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Unread 09-07-2012, 08:04 PM   #15466
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What does everyone's oil pressure run at on there 4.0? What's normal psi in the gauge? When I start it. It goes to 40 on the gauge. There for a while once it would get to operating temp it would go to 0psi but now it goes down to about 20. I ordered a sender. Should I cancel the order?

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Unread 09-07-2012, 08:05 PM   #15467
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What is this for? It's attached to the back of my header panel...
My guess is it's for auto lights? I forgot to plug mine in when I put my new header in.
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Unread 09-07-2012, 08:51 PM   #15468
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Repainted the grill and the angry eyes. Now all the front end needs is corners and blinkers! Oh and a header panel... Lol
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:07 PM   #15469
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CEL came back on today. And once again its a code 21. Just replaced the damn thing less than a month ago.
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:12 PM   #15470
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What is this for? It's attached to the back of my header panel...
I believe that's for the overhead temperature display. The auto light sensor is on the top of the dash.
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:34 PM   #15471
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Waited all day on the UPS man for the rest of my long arm kit. He never showed up so I guess ill put in the Taurus fan tonight. We will see how it works out.
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:45 PM   #15472
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What does everyone's oil pressure run at on there 4.0? What's normal psi in the gauge? When I start it. It goes to 40 on the gauge. There for a while once it would get to operating temp it would go to 0psi but now it goes down to about 20. I ordered a sender. Should I cancel the order?
Mine usually sits around 20 when it's warm. Shoots up when I get on it, then gradually decays back to 20. I used to think that was low, but just got used to it.
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:48 PM   #15473
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What does everyone's oil pressure run at on there 4.0? What's normal psi in the gauge? When I start it. It goes to 40 on the gauge. There for a while once it would get to operating temp it would go to 0psi but now it goes down to about 20. I ordered a sender. Should I cancel the order?
You need 10 psi per 1000 rpms.
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:48 PM   #15474
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What is this for? It's attached to the back of my header panel...
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My guess is it's for auto lights? I forgot to plug mine in when I put my new header in.
Nope.


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I believe that's for the overhead temperature display. The auto light sensor is on the top of the dash.
Ding, ding, ding! Ambient temp sensor, feeds the data to the overhead display.
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:50 PM   #15475
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What is this for? It's attached to the back of my header panel...
I always thought it was air bag, the light sensor is on the dash
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Unread 09-07-2012, 09:56 PM   #15476
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Ding, ding, ding! Ambient temp sensor, feeds the data to the overhead display.
I'm always right, or so my wife says in a sarcastic voice...
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Unread 09-07-2012, 10:01 PM   #15477
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replaced my brake lamp switch. which is easy yet a pain at the same time
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Unread 09-07-2012, 10:13 PM   #15478
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I always thought it was air bag, the light sensor is on the dash
The airbag sensor is a box-like thing behind the bumper

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I'm always right, or so my wife says in a sarcastic voice...
Really? Mine too!
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Unread 09-07-2012, 10:15 PM   #15479
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Nope.

Ding, ding, ding! Ambient temp sensor, feeds the data to the overhead display.

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Unread 09-07-2012, 10:21 PM   #15480
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You need 10 psi per 1000 rpms.
Good to know! Is there a reference for this info? Just curious...
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