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2003 Volkswagen Beetle Question: my oil pressure light came on what does that mean?

 

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Visitor, 1.8L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Jackson, OH, August 04, 2011, 11:52

how can I fix my car?

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    Visitor, August 09, 2011, 08:25

    That means that the engine is not getting enough oil to the bearing areas! Stop driving it and get the oil pump screen in the oil pan cleaned or replaced. Then I would recommend to change the oil more often (every 5000 Miles). Please use syntetic oil(5W30).

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    August 09, 2011, 08:28
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    That means that the engine is not getting enough oil to the bearing areas! Stop driving it and get the oil pump screen in the oil pan cleaned or replaced. Then I would recommend to change the oil more often (every 5000 Miles). Please use syntetic oil(5W30).

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