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I have a flex a lite electric fan ready to install and have a question about installing a diode. How would I do this?? I've heard the cmf's from the fan spinning when it is off is hard on the relay. So just to be safe I want to install a diode to stop the cmf's from frying the relay and losing my efan. Anyone know how to install a diode??
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i've run an efan on my truck for over 4 years and 150k miles...first i heard of this..
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i've run an efan on my truck for over 4 years and 150k miles...first i heard of this..
I read it when I was looking for a Taurus efan. I think it was on some Jeep forum. If you've ran a efan for that long w/ no problems the diode probably isn't necessary. Thanks for saving me some extra work that I don't need to do.
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