1998 Chevrolet C1500 "mean oil gauge goes down" Questions

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...oil change It does not mean either. Your Car has a Gauge that Counts down from 100% and goes to ZERO,. 100% means you have 3,000 to 5,000 miles before you need to CHANGE YOUR OIL.... 50% means you ...

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oil gauge goes down. After driving 4 a while and the engine warms up every time i come 2 a complete stop the oil gauge goes below the half mark. If it's your oil pressure gauge, that is usually normal

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...oil pump is controlled by the engine rotating. Spin the engine faster and the pressure will increase. If you feel there is a problem, Connect a manual gauge and check it against the manufactures ...

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...mean "Oil" pressure...This is the first sign of the main bearings getting to the point of needing replacement. The fact that the pressure goes up when you accelerate tells me that the oil pump is ...

...mean? It might be a bad oil pressure sender.Take car to a garage and have them test the engine oil pressure with a mecanical oil pressure gauge.I would not drive to much because IF oil pressure is ...

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oil was added to get it to start again and was there any knocking associated with the engine stopping? Will not start? What does that mean? Does it crank over and not start or not crank over? Too many

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mean? check gauges means that the car senses something is not working properly, such as temp gauge reading to hot ,or oil pressure reading to low ,fuel to low, its to get your attention that something

...oil pressure gauge to test the oil pressure and if it shows the same thing it means when the engine warms up the crank shaft bearings or the cam bearings or rod bearings are worn out.You could put in ...

...oil pump replaced when I peaked at the reader it said the truck acted as if it was hot and shut down the AC what does this mean? I was thinking I might have an over heating problem but the temp guage ...

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...mean you need a new engine. One other thing to note, when an engine overheats, the oil breaks down and no longer works as good as it used to. The cooling fan does not spin as fast at idle unless you ...

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