Oil Pressure

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Asked by Jun 27, 2008 at 03:48 PM about the Chevrolet Beretta

Question type: General

For the 3.1 SFI what is the normal oil pressure?

4 Answers

445

17-22 ilbs at idle when the engine is ooperationg temp. 38-44 at idle when the engine is cold. The oils pressue gauge will fluxuate depending on temp and engine speed. Dave

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At what rpm................idling??

if your gauge has L on left H on right you should be running straight up in middle of gauge.If it has # it should read at least 40 psi-hot or cold,when hot, at a stop it should drop to 35 then back to 40 or above after takeing off.if you are showing lower oil pressure,you need to change the oil sending unit.

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My car has been running at about 20 psi at idle and normal driving. I felt that that was a little low. Thanks for the responses.

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