need help finding oil press. sending unit


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Old 03-23-06, 03:50 PM
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Smile need help finding oil press. sending unit

i have an old 1991 lincoln continental with a 3.8 v6,all electronic dash.the car runs great but once in a while the oil press will cut up and set off a chime,this always happens running down the road not idling.could anyone tell me the location of this sending unit.it has 142k and uses no oil,thanks.
 
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Old 03-23-06, 03:59 PM
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Hi and welcome to the forums....
it sounds like a "lazy oil pump?"..... the pump is located inside the oil pan where you drain your oil. you have to remove the pan, gasket ....then you will see the pump.
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Smile 91 lincoln

thanks for the reply.could you give me the location of the oil pressure sending unit?thanks again
 
 

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