would a bad oil sending unit make my camry die

Asked by May 05, 2014 at 04:39 PM about the 1998 Toyota Camry CE V6

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i bought a 1998 toyota camry and it keeps dying

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It could. The sending unit could be telling the ECU to shut down the engine because the oil pressure is low and will.destroy it.

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Not likely. especially on a 98 camry. how does it die?

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i have a 98 camry and the motor is rattaling also shutting off

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After the car dies, how are you restarting it? Do you jump it then drive it until it dies again? Or do you just let it sit for a while then try it again?

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