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Old 06-26-2009, 07:08 PM   #1
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so for the past week it seems like my oil pressure gauge is going up to 90-100 when I get on the throttle. now I dont believe this is normal since normaly the oil pressure is usually around 55-60. Is there anything that could be going wrong the car seems to run normal. But I would like to adress the problem.
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Take the oil filler cap off and run the engine. If you have pressure that high you will know. Chances are the sensor is bad.
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With Dan here. As well if you look at the sensor, you'll probably see oil inside the connector.
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alright yeah it was the sensor.
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