Kia Sorento 2003-05

Oil Pressure Sensor

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Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  5. Disconnect the oil pressure switch harness connector.
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  7. Remove the oil pressure switch.
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To install:

  1. Apply thread sealant to the threads of the oil pressure switch and install the switch.
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  3. Connect the harness connector.
  4.  
  5. Connect the negative battery cable.
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Testing




NOTE
The oil pressure switch is located on the left front corner of the engine near the oil filter.

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  4.  
  5. Remove the oil pressure switch.
  6.  
  7. Check for continuity between the wire terminal and the switch body. If there is no continuity, replace the switch.
  8.  
  9. Insert a fine wire into the oil pressure switch. Measure continuity between the wire terminal and the switch body while pushing on the fine wire. If there is continuity, replace the switch.
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