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Location of oil pressure sending unit switch on 98 gmc pickup with 4.3 engine

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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.

Posted on Feb 02, 2009

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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.

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Farrout!

Posted on Mar 17, 2009

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SOURCE: I keep getting a stop engine low oil pressure

Just wondering if you put in the correct amount of oil and tightened everything back up properly...

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my 2004 yukon engine oil sensor is at its highest, what is the problem

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SOURCE: where is the oil sending unit located on a Chevy S10 Pickup.

MY S-10 IS LEAKING OIL. I WANT TO KNOW WHERE THE OIL SENDING UNIT IS.

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Jeff, oil pressure sending unit/switch is located back of engine pretty much under distributor location a little to the driver side. Check the attached links,instruction and guides, Good luck
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I need to know where the oli sending unit is and how to replace it?


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Fig. 1: Location of the oil pressure switch-3.3L and 3.8L engines


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Fig. 2: Location of the oil pressure switch-3.0L engine


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Fig.: Oil pressure switch (sending unit) schematic


The low oil pressure warning lamp will illuminate when the ignition switch is turned to the ON position without the engine running. The lamp also illuminates if the engine oil pressure drops below a safe oil pressure level. To test the system, perform the following:

  1. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position.
  2. If the lamp does not light, check for a broken or disconnected wire around the engine and oil pressure sending unit switch.
  3. If the wire at the connector checks out OK, pull the connector loose from the switch and, with a jumper wire, ground the connector to the engine.
  4. With the ignition switch turned to the ON position, check the warning lamp. If the lamp still fails to light, check for a burned out lamp or disconnected socket in the instrument cluster.

REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
On the 2.4L engine, the oil pressure switch is located on the side of the engine block facing the firewall. On the 3.0L engine, the oil pressure switch is located on the oil filter adapter housing, next to the starter motor. On the 3.3L and 3.8L engines, the oil pressure switch is located next to the oil filter.
  1. Locate the oil pressure sending unit on the engine.
  2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  3. Disconnect the pressure switch electrical harness.
  4. Using a pressure switch socket, deep-well socket or wrench, loosen and remove the pressure switch from the engine.
To install:
  1. Install the pressure switch into the engine and tighten securely.
  2. Attach the electrical connector to the switch.
  3. Connect the negative battery cable.
  4. Start the engine, allow it to reach operating temperature and check for leaks.
  5. Check for proper oil pressure switch operation.

Hope this helps (remember to rate this answerr).



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yes it will be on the lower part of the engine block. i believ on passenger side.

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