Oil pressure and temp issues

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Al Zim
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Re: Oil pressure and temp issues

#16 Post by Al Zim » Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:02 pm

The correct situation is to contact North Hollywood Speedometer and find out what sending you should use. Install it and that should rectify your temp issue. al
 

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Re: Oil pressure and temp issues

#17 Post by Dick Weiss » Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:43 pm

No, Greg;

I think not for a 356. Threads look different, the temp range(?) isn't correct, and the tube is too short for exposure to the oil. It's measurement should be checked w/a meter--there's a different temp. range to
match the early or late existing gage.

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Re: Oil pressure and temp issues

#18 Post by David Jones » Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:01 pm

I think that is a hi temp switch not a thermometer gauge sender. I cannot quite make out the VDO part # but if you can, go and Google it and VDO should tell you.
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