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Removing fan assembly

I googled which way the nut on the fan clutch should go and I've heard clock wise and counter clock wise, which way is it? I rented the tools from Autozone and have tried hammering both ways with no results, any ideas?
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Generally speaking, for later Rangers, the 4.0L loosens CCW and the 3.0L loosens CW. I'm not sure that is true for every year. Take a quick look at the fan shroud - the direction is often embossed right in the plastic.
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