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2001 Volvo S80 Question: oil pressure sensor

 

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Visitor, 2.9L 6 Cylinder, Spotswood, NJ, March 03, 2011, 12:59

where is the oil pressure sensor and how is it replaced?

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, March 04, 2011, 15:42
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    It's on the front side of the engine, under the intake manifold. If you have an oil light coming on, it's likely the oil pan seals are leaking internally and causing the oil pump to suck in air, causing the oil light to illuminate.
    Very common issue on these engines.

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    Visitor, June 22, 2011, 13:10

    replaced oil panseals light still stays on at idle

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