answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Your fan moter is pulling to many amps.What this means is when your fan kicks on the power load is so high its burning the points in the relay. Replace the fan moter!

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2005-07-03 05:45:42
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What would make a cooling fan relay on a '99 Saturn Sl2 keep going bad?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Why would the cooling fans not work on a 94 Saturn sl1?

Saturn Shop Foreman here. Cooling fan relay, bad temp sensor, open in fan motor, if you jump last two terminals in the diagnostic connector you should hear the relay click, you can put a test light across the fan plug to test the circuit after you have done this, hope this helps


Is the motor in this 1993 Saturn slY going to overheat by using a radiator out of a Chevy Celebrity?

If the Chevy Celebrity radiator is smaller that the Saturn radiator it might well overheat from not enough cooling capacity. If the Chevy Celebrity radiator is the same size or larger than the Saturn radiator I would think it would not over heat.


Coolant fan does not work and engine overheats on your 1993 saturn. Fan works when air conditioning is turned on?

You can check the cooling fan relay under the hood in the junction box but it would be a lot easier to just scan the vehicles computer......


What would you where if you went to Saturn?

If you ever plan on going to Saturn (which i think its impossible) you would have to were thick clothes because of the air and make it fresh inside the suit because Saturn's core is very hot. :-)good luck if u ever try going to Saturn


Where is horn relay on 1993 buick lesabre?

(going from left to right) it would be your second relay. so it looks like this. [] {} [] [] [] [] etc.. ^ this relay here


Why would your electric cooling fan run non-stop until the battery is dead?

Thermal relay is stuck closed.


How much would it cost to have the cooling fan repaired on a 1993 Pontiac Grand Am gt?

This all depends on the problem. It could be the fuse or the relay or the sensor or the fan motor itself. I would check the relay first.


What would keep the engine cooling fan from coming on in a 1990 Acura Integra GS?

The cooling fan is activated by a sensor, and possibly a relay. Most likely the sensor has gone bad.


Why the colling fan on a maxima 97 always stay on?

it could be a cooling fan relay or the water pump is bad but i would say first the relay or the thermastate is sticking and not opening. bry


How long would it take to travel Saturn in your car?

It depends how fast you are going.


On a 1994 Saturn SC2 why would the cooling fan not come on unless you hook it up direct if you just changed the coolant temperature sensor?

Have you checked the cooling fan relay? ? This is the child's wooden block size relay installed in the fuse/relay box in under the hood. If it is bad the fan will not come on even if all the other sensors and components of the system are functioning. Also, This cooling fan relay draws a lot of amperage which causes it to heat up. On my '92 SC2, I have learned that the contacts of the relay have become so hot from the high current they carry that the fuse box sockets overheat and deform. It became necessary for me to open up the upper and lower halves of the fuse box and install new conductors to restore good contact with the relay pins. If you find that your cooling fan relay pins are discolored and the plastic housing is slightly deformed around the pins, you are likely haveing a similar problem. For a while I was able to just slightly twist the pins of a new relay using a pair pliers so that they would make tighter contact in the deformed sockets of the relay box. Hope this helps, JB


Where is the cooling fan relay in a 2000 dodge caravan?

It would be in the Power Distribution Center under the hood, usually on the driver's side.

People also asked