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VolvoC303
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Re: Anyone installed an oil prs. gauge?

Post#11 » Sat Aug 01, 2015 2:30 am

My 617A has one idiot light sensor that faces toward the front, off the filter housing. I dont have anything under my turbo oil-tube like that pic shows. Maybe I could just use the one Fernando used in place of it?
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Re: Anyone installed an oil prs. gauge?

Post#12 » Sun Jan 03, 2016 8:51 am

Hi I also used the dual sensor from VDO on my OM 602 with a T connection to have the idiot light - oil pressure value and temperature. If I remember well the idiot light value on standard sensors is 0.8 bars and the VDO is 0.5 bar .... Or vice versa check the data sheet of the sensor
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Re: Anyone installed an oil prs. gauge?

Post#13 » Tue Jan 08, 2019 3:26 am

This VDO Oil Pressure sensor with warn light doesn't need any adapter on OM617. Wich the sensors recommended in this thread does I think? Since they are M10x1.0.

Oil Pressure Sensor 0-5 bar / 0-80 psi M12x1.5 thread with warn light
VDO Part no. 360-081-030-008C

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