1988 chevy camaro 2.8 above the oil filter there are two swiches, one I think is the oil pressure, but the other one no idea what it is your expertise will be appreciated thank you

25

Asked by Dec 14, 2013 at 07:25 PM about the 1988 Chevrolet Camaro RS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

above the oil filter there are two swiches, one I think is the oil pressure, but the other one no idea what it is. Your expertise will be appreciated thank you

6 Answers

kinda unclear on what the hell you're talking about....one would not "switch off" the oil pressure....that makes no sense at all~ Just post a picture so that all us guru types can take a gander and start guessing and do a mad search for the answers....it'd be fun...but a picture is worth a thousand...~

19,075

unplug it and try to start, were talking the 80,s here! its the fuel pump switch. a manufactured device to protect them from todays drivers, and you too after warranty

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
11,855

7jummy7, I agree with Judge-Roy, post a picture, your explanation escapes me. Aren't all switches manufactured? Well not the ones on a willow tree, they're grown. How do people put a switch in to protect the car from drivers 20+ years in the future? What switch is activated after warranty? When you learn proper English and typing, answer.

19,075

question asked, what two switches in oil line, oil pressure=one, fuel pump kill = two, get it? no pump no run , no warranty claims ,or less claims at best . for them during warranty , you benefit by the manufactures {auto} [switch] delphi or whoever supplies parts in the long run

11,855

Well I guess I will have to run down a 1988 2.8 Chevy Camaro and ask the owner to "pop his hood" so I can look at his two switches above the oil filter. If there are two switches, and one is for the fuel pump shut off and the other one is for the "oil pressure" I will have to really understand the why are they there. Why having a shut off(?) switch for the fuel pump is protecting warranty claims? Isn't that what a fuse is for?

11,855

OK, my bad. Instead of trying to be a smart ass, all I had to do was look it up on the internet. These are not toggle type switches, these are sensors for the fuel and oil pressure or sending units. One is for the fuel regulator for the EFI unit, the other is for the oil gauge and engine sensors. Still am confused what they have to do with avoiding warranty costs.

Best Answer

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1988 irocz28 camaro not getting fuel 29 answers

    I have a 1988 iroc z28 5.7 liter engine 7,600 org miles. Has been setting in the garage for the last 4 years. Because i had spine surgery. I primed it to get oil back up in the engine before starting ...

    1988 Chevrolet Camaro IROC Z

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 88 chevy camaro z28 iroc VERY SICK 7 answers

    I have a 88 chevy camaro iroc z28 here with a 350 motor 5.7L. My boyfriend has changed out the fuel pump a few time hedre now since I bought the car last yr here in Sept. 2010 then the night we thougt...

    1988 Chevrolet Camaro

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What to check on low oil pressure problem? 7 answers

    Problem started awhile back, on start up it'll read around 60 PSI as I drive it goes down to about 30 or lower when I stop and goes back up to 60 as I accelerate, so I changed the oil pressure switc...

    2001 Chevrolet Camaro Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • where is the fuel pump located on my 1988 Chevy Camaro 7 answers

    Where is the fuel pump located on my 1988 Chevy Camaro

    1988 Chevrolet Camaro

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • OIl pressure still drops after changing oil sending unit? 86 answers

    When truck is first started, oil pressure is normal, around 40 psi. When engine temp starts up, oil pressure slowly falls until "Stop Engine - Low Oil Pressure" warning comes on. Switch truck off a fe...

    2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Crew Cab 4WD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Camaro

Looking for a Used Camaro in your area?

CarGurus has 40,505 nationwide Camaro listings starting at $3,500.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Camaro Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Chevrolet Camaro Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 1,720
#2 carGrrl
carGrrl
Reputation 1,120
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,020
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
537 Great Deals out of 42,626 listings starting at $1,699
Used Dodge Charger
444 Great Deals out of 29,936 listings starting at $2,275
Used Chevrolet Corvette
275 Great Deals out of 20,443 listings starting at $3,688
Used BMW 3 Series
1,459 Great Deals out of 38,439 listings starting at $1,890
Used Ford F-150
3,005 Great Deals out of 207,341 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
502 Great Deals out of 18,397 listings starting at $2,500
Used Pontiac Firebird
10 Great Deals out of 780 listings starting at $2,300
Used Honda Accord
999 Great Deals out of 74,757 listings starting at $899

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
25,327 listings starting at $17,900
2016 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 2,391 listings starting at $19,999
2015 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
106 Great Deals out of 2,958 listings starting at $13,999
2014 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
81 Great Deals out of 2,118 listings starting at $12,865
2013 Chevrolet Camaro For Sale
56 Great Deals out of 1,671 listings starting at $8,995