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2004 Suzuki LTZ cooling fan wont come on

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I just bought a used 04 LTZ. I have been riding it without incident for the last few months and then i was riding it kinda hard up some switchbacks in the mountains and the temp light came on. I stopped, put my quad in neutral and the fan never came on. I have heard it come on in the past. Any ideas?

Thanks,

Amy

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Have you checked antifreeze level ? I rode a 03 LTZ 400 for years (wish I still had it ) My fan rarely ever came on !!

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i would check your temp sensor that is in the radiator,it may ground itself out if it is bad,causing your temp light to come on

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without putting a multimeter on it its really impossible to say what the issue is. I cant get the fan to come on with my TRX. It will come on if I jump the sensor to a ground though. Leavign for the dunes in 3 days I just made a quick jumer from the temp sensor wire to ground so the fan runs all the time. It will take longer for it to warm up I guess but thats better then the oposite. I'll pull the sensor after vacation and test it.

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if you jumper the sensor to ground then you are bypassing the sensor or creating a better ground. try pulling out the sensor and cleaning up the mating surfaces. or just replace the sensor.

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