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 Post subject: Location of oil pressure sender on BF GT
Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:11 pm 
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Hi guys, first post here.

I just bought a 2006 BF GT about a week ago. 5.4L Boss 290. It has the factory twin oil pressure and oil temp gauges up on top of the dash as the GT's do.

I've noticed when I turn the ignition on, the oil pressure gauge needle just instantly flicks over hard to the right, off the scale- even with the engine not running. It looks to me like the oil pressure sender might have died. Thats my first educated guess anyways.

I've googled, I've searched... I cannot find the location of the oil pressure sender on the car, that feeds to that gauge. Its as if nobody knows. I can buy a replacement sender(150 bucks roughly) but I have no idea where it screws in. Is it on the side of the block? Is it near the oil filter? Where is this thing located??

Absolutely awesome car otherwise- I'll have to make my own thread somewhere for it.

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 Post subject: Re: Location of oil pressure sender on BF GT
Posted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:30 am 
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Welcome to the forum.

The oil pressure sender is in the same location as the oil filter. It look like the attachment. You will also find the oil temp sender in the same spot as well. They are both on the oil filter housing.

Hope this helps.

 

 

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