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VIDEO: When Oil Level Sensors Fail

Jason Stahl tells us how oil level sensors work as well as the conditions under which they can fail. Sponsored by Standard.

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Oil Level Sensors – More Than A Warning Light

Oil level sensors have been used on import and domestic cars for more than a decade. Some of the first applications only monitored if the oil level was low using a switch attached to a float. The sensor would just trigger a message or light in the instrument cluster and only measured oil levels when the engine was not running.