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Old 01-04-2001, 06:29 PM
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My oil pressure gauge is always above 3 on my 88 560SEL. Soon as I turn the ignition on it goes to 3, when the engine starts it stays, and even after driving it stays. I am assuming the sender is bad or the guy that sold me the car rigged it to hide low oil pressure. What I need to know is where is the sender on the engine?

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David
88 560SEL
67 European Beetle
69 Conv. Beetle
00 Dodge Durango
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67 Beetle euro, Lots of Empi parts.
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Old 01-04-2001, 06:34 PM
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SENDING UNIT

Sounds like the sending unit is bad! On the right side of engine, in the oil filter housing. Easy replacement!
Part number should be 006-542-94-17 & list price is $62.
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