I have a 1998 Audi A6 Quattro and after awhile of driving my oil light comes on and tells me to check the oil level.After I get up to 45 mph and then it goes off,then when I accelerate it comesback on

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Asked by Apr 14, 2014 at 10:15 PM about the 1998 Audi A6 4 Dr 2.8 Avant quattro AWD Wagon

Question type: Car Customization

I checked the oil level and it is full

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Could be something simple like a bad oil pressure regulator spring to a bad oil filter? A bad oil pump it would be on all the time. And check for a clogged oil pick-up tube too in your pan. JIMZ

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No James you are correct for oil pressure but this is oil level, read the codes on the dash panel to See if the oil level sensor is damaged, there should be a code and check if the oil level is correct. Also if there is sludge in the crankcase that could cause a false reading, check that also.

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