Coolant sensor replacement - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


1992-1999 Series I L27 (1992-1994 SE,SLE, SSE) & Series II L36 (1995-1999 SE, SSE, SLE) and common problems for the Series I and II L67 (all supercharged models 92-99) Including Olds 88's, Olds LSS's and Buick Lesabres Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-30-2006, 01:45 PM   #1
Senior Member
Posts like a Camaro
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Canada, Ontario
Posts: 1,090
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
tripscarcare95 is on a distinguished road
Default Coolant sensor replacement

Any tricks or tips of replacing the rad coolant sensor, my low coolant light comes on every once in a while its gotta be fixed, got the part from the dealer this moring, are there any other suggestions before i pull it out, thanks btw it a 95 ssei, thanks
tripscarcare95 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2006, 01:50 PM   #2
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Purgatory
Posts: 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Bonneville92V688 is on a distinguished road
Default

Just what I did. Pop the old sensor out, block the hole with your finger, and snap the new one in. Simple as that.
Bonneville92V688 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2006, 01:52 PM   #3
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Purgatory
Posts: 0
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Bonneville92V688 is on a distinguished road
Default

EDIT - Make sure you have a drain pan under the car to catch the coolant that escapes.
Bonneville92V688 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-30-2006, 02:12 PM   #4
Senior Member
Posts like a Camaro
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Canada, Ontario
Posts: 1,090
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
tripscarcare95 is on a distinguished road
Default

thanks,
tripscarcare95 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Engine Coolant Temp (ECT) sensor replacement Danthurs Normal Maintainence 0 10-02-2009 01:26 PM
Coolant replacement maddog General GM Chat 2 02-24-2007 08:36 PM
95 Belt Tensioner Removal & Coolant Elbow Replacement 2000Hoo 1992-1999 3 12-13-2006 07:36 AM
faulty Low Coolant indicator: alternate coolant a cause? dimprov 1992-1999 6 10-24-2005 11:57 AM
Coolant elbow blues .....proper replacement procedure? hunter548 1992-1999 2 04-13-2004 01:29 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:34 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.