Radiator Fan Removal - Dodge Cummins Diesel Forum
- HOME - FORUMS - GARAGE - TECH - ARTICLES - CHAT - CLASSIFIEDS - REVIEWS - VIDEOS - MEMBER MAP - STORE - INSURANCE -
- REGISTER - CALENDAR - INFO - SITE HELP - RULES - STAFF - MEMBERSHIP - ADVERTISE - CONTACT US -


Welcome to the Dodge Cummins Diesel Forum, the fastest growing Dodge Diesel Community on the internet.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us
Go Back   Dodge Cummins Diesel Forum > 07.5 - 09 6.7 Liter Cummins > 07.5 - 09 3rd Gen 6.7 Liter General Discussion
07.5 - 09 3rd Gen 6.7 Liter General Discussion General Chit Chat About the 6.7L 3rd generation Cummins - NO ADVERTISING

CumminsForum.com is the premier Dodge Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-30-2008, 08:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
Diesel Head
 
txag09's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Somewhere in Afghanistan
Posts: 1,684
Thanks: 46
Thanked 82 Times in 73 Posts
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
Radiator Fan Removal

I am trying to remove my radiator fan to replace it with an electric fan but am having a difficult time removing the fan and clutch assembly. Does any one know how to remove this, and give me some kind of instructions?
Thanks in advance for any help
__________________
MINE 2007.5 dually somewhat stock
HERS 2001 2WD 2500 auto... it has a grid heater delete
txag09 is offline   Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-31-2008, 08:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
Cummins Fan
 
Cigar101's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 60
Thanks: 17
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
I used a air chisel on the nut
Cigar101 is offline   Quick reply to this message
Old 11-01-2008, 05:48 PM   #3 (permalink)
Diesel Head
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 1,155
Thanks: 21
Thanked 58 Times in 43 Posts
iTrader Score: 1 reviews
Cigar101 - Can you give us more info on whats invloved? Was the nut super tight? I don't have a 36mm wrench. Would a flat wrench or a socket work best. Is it a right hand thread?

Thanks.
__________________
2008 Dodge 3500 SRW QC LB 4x4, Auto, 3.73, 6.7L. Thuren springs. Thuren TB, HID's. All deletes. Smarty. 4040XL. Banks SuperScoop. RockCrusher diff guards. Defiant steering support & stone shield. Goerend TC. WCC intake & boost tube. No grid heater. King 2.5" shocks, Carli CA, Yokohama 37", Flex-a-lite fan, Carli Sway bar, Sulastic shackles, MHP trans tune, 3 - Hella 4000's w/55W HID's on Defiant bar.
milo12 is offline   Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2008, 08:06 AM   #4 (permalink)
Cummins Fan
 
Cigar101's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 60
Thanks: 17
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
My fan and clutch were broken by a stick that floated in between the fan shroud and the fan,the dealer wanted 600.00 for the repair, I found this article and did ude a air chisel to crack the nut in 2.

www truckinweb.com and in the search box type in "electric horsepower"

Last edited by Cigar101; 11-02-2008 at 08:12 AM. Reason: wrong url
Cigar101 is offline   Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2008, 08:41 AM   #5 (permalink)
Totin' Tires!
 
cumminalong's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: East Alabama
Posts: 3,077
Thanks: 244
Thanked 1,593 Times in 707 Posts
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
You need a fan clutch wrench, otherwise it's a bastard.

Off hand, it's like a 37mm or something like that.

Go to any one of the auto parts stores, they have them.

Don't buy the Dodge tool, it's like $100+

You can get the exact same tool for about $12.
__________________

'06 Ram 2500 CTD - Garmon Stage 4 Fat Shaft
'12 Ram 3500 DRW - Garmon High Pressure 68RFE
cumminalong is offline   Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2008, 08:44 AM   #6 (permalink)
Diesel Head
 
BILLS06's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Baker, MT
Posts: 1,827
Thanks: 23
Thanked 119 Times in 89 Posts
iTrader Score: 3 reviews
Threads are right hand and you need to borrow or buy a fan clutch tool. Nothing more than a real flat wrench. If you buy one, run a couple beads so it doesn't spread open. Also need to remove the shroud with it. Going to be a man job.
__________________
06 QCSB SLT
Headlight Eyelids Fluidampr EZ Down ATS Converter Fog Lamps Aero Turbine Muffler Reflex Bed Liner

BILLS06 is offline   Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2008, 12:43 PM   #7 (permalink)
Cummins Fanatic
 
PuFF~PuFF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 191
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
iTrader Score: 0 reviews
hey man u should do a write up and pics as u do it to help other ppl out. :thumbsup

Last edited by PuFF~PuFF; 11-02-2008 at 05:27 PM.
PuFF~PuFF is offline   Quick reply to this message
Old 11-02-2008, 04:53 PM   #8 (permalink)
Diesel Head
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 1,155
Thanks: 21
Thanked 58 Times in 43 Posts
iTrader Score: 1 reviews
I found this.

Schley Products (SP 61200) 2 Pc. Universal Fan Clutch Wrench Set - SP 61200

One tool is to hold the clutch from spinning and the other is the wrench.

Is it worth the money?
__________________
2008 Dodge 3500 SRW QC LB 4x4, Auto, 3.73, 6.7L. Thuren springs. Thuren TB, HID's. All deletes. Smarty. 4040XL. Banks SuperScoop. RockCrusher diff guards. Defiant steering support & stone shield. Goerend TC. WCC intake & boost tube. No grid heater. King 2.5" shocks, Carli CA, Yokohama 37", Flex-a-lite fan, Carli Sway bar, Sulastic shackles, MHP trans tune, 3 - Hella 4000's w/55W HID's on Defiant bar.
milo12 is offline   Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Closed Thread

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Dodge Cummins Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:53 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2