oil gauge

Asked by Nov 10, 2008 at 08:28 PM about the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

after coming to a stop my oil gauge will drop way low than right away climb back to normal. it dosent do it all the time but it isnt right

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I know a lot of Dodge trucks and SUV's had that problem. Both my parents Dakota and Durango had it. The problem they had was that stuff was getting sucked into the oil pan and would clog it up for a second when you stop since it would be moving around. Take it to the shop and see if thats the problem if it is they can suck it all out and you should be good. There might be a recall on it, worth looking into atleast.

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