We remove the electric fan for repair or replacement

We prepare the car for work and disconnect the negative terminal of the battery

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Open the radiator plug and pump out about two liters of coolant with a large syringe

Loosen the clamp of the radiator outlet hose attachment, squeezing its bent ears with pliers, and shift the clamp along the hose

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Remove the hose from the radiator nozzle

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We remove the return hose from the radiator nozzle

Removing the expansion tank

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We press the latch and disconnect the wiring block from the connector of the main electric fan

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We also disconnect the wiring block from the connector of the additional electric fan

Unscrew the two upper bolts securing the electric fan casing to the radiator of the cooling system

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The picture shows the mounting bolts of the electric fan casing to the radiator

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We remove the radiator fan assembly with the casing, removing it from the engine compartment upwards

Installing the electric fan in reverse order

We bring the coolant level to normal

Removing the motor of the engine cooling fan

We remove the electric fans of the engine cooling system assembled with a casing, as indicated above

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Unscrew the nut of the fan impeller attachment to the motor shaft and remove the impeller

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Unscrew the screws securing the electric motor to the casing and remove the electric motor

The location of the screws for attaching the electric motor to the fan in the picture

Install the electric motor and the fan with the casing in reverse order