Oil Pressure ?'s

Brett Dikeman brett at cloud9.net
Sat Apr 6 14:58:32 EST 2002

At 6:37 PM -0500 4/5/02, Martin, Gary G wrote:

>Running 10w30 at normal operating temp of 95C, pressure is 2 bar at 2 to
>3000rpm, and doesn't increase much above that. At idle, 1 bar.

That's not normal at all, you're right.  I'd get it checked out right
away, yes...and I would assume that it's not the sensor for now(ie,
don't continue driving) until proven otherwise.  You could have a
clogged up oil sump or something.  Very unlikely, but who wants to
find out the hard way?

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