Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Thursday October 8, 2015
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences Home Registration is free! Visit the NASIOC Store NASIOC Rules Search Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Calendar Archive NASIOC Upgrade Garage Logout
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Technical > Factory 2.5L Turbo Powertrain (EJ Series Factory 2.5L Turbo)

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, 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 free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads. 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-05-2012, 02:51 AM   #1
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 102201
Join Date: Dec 2005
Chapter/Region: SCIC
Location: Cali
Default R Fan turns on then shuts off

Hey when I start my car, both my fans kick on but then my right fan quickly turns off and doesnt start spinning again. Its connected properly, the connection is pretty basic.

Could the fan be bad? Even if its still turning on on start up?
outlwstr is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2012, 08:49 AM   #2
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 290592
Join Date: Aug 2011
Chapter/Region: South East
Location: Charlotte, NC
15 Outback,


Why would both fans come on when you start your car? Can you fill out your profile so we know which vehicle you're talking about?
mechatricity is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2012, 10:37 AM   #3
Scooby Specialist
Member#: 232430
Join Date: Dec 2009
Chapter/Region: SCIC
Location: On the Left side
555 XTi
1 AW & 1 CGM


Turn the A/C off on start up and they will stay off.

Second, its normal for either one of them to shut off when ever the ECU tells them to. One fan is for cooling the engine the other is to cool the A/C condenser. When you turn the A/C on, the driver (left) side fan will come on, then shortly turn off, then on and off again.....ect.

This is not new of any vehicle, about 90% of vehicles from the mid 80's all do this.

Driver side = Left
Passenger side = Right
UK-Wagon is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:41 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2015 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2015, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.