodge LX platform (Chargers, Magnums, 300's) as they have an electric fan setup.
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