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Chevy 350 oil pressure sending unit

I have a 1981 swb chevy with a 350 motor I cant find the oil pressure sending unit where is it located?

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The Oil Pressure Switch is located:Under hood, center, rear engine area, driver side of distributor, mounted in block. Here's what it looks like.he oil pressure switch is mounted to the top rear of the engine.

  1. Remove the electrical connector from the switch.
  2. Remove the oil pressure switch.
  3. To install, reverse the removal procedures.

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SOURCE: Pontiac Bonneville(2000) oil pressure sending unit

The oil pressure sending unit is located behind the oil filter, Threaded into an aluminunm housing. It has wiring that plugs into the sending unit. The oil filter has to be removed and you will need a deep well socket and a 6 inch extension. Change the oil and the sending unit together.

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SOURCE: oil pressure sending unit

Hi there;

Your looking foer the oil pressure sensor on the 2004 8.1L.
You will find it located directly behind the EGR valve threaded into the block just to the drivers side of the center bolt for the transmission to block connection.

Thanks
Farrout!

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SOURCE: where is the oil sending unit on a 93 chevy silverado 350 engine

the oil sending unit is located at the back of the motor right below the rotor cap it is about 3 inches long and has a 3 wire plug hooked t it

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SOURCE: Where is the oil sending unit located on a 2003 Chevy Tahoe 5.3 engine

its in the block behind intake manifold .

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SOURCE: where is the oil pressure sending unit located?

The pressure sending unit is located on the passenger side rear of the engine just above and slightly to the left of the filter and filter housing.

Posted on Aug 01, 2009

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