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Posted: Wed Feb 08, 2006 1:29 am 
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under the coolant tank.. and Im pretty damn sure of this, is your ECU relay (IGN), and fuel pump relay.





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Posted: Thu Feb 09, 2006 10:17 pm 
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the first photo you showed was the low level coolant sensor, then the other two are of the coolant sensor for the ecu/ temp gauge. my ea and eb have two seperate sensors, but the ef has one (that i can see off the thermostat housing.

2quick sorry bout that stuff up before my bad, but the headlight wiring - relays flickering on and off can be the thermal relay thing which can get fairly hot if its on its way out (it looks like a small metal box with only two large gauge wires connecting through it) beneath the coolant tank reservoir. if the connections are bad on it the wires get frigging hot - burnt hands hot and it will cause the lights to turn on and off cos the bi metallic strip inside it bends when it gets hot etc. :mrgreen: check that before you go ripping relays out (Y) i had this happen in both the ea and the ef falcon so it was a case of finding the thing

cheers guys good luck he he :P



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Posted: Thu Feb 09, 2006 11:16 pm 
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hmm... cheers guys.
I'm gona put my switch in this w/end for manually kicking the fans in.. will be good to be able to control them manually i reckon, turn em on b4 it gets hot, rather than the ECU reacting and turning them on after



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