how much will it cost to repair my car if the oil light came on? on 1997 Ford Taurus

i was driving on the highway and the car started to shake and the oil light came on. my dad pulled it over and turned it off but he continued to drive it, how much for a repair?

by in Buffalo, NY on September 30, 2012
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2 answers
ANSWER by , September 30, 2012
it may be you have to replace the motor. the only way to tell is to tear down the motor and determine the failure and damage. Roy
ANSWER by , October 01, 2012
it may need oil or possible oil sending unit. i rec you tow it to a shop and get diag and est as to not damage eng