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Posted: Sun Nov 12, 2006 11:17 pm 
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Just wondering guys, i have got myself a fairmont dash to put in a el futura, and i also got the oil pressure sensor to replace the oil pressure swith, but i am having trouble with finding the tool to remove the switch. Help please.

 

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Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2006 2:15 am 
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just get hold of a deep socket. i used one and it did the trick. another option would be to modify a tube socket used for plumbing cause thats what i used to install the new sender into the block. being the sender is longer than the switch it was even harder to find something to fit. good luck.
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Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2006 6:56 am 
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1+1/16th is the size also.

 

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Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2006 9:43 am 
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What size deep sockets?

 

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Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2006 12:36 pm 
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The socket size is 1 1/16 th.

the actual special tool is available from a toolshop called toolmart here in WA.dont know if they are overeast.Cost $55

 

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