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Old 06-18-2013, 03:10 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, just come back from a trip on the weekend, and noticed after driving for about 40km the oil light starts flicking then stays on? I stopped and checked oil level and it was fine, any ideas? Cheers grant,
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The oil light is oil pressure not oil level - you possibly have a defective oil pressure switch, you could also have a genuine low oil pressure problem - you need to connect a gauge and find out.

Please be aware that operating a vehicle with low oil pressure can cause significant engine damage.
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