I have a 2001 Ford Escape V6 2WD. Can you tell me if I need to drain the oil before I change the oil sending unit

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Asked by Feb 27, 2015 at 02:46 PM about the 2001 Ford Escape XLT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replacing the oil sending unit

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No. No need. On 6 cylinder engines: Sending unit is located near the oil filter housing behind the air conditioning compressor, on the front side of the block

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is replacing the oil sending unit as easy as unscrewing it and screwing the new one in? are there any tests that need to be done afterwards?

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