what makes the low oil pressure stop engine light come on

mellionaire86_
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Asked by mellionaire86_ Aug 14, 2014 at 07:51 PM about the 2009 Saturn VUE XE V6 AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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FordNut
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Self evident. Low oil pressure. Shut your engine off before you burn it up. Some cars have a switch that will shut it off automatically...anyway could be failed oil pump, clogged oil filter, even faulty pressure sending gauge giving a false read. Get an OBD scan to help pinpoint, it should have thrown a code.

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mellionaire86_
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Someone told me it might be the oil light sensor

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FordNut
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Could be. That's what sending unit is, what I meant there I forgot to add the word 'unit' to sending unit accidentally wrote gauge. Should read " "Faulty sending unit giving gauge (light) a false reading"...sorry My bad

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