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Old 04-25-2001, 07:45 PM
Benzmac Benzmac is offline
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The best time to replace the sensor is when changing the oil. IT is located on the driver's side of the oil pan.
The switch is electrical and mechanical. IT has a magnet and a reed switch. I have seen the glass part of the switch fill with oil and cause this situation.
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