HOW DO YOU REMOVE THE OXYGEN SENSOR IN THE FRONT PASSENGER SIDE

1997 Ford Expedition

Tiny

willy2be

April, 17, 2012 AT 12:28 AM

Can, t remove the sensor on the front passenger side we heated it and still can, t get it out any suggestions

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6 Answers

Tiny

ASEMaster6371

April, 17, 2012 AT 12:31 AM

Go in through the right side tire well. We use a special o2 sensor rachett handle to break it loose. It is very tight.

Roy

Tiny

djcl

April, 17, 2012 AT 12:48 AM

Its a 7 8th wrench or socket

Tiny

willy2be

April, 17, 2012 AT 1:46 PM

I tried that still would not come out I even applied heat and still no luck I even took out transmission dip stick to get to it

Tiny

djcl

April, 17, 2012 AT 2:07 PM

Did you heat the pipe? Not the 02 sensor. @ This point you might need a new pipe or have to repair the 02 hole when it comes out. Is the nut striping or just not braking free?

Tiny

willy2be

April, 18, 2012 AT 12:07 AM

I do have the rethreader tool cause one of the other ones had to be re treaded and I heated the pipe and the nut just ain, t braking free the nut is not striped yet but i, m afaid that might happen the worst part I seen the nut move alittle bit now it won, t move any further

Tiny

djcl

April, 18, 2012 AT 12:37 AM

Work it back and forth spraying it with lube.

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