if i needed a oil presure sensor will oil pour out of the engine

Asked by Nov 15, 2012 at 05:48 PM about the 1995 Pontiac Grand Am 4 Dr SE Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

oil was pouring out very fast people are saying I was ripped off because i paid for them to replace  the
sensor they said the oil wouldnt  pour out that fast

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8,675

no, i never had oil pour out while replacing that sensor, some not alot...

33,375

No more than a few tablespoons anyway. Are you saying the sensor was replaced, and the people who replaced it charged you for oil, and said they had to, because it leaked out when they replaced the sensor?

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1,965

Depends if the sensor is leaking. If the oil is pressurized, it can come out fast.

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33,375

The only time the sensor would be pressurized is while the car is running and about 2 seconds after that. That would have been very noticeable if it was leaking while it was running.

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