On Mon, 12 Feb 1996, Al Powell wrote:
> Your oil light has **nothing** to do with the oil level - nor does it on
> any car made, as far as I know. It deals only with oil pressure.
Just as a point of trivia, the RX7 (any year as far as I know)
has an oil LEVEL idiot light because it also has oil injection into the
intake, so it "uses" oil on purpose, and low oil level can get rather
expensive. It is calibrated to light up when you are about 1.5-2 qts low.
Graydon D. Stuckey
Flint, Michigan USA
'86 Audi 5000 CS Turbo Quattro, GDS Racing Stage II
'85 Mazda RX7 GS 12A-leaning-towards-a-13B-soon