1994 Pontiac grand Prix oil filter came loose while driving before I got to gas station car made a clank noise and shut off.Tighten oil filter and had to jump start

Asked by Sep 01, 2016 at 03:16 PM about the 1994 Pontiac Grand Prix 2 Dr SE Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car runs rough and oil light off and on

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An oil light is an indication of low oil pressure. So did you refill with oil to the proper level once you got to the station? If so, your oil pump might have been compromised or something internal to the engine. Depends on how much oil came out and how far you drove. Not sure why you had to jump start the car though.

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