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2.5 Turbo: Electric fan advice #1025312
03/24/11 07:35 PM
03/24/11 07:35 PM
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Orionsbelt  Offline OP
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Calgary, AB
I'm looking at helping the engine out buy ditching the engine driven fan and installing an electric one that I can turn on inside the truck.

I'm looking for something I could get out of a wrecker but would be nice to know what I'm looking for in terms of fit.

Has anyone experimented with this? I think I read somewhere [can't seem to find the link again] where a Ford Taurus double fan was used.

And...is this much of a mod?

Re: 2.5 Turbo: Electric fan advice [Re: Orionsbelt] #1025313
03/25/11 02:51 AM
03/25/11 02:51 AM
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Mudrunner
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Vancouver, BC
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Has anyone experimented with this? I think I read somewhere [can't seem to find the link again] where a Ford Taurus double fan was used


I saw this fan from Taurus installed. It was not a good outcome, so was removed. The owner name is Jesse, try to search by jfarsang, he is very active here www.delica.ca and helpful enthusiast.

Keep us posted, please!


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Re: 2.5 Turbo: Electric fan advice [Re: Pajerist] #1025314
03/25/11 07:44 PM
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Orionsbelt  Offline OP
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God love Google!

Pulled some links from the pocuk site and it seems to be a popular mod in the UK - searched "pajero electric fan" or something like that [I can post what I found if anyone is interested]. The dilemma is they use fans off vehicles commonly sold there - Rovers, Diesel Peugeot, etc, as suggestions. There is some great info on "how to" regarding the other pieces required.

Most of the feed back was very positive - 3-5 hp, warms up faster, smoother particularly at higher RPM's where the drag of a viscous would come into play, slight improvement to MPG, etc...

I found the link you suggested...waiting for a response from Jesse. Nothing in the thread initially suggests using the Taurus fan was bad...will update...

Re: 2.5 Turbo: Electric fan advice [Re: Orionsbelt] #1025315
03/26/11 02:40 AM
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I am glad you found some info.
Will wait for a reply from Jesse to figure out what was wrong...
As an alternative, do you consider additional intercooler?
I've heard some people connect additional radiator to oil system...

Cheers,


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