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Re: Normal Oil Pressure
> Does anyone know what is considered normal oil pressure in a 5
> cylinder Audi?.
My urQ reads about 2 Bar when warm, and never goes over 6.
My 86 Coupe GT reads 4.5 to 5 bar at idle. Any RPM
> above idle pegs the gauge. I never thought too much about it since
> the gauge has read this way since the day I drove it out of the
> showroom. A friend of mine is having her Firebird "fixed" because of
> the same indication and now it has me wondering. Is a pegged oil
> pressure gauge normal in Audis??
I strongly doubt it.
I'm sure I don't have an oil
> pressure problem, at least not one that has continued for the last 10
> Tom Brown
It seems more likely to me that you have a gauge problem. I would fix it
so that if you ever do have a pressure problem, you will know it.
San Jose, California
'87 560 SL