Nope ( to answer if it runs all the time )
In the lower hose I have put an cooper adapter and a thermo switch on it that triggers the relay and turns on the fan

see the photow on the original post
in tha free area on the thermo housing I have installed the pickup for the addon thermometer I have installed since the original one passes the midle area seconds before the engine explodes..

'96 4d mechanicaly stock so far, rims, spoiler, Cooper AT tyres, Factory LSD, Manual Warn Hubs, handmade exaust, ELECTRIC FAN!!! 3,1'' Lift, PALM GPS