How to Replace a Fan Shroud

Below guide will teach you How to Replace a Fan Shroud. Please follow the instructions carefully.

Things You’ll Need:

  • Flashlight
  • Screwdriver
  • Socket and Ratchet Set
  • 3/8 in. Drive Ratchet
  • Fan Shroud

Estimated Costs:

  • DIY Costs: Est. $58.70 parts only
  • Shop Costs: Est. $198.69 parts and labor


  • Make sure that the engine is cold. Prop the engine hood up and look for the fan shroud.
  • Fan shroud normally attached to the radiator. Examine the fan shroud carefully for any signs of damage, cracks, or any other wear and tear.
  • Remove the bolts holding the upper fan shroud.
  • Take the upper fan shroud away from the lower fan shroud by unfastening the tabs holding them together.
  • Next, unfasten the bolts holding the lower fan shroud to the radiator and take it out also.
  • Fix the new lower fan shroud to the radiator and secure it with bolts.
  • Now, position the new upper fan shroud over the lower fan shroud properly and secure it with the help of mounting bolts.
  • In the end, switch the engine on and make sure that the electric cooling fan doesn’t come in contact with shroud.

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