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If you have a 1997 Ford Thunderbird 4.6 V8 that has been overheating could the problem be in the engine fan or the relay switch?

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2015-07-15 19:06:05
2015-07-15 19:06:05

yes...fisrst you need to check if the temp sensor is working. If this has an electric fan, check the relay and the fan motors.

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when my 97 4.6 v8 was overheating, it was leaking coolant from the head gaskets.

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