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Old 06-08-2012, 07:30 PM
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Hey all. My fan clutch has decided to poop out so I'm trying to find a good quality and hopefully relatively inexpensive electric radiator fan. What have you mini guys found works the best?
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Old 06-08-2012, 10:41 PM
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ive used the 16" electric ones that autozone sells.. the work good but i dont reccomend it.. just kinda a POS.. works, but pos

dont skimp on a electric fan, because if it goes out your motor is literally on the line
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Old 06-09-2012, 06:23 AM
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The Taurus fan works great. I've been through a bunch of controllers (SPAL, Hayden, etc), but the fans are good, and cheap.

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Old 06-09-2012, 08:25 AM
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What year Taurus?
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"Did you know the IFS was designed by Hitler himself to make the life of 4WD owners tough? Yeah, it's true, he saw a vision of the Devil and he told him to do it." -DaveInDenver
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EDIT: See post #36 in this thread. Actually, the whole thread is pretty good.

Look on Pirate. I want to say early - mid '90's. They can usually be had for $25-75 at junkyards.

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Thanks Mark! If I don't wanna sully my Toy with Ford parts are there any good new options?
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Old 06-09-2012, 08:23 PM
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SULLY your Toy with FORD parts??!?!?!? Harumph! Shadowfax ain't gonna speak to ya.

Really, by reputation the Taurus fan really is the shiz... Or... you can rebuild your Toyota fan clutch with new fluid. BTDT.
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