oil pressure drops and light goes on when i make a sharp turn or stop

Asked by May 04, 2011 at 03:56 PM about the 1995 Ford Thunderbird LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

it just started doing that today,

5 Answers

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check ur oil level

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.

yes check the oil,the oil sending unit may be going bad also.

355

oil level or..oil pump KAPOUT !!

no on oil pump,if it was bad,you would know it.

its low oil, when you make a turn or stop inertia pushes it to one side of the engine and it doesnt register on the sending unit. keep an eye on the oil level because oil starvation can very well damage your engine, especially when going around a long curve like a highway exit ramp.

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