How the Oil Sending Unit Works?

Answer While a brake booster rupture won't cause your brakes to fail completely, it could increase your stopping time significantly and thus raise your risk of a collision. Make sure you know how to keep ... Read More »

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How to Check a Gas Sending Unit?

A functioning sending unit can be the difference between a nice day on the lake with your boat and being stranded without power. Without a gas sending unit, the fuel gauge will not work and the onl... Read More »

How to Test an Oil Sending Unit?

An oil sending unit, also called an oil pressure sensor or switch, controls the oil indicator light or gauge in a vehicle. The indicator tells the driver of any problems with the oil pressure. Low ... Read More »

How to Replace an Oil Sending Unit?

There are several types of oil sending units in service today. The oil pressure sender is used with an oil pressure gauge, and an oil pressure sensor is used in conjunction with a light on the dash... Read More »

What is an oil pressure sending unit?

The oil pressure sending unit in your car's engine measures the flow of oil. In the event of poor oil flow, it sends an electronic signal to an oil light or gauge on the instrument cluster. Poor oi... Read More »