Oil leaking from oil sending unit, can a weekend warrior mechanic like me fix it on 2006 Chevrolet Impala

Leaking oil by the filter i replace filter and still leaking. I now believe it to be the sending unit. How much do they cost and can an average joe fix it?

by in Madison, SD on March 25, 2013
1 answer 2 comments
ANSWER by on March 25, 2013
they are fairly cheap and yes with the proper tools. oil sending unit socket,poss rent one at napa but not a must
COMMENT by on March 25, 2013
I have better tools then the tools have mechanic. So your saying there is a socke for job but its not neccisary
COMMENT by on March 25, 2013
yes but not necessary unless its in a tight spot