What does the fan clutch do? The fan clutch is connected to the water pump and fan and spins with the engine speed. As the temperature of the engine increases the fan clutch will go from a freewheeling state to a locked state and spin at the same speed of the engine to create maximum airflow towards the engine How do you know you need the fan clutch replaced? Fan clutch doesnt lock when warmed up Check engine light is on How is the fan clutch replaced by a mobile mechanic? The fan shroud is removed and the fan clutch is removed from the water pump The old fan clutch is removed and the new one is installed The fan shroud is re installed into place How important is having your fan clutch replaced? The fan clutch works the same way as an electric fan motor. If it should become faulty it will not properly cool the engine and could cause the engine to overheat and cause internal engine damage
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