I accidentally put diesel oil in my car Two nights ago about 12midnight how i manage to do this i dont know. Well i needed oil because when i pulled up at work my low oil pressure light came on.

Asked by Apr 11, 2015 at 02:45 AM about the 2000 Acura TL 3.2TL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i checked it and it was below low
level which was shocking because i
just changed my oil about 2-3
months ago actually can't remember
but no longer than 3-4 months.
Make a long story short i went to
Wal-Mart after work with my boss
where i bought the oil..and didn't
realize til yesterday morning on my
way to work. Now check engine
light. On..HELP PLEASE

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You're due for an oil change now so change the oil and oil filter. While your at the auto parts store have them scan the computer and post the trouble code(s). Most will do it for free. I don't believe the two are related but the codes may let us know. HTH. -Jim

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Diesel oil aint gonna really harm car if u only ran it that little bit diesel oil is just thicker only thing it will do is make engine fight harder to run get a quick oil change u should be good

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