Oil? 2001 SSEi - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat


2000-2005 Discuss your 2000-2005 Bonneville SE, SLE, and SSEi Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 09-21-2008, 11:37 AM   #1
Junior Member
Posts like a Ricer Type-R
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Falls Church, VA
Posts: 19
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
fcva is on a distinguished road
Default Oil? 2001 SSEi

Pressure @ 120, Add oil warning light comes on intermittently, but crankcase oil level above max and looks thin.

however, coolant level normal.

Any ideas?
fcva is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-21-2008, 12:03 PM   #2
Senior Member
Certified Car Nut
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 19,756
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
1993 SLE is on a distinguished road
Default

the Pressure sender has gone out. Its very easy to replace.

you have to remove the drivers side Tire, and splash guard and access it thru there. The Sender is above the oil filter
1993 SLE is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2008, 01:07 AM   #3
Senior Member
Posts like a 4 Banger
 
gtpsuprchrgd03's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Montgomery County MD
Posts: 121
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
gtpsuprchrgd03 is on a distinguished road
Default

Actually Aim to the oil pressure switch/sender. This is a pretty common issue on the 00+'*. Easiest way to get at it is through the passenger side wheel well. It is located directly behind the Power Steering pump.
gtpsuprchrgd03 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2001 SSEi oil leak thefloyd 2000-2005 7 03-18-2009 03:42 PM
2001 SSEi Oil Pressure Gauge Reads 120 PSI gtpsuprchrgd03 2000-2005 17 12-03-2008 08:11 AM
Oil Pan replacement for 2001 GTP egladman Pontiac 10 10-23-2006 02:52 PM
2001 SSEi Oil and Transmission Questions tterz 2000-2005 5 10-01-2006 02:59 PM
2001 bonneville 2001 grand prix engine Boombata Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning 10 10-10-2005 04:55 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 04:51 AM.


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.