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Oil Pressure Sensor Replacement Estimate for Mercedes-Benz 380SL

Mercedes-Benz 380SL Oil Pressure Sensor Replacement costs $305 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1981 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeOil Pressure Sensor ReplacementEstimate$524.95Shop/Dealer Price$655.66 - $1001.17
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeOil Pressure Sensor ReplacementEstimate$524.95Shop/Dealer Price$655.56 - $1000.99
1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeOil Pressure Sensor ReplacementEstimate$524.95Shop/Dealer Price$655.66 - $1001.17
1982 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeOil Pressure Sensor ReplacementEstimate$529.95Shop/Dealer Price$659.40 - $1003.97
1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeOil Pressure Sensor ReplacementEstimate$524.95Shop/Dealer Price$658.60 - $1006.32
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Oil Pressure Sensor Replacement Service

What is the Oil Pressure Sensor all about?

Oil is vital for your engine – you need enough oil to lubricate and reduce friction throughout the engine. There’s no way to visually determine how much oil is being pumped through your engine, so your car’s computer relies on the oil pressure sensor to determine the flow.The oil pressure sensor is a basic electrical switch that provides information to the instrument cluster’s oil pressure gauge with the accurate real-time pressure. When the pressure is too low, not enough oil is being pumped through the engine to lubricate and cool components. When pressure drops below a threshold set by the automaker, the engine oil light on the car’s dashboard illuminates, warning you that driving could be dangerous.

Keep in mind:

  • There is no way to visually determine the operating condition of your oil pressure sensor.
  • If the sensor fails, it is impossible to determine whether there is sufficient oil flow/pressure to lubricate and protect your engine.
  • If your oil pressure sensor fails, it should be replaced immediately.

How it's done:

  • The vehicle is raised and supported on jack stands and tire is removed
  • The defective oil pressure sensor is removed
  • The new oil pressure sensor is installed
  • The engine is started and oil pressure is checked then the vehicle is taken off the jack stands
  • The vehicle is road tested for proper operation

Our recommendation:

Your car’s oil pressure sensor is an electrical component, and can be subjected to a number of issues, including wiring damage. If you suspect damage to the sensor, or have noticed your oil light come on, have it inspected and diagnosed by one of our expert mechanics.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Oil Pressure Sensor?

  • Oil pressure light is on
  • Oil pressure light turns on and off (can indicate several potential problems)
  • Depending on your make and model, you may have an oil pressure gauge that displays pressure in PSI. Note any drops below normal operating pressure.

How important is this service?

It is absolutely vital that your engine oil pressure be constantly monitored for potentially dangerous conditions. If your oil pressure sensor isn’t working properly, it cannot do its job, and must be replaced. If your oil pressure light comes on, call one of our expert mechanics immediately (driving with the light on can potentially cause damage).

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YourMechanic Mercedes-Benz 380SL Service

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Joe

18 years of experience
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Joe
18 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 380SL - Battery - Harvey, Illinois
Mechanic was extremely polite, courteous, and efficient.

Carlos

14 years of experience
362 reviews
Carlos
14 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 380SL - Fuel Pump - Bedford, Texas
It was great. He was personable and very knoedgeable about my car. He didn't mind me watching and learning and trying to help and didn't make me feel ignorant because I'm not a "car guy". My only critique is that he didn't know how to open the hood and became distracted a little to frequently.

David

10 years of experience
8 reviews
David
10 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 380SL - Oil Change - Tustin, California
The scheduling process with YourMechanic was easy and they followed up with the pertinent details. This was my first time using the service. David O. also contacted me and showed up ahead of schedule. David was enthusiastic and knowledgeable about cars, and efficient, diligent and thorough. He was also comfortable with any questions. Overall it was an excellent experience and I would recommend both David and YourMechanic.

Grzegorz

39 years of experience
472 reviews
Grzegorz
39 years of experience
Mercedes-Benz 380SL - Fuel Pump Replacement - San Francisco, California
Grzegorz is a very experienced and knowledgeable mechanic. He did an excellent job on my fuel pump/filter replacement. He explained what repair work was needed and then completed the job in a very timely manner! He is very good at communicating and arrives when he says he will. I'm very appreciative of his help and I would recommend Grzegorz without hesitation.

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