Oil light comes on when stopped and goes off when driving, why?

Asked by Feb 09, 2015 at 08:26 PM about the 2004 Dodge Caravan SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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2,205

If the oil level is fine it might mean the oil pump is starting to go bad.

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4,135

that, or the oil pressure sending unit is going out. try that first. it is more likely and cheaper and easier to replace.

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Shitty cheap fram filter that's plugged up will cause that too

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