[urq] : A/C - fan always on?

Ed Kellock ekellock at gmail.com
Fri Jun 9 11:22:52 EDT 2006

My '85 urq does not run the rad fan automatically when the a/c is switched
on, but given the condition of it when I acquired it, I wouldn't be
surprised to find a melted relay as mentioned by someone.


On 6/9/06, Andrew Finney <afinn1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I just sold an '85 4000Q with perfectly working AC and it cycled the fan
> on
> and off too. If you look at the wiring diagrams for the early AC (found in
> the Haynes manual) and compare it with the diagrams for the later style AC
> system in the Bentley you'll see why it cycles on and off. Doesn't mean
> having the fan on high all the time isn't good for the overall cooling of
> the motor, which is taxed with the AC on, but I'm almost positive that's
> not
> how it works on the later cars. I'm sure that's how it works for the older
> cars.
> Andrew Finney
> 1983 and 1985 UrQs

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