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Old 06-27-2001, 02:00 PM
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87 190Dt

I've narrowed my fan problem to the switch on the dryer. When I connect a ground to the wire the fans come on with the AC.

Would I do any damage if I connect a ground to the wires or bridge the two together until I can fix it right. I know the fans would be on all the time with the AC, but this would be better than overheating in heavy traffic.

Any help is appreciated.
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Old 06-27-2001, 09:21 PM
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It could be that the switch has failed or that the system is a little under-charged. I have topped off a few this year and the fans light up.

It would be OK to connect a set of wires to the two that are there and close the contact with a Manual switch. DO NOT HIT GROUND WITH THIS.

(I did this to my 190-16v to help with the heat)

You can even use this with the a/c off.
Donnie Drummonds
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