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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 1:31 pm 
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ok on my ebII i just switched to the s pac dash and put a oil pressure switch from a wrecker in but my problem is it only reads 1/4 max could this be bad? :oops:

 

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i was just holding the lead and feeling the jolt it was giving me and seting the timeing from that

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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 2:02 pm 
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sorry not a s pac but a fairmont dash

 

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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 2:53 pm 
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What oil are you running?????

 

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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 3:54 pm 
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15 40 i think

 

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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 3:59 pm 
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what was the sender from??

i had a sender from an au in my ea and it would only go 1/4 on the gauge no matter how hot or cold the engine was or what revs..
i changed it to the eb one and it worked the way its supposed to..
just a thought...
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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 4:22 pm 
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eb fairmont

 

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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 7:36 pm 
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TROYMAN wrote:
what was the sender from??

i had a sender from an au in my ea and it would only go 1/4 on the gauge no matter how hot or cold the engine was or what revs..
i changed it to the eb one and it worked the way its supposed to..
just a thought...


AU's went to a different sysytem for the oil pressure guages and are not compatable with any earlier Falcons....E series.

 

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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 7:37 pm 
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ebtickford2 wrote:
15 40 i think


Might be time to change to a 20W50 oil.......

 

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Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2009 8:28 pm 
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cjh wrote:
TROYMAN wrote:
what was the sender from??

i had a sender from an au in my ea and it would only go 1/4 on the gauge no matter how hot or cold the engine was or what revs..
i changed it to the eb one and it worked the way its supposed to..
just a thought...


AU's went to a different sysytem for the oil pressure guages and are not compatable with any earlier Falcons....E series.


yea i assumed the resistance was different.. although they do look very much like the eb ones...
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