I have a 99 Ford explorer 6 cylinder. Tonight the oil pressure gauge started jumping around crazy like once it got good and warm. when I started it, the truck made a weird noise. That I cant even explain. I checked the oil and it is full. What could be the problem?

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Asked by Dec 19, 2014 at 08:21 PM about the 1999 Ford Explorer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Sounds like you have to have the oil pump checked before you kill the engine.

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If the truck began making a mechanical weird sound do not start it. You'll ruin the engine if you have not already done so. Do as recommended by ytlas.

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