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2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser Question: oil pressure switch

 

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pteddie, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Hanson, KY, April 02, 2009, 17:46
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I have a 2003 PT that is showing a oil pressure switch problem (code 522) Twice in two weeks it has stayed on at start-up on a warm engine.When shut off and restarted light went off.It has never come on while driving, and only twice ever .Question:How hard to change out and what torq going back in.I have the switch from the dealer, an it looks like it all ready has a white sealer on it.
Ed

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    hemicuda April 02, 2009, 17:58
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    here's a diagram http://bit.ly/EZrtX

    REMOVAL

    1. Raise vehicle.
    2. Position oil collecting container under pressure switch location.
    3. Disconnect oil pressure switch electrical connector and remove switch
    4. The oil pressure switch is locate at back of the block.

    INSTALLATION

    1. Install oil pressure switch and connect electrical connector (Fig. 103).
    2. Lower vehicle.
    3. Start engine and allow to run a minimum of 2 minutes.
    4. Shut engine off and check engine oil level. Adjust level as necessary.

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