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PostPosted: Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:24 pm 
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Have been running an electric fan controlled from a probe style cheap fan controller. I've had a couple fail over time and am done with it. I picked up a weather tight relay and thread in style thermostat switch. I've looked over most of the engine and can't find any obvious spot to install the switch. Any recommendations or Spots that I am overlooking? Any other ways of controlling the relay? For info, 95 yj, 98 zj 5.9, 96 ram ecu.

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:32 pm 
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Could use the port for the old style gauge sender. Or tap the manifold by the tstat.

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PostPosted: Sat Aug 12, 2017 6:58 am 
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I will get a pic of where Paul put one in the engine I have now.

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You could also get a radiator hose male to male adapter with a port built into it.

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The in-hose option is the easiest, you can find these on amazon for around $15. Or you could make one. Are you going to run both a high and low speed on the 5.9 fan?

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:06 pm 
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Running single speed fan. I'm going to weld a bung into the thermostat housing cover. Should have last part needed tomorrow.

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