How do I replace the oil pressure switch on the VW 1.8T AEB engine?
1999 Passat 1.8T AEB
Nothing other than inspection.
What year and model VW?
This is a 1999 VW Passat GLS, 4 cyl. 20V 1.8 Turbo AEB
I want to replace the oil pressure switch which appears to be leaking oil. What are the best steps to use in doing this?
The switch is located on the oil filter housing:
I have found the easiest way to replace is to remove the oil filter so that you have access to the pressure switch with a wrench.
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