Oil pressure is dropping off when letting up on.the throttle on my 2001 dodge ram 2500 with a V10 8.0L. Don't know why. Anybody have any answers on why. Step on the throttle the pressure goes back up.

Asked by Jan 08, 2016 at 10:15 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 2500 4 Dr ST 4WD Quad Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

78,535

Could be just a weak oil pressure sender, but you should hook up a manual oil pressure gauge to very that it is just the sender and not an oil pump failing. HTH

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Dodge Ram 2500 Questions

Dodge Ram 2500 Experts

#1 Dan Connell
Dan Connell
Reputation 1,970
#2 Ram2500Diesel
Ram2500Diesel
Reputation 500
#3 AJBurns
AJBurns
Reputation 430
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge Ram 3500
101 Great Deals out of 2,479 listings starting at $5,000
Used Ford F-250 Super Duty
451 Great Deals out of 43,257 listings starting at $2,995
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
387 Great Deals out of 28,809 listings starting at $2,295
Used Dodge Ram 1500
542 Great Deals out of 13,071 listings starting at $1,800
Used GMC Sierra 2500HD
140 Great Deals out of 13,625 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford F-150
3,485 Great Deals out of 207,573 listings starting at $1,273
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,761 Great Deals out of 150,217 listings starting at $1,259
Used Ford F-350 Super Duty
482 Great Deals out of 27,167 listings starting at $2,999
Used Chevrolet Silverado 2500
6 Great Deals out of 267 listings starting at $4,200
Used Toyota Tundra
698 Great Deals out of 28,803 listings starting at $2,500
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,194 Great Deals out of 58,880 listings starting at $2,495

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Ram 2500 For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 309 listings starting at $7,900
2009 Dodge Ram 2500 For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 314 listings starting at $9,000
2008 Dodge Ram 2500 For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 621 listings starting at $8,450
2007 Dodge Ram 2500 For Sale
26 Great Deals out of 826 listings starting at $4,900
2006 Dodge Ram 2500 For Sale
33 Great Deals out of 1,305 listings starting at $4,900