Oil light

Asked by Nov 28, 2016 at 02:51 PM about the 2006 Ford Escape XLS 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My oil light comes on when the car is in idle or
stopped running but goes off once I begin to
accelerate.

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Have you checked the oil level? How many miles on the car? Low oil pressure could be from engine wear, low oil level or maybe a bad oil pressure sender sending out a false low signal.

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