[T3] Oil Pressure Sensors...

Jim Adney jadney at vwtype3.org
Fri Nov 14 22:39:17 PST 2014

On 15 Nov 2014 at 3:41, J. Jonik wrote:

> I'll see how easy it is to find new Oil Pressure Sensors for ancient VWs.
> In the meantime, is there any "cure" for leaky Pressure Sensors?  Maybe a hit for a few minutes with a Heat Gun...to maybe swell up the plastic?   Soaking in something? 
> Maybe salvaged ones should be stored in some oil or diesel to prevent any drying up shrinkage?  

I don't think there's any way to salvage leaky ones. New ones should 
be available at almost any FLAPS with a day or so wait, or from any 
of the online VW vendors. Ours are the same as those for Beetles. I 
have them, too, but you can probably get a better deal locally with 
no shipping.  

Jim Adney, jadney at vwtype3.org
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

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