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Just purchased a 2005 boxster when i check the engine oil level is that done before starting or with the engine warm?
Engine at operating temperature. Then turn engine off and wait a few minutes. View level from cluster options, digital reading. Each "box" is about 200ml of oil when hot.
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Just purchased a 2005 boxster when i check the engine oil level is that done before starting or with the engine warm?
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Have a 1999 Z71 chev truck with 5.3 L engine that has fluctuating oil pressure. Started with low oil pressure after start with engine clak that disappeared after it warmed up. Changed oil and found sludge in crankcase. cleaned as best we could and blew back through oil filter housing. Now engine shows ''0'' oil pressure after start for about 10 seconds then goes to mid range on gauge. After it warms up, oil pressure starts to drop and engine appears to labour intermittitently.
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The check engine light comes on and off. Have had the oxygen sensor replaced and 127 pt safety check done. Spark plugs tightened down. Light came on again for a day and is off again. This morning when i started it up it sounded very rough like it was running without oil but oil level is perfect. Any suggestions?
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03 gmc envoy with 5.3 140000 miles. Oil pressure reading fluxuates between 0 and 40. When problem first started pressure read 80. When vehicle was new it stayed at midpoint (40) vehicle has plenty of oil. if you rev engine or increase rpms it goes to 0 and stayes there. let off and it jumps around like it did when started (0 to 40). No engine pecks while running. Display indicates low oil pressure and stop engine. orange light (check gages) comes on when at 0. any ideas. Service engine has not c
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At start-up (80° F) Oil Press goes to 65+psi. When engine warms (mid temp gauge) O.P. lowers to 25+ psi & oil light may/may not come on. If on, goes out on steep (10°+) grade. Just had flush+oil+filter; oil level is full (cold check after). Problem is?
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My 1993 ford Festiva W model is smoky at start up mostly first start for the day and fine through out the day guessing cause the engine is warm, I have since done a service including- engine cleaning detox flush, new air filter, oil filter, fuel filter, penrite everyday 20w50 engine oil with a engine oil resealer additive for reducing exhaust smoke ect. When I start I still get a large amount of white smoke then only slight black until warm. Any ideas on what this could be and ways to fix and es
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I have a 2005 Buick Lesabre and just started having the oil pressure light come on and the pressure readings fluctuate wildly between 0 and 130. Car runs great and not making any weird noises. Oil level is fine and was planning on an oil change to be done this week as I am due. I have been reading other posting and sounds like a bad sensor to me..... I will have it looked at on Monday but was wondering what your thoughts were so I don't have a heart attack when I get the car checked. Thanks
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I have a 1991 f150, 302 engine, e40D auto trans that is slow to upshift. It's worse in warm weather and when it does upshift, it shifts very hard. I have had it checked at a trans. repair shop. They pulled trans, repl. torq converter,checked trans., changed filter and oil. No change. It has done this for several years and is just starting to get worse.
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I have a 1968 mustang with 1966 289 c. code .engine starts good .idels ,good till it reaches running temp. then it sounds like the rockers start to chatter .and mis fires till it dies.it has 40psi on oil gage while its cold . but drops to 0 psi when it warm .im guessing the oil pump is bad . and causing the bearings to get hot and binding the engine. if some one could help me it would be great. thanks for your time.
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I checked all the fuses on the car and now it won't start. It throws up an error that reads " STOP - Oil pressure - Engine off". I checked the oil, topped up the levels and it still won't start! Please help! Any assistance would be much appreciated!
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I recently purchased a 2004 Kia Rio. It is in excellent condition. A week ago, before registering it, we had an inspection and oil change done. Everything runs great, there are no problems with this car whatsoever. Last night the check engine light came on after starting the vehicle and stayed on, for no apparent reason. Nothing has been done different, we checked all fluids, lines and anything that may make the light come on. We were told by other Kia owners that after an oil change, if t
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