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Old 11-23-2010, 05:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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540 overheated oil light turned on and said stop car low oil pressure but i have o

540 overheated oil light turned on and said stop car low oil pressure but i have oil?????? HELP
The leak was from the resevour...ordered part already but what is the low pressure about ????SCARED MAN...
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This could be a world of pain or just a simple matter of topping the oil level up........ Check the oil level when cold. Make sure it's above the lowest mark. Is the oil light on at idle? does it go out when you increase the rpm?

When mine overheated... the main crank oil seal gave out and there was oil everywhere.... then came the head gasket change and the head skimming work.........
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