<VV> Special Oil Filter Bolt for Sender

Mark J. Murphy Mark J. Murphy" <m.j.murphy@comcast.net
Mon, 10 Feb 2003 07:57:01 -0500

Use a copper (or other soft conductive metallic) washer instead of a fiber
one on the bolt.
      ,-----___\----,    Mark Murphy
      \--(o)----(o)--'  Derry, NH, USA

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From: "* Greenbrier Goon *" <greenbriergoon@hotmail.com>
To: <corvanatics@corvair.org>; <virtualvairs@skiblack.com>
Sent: Monday, February 09, 2004 10:48 PM
Subject: <VV> Special Oil Filter Bolt for Sender

> Hey everybody:
> I have one of those special oil filter bolts that allow a sender for a
> to be threaded into it.
> I have a brass T with the oil pressure gauge sender and the oil pressure
> switch in it.  The temp sender is in the stock oil pressure switch
> Anyway, the bolt does not ground to anything when it is installed.
> Therefore, the senders will not function.  I came up with a quickie
> temporary solution by taking a piece of galvanized steel wire and wrapping
> one end around the base of the T and the other end around the fuel pump
> block-off bolt.
> Does anyone have a more professional looking solution to this?