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Oil pressure warning light switch - removal and refitting
In-car engine repair procedures / Oil pressure warning light switch - removal and refitting


1 The switch is screwed into the rear of the cylinder block, above the right-hand driveshaft’s support bearing (see illustration).

19.1 Oil pressure warning light switch (arrowed) is screwed into rear of
19.1 Oil pressure warning light switch (arrowed) is screwed into rear of cylinder block, above right-hand driveshaft support bearing

2 With the vehicle parked on firm level ground, open the bonnet and disconnect the battery negative (earth) lead - see Chapter 5, Section 1.

3 Raise the front of the vehicle, and support it securely on axle stands.

4 Unplug the wiring from the switch, and unscrew it; be prepared for some oil loss.

5 Refitting is the reverse of the removal procedure; apply a thin smear of suitable sealant to the switch threads, and tighten it to the specified torque wrench setting. Check the engine oil level, and top-up as necessary (see Chapter 1). Check for signs of oil leaks once the engine has been restarted and warmed-up to normal operating temperature.


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