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2002 Saturn L100 Question: no oil pressure in top end of motor lifters are very noisey

 

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wjcsr, 2.2L 4 Cylinder, Dayton, OH, July 02, 2012, 11:59
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could it be the oil pump ?

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13991 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper July 02, 2012, 12:29
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    yes have the oil pressure ck'd with a oil pressure gauge

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    Miles Auto Services (884 Answers) , Richmond, VA - (804) 885-4176
    milesauto July 02, 2012, 13:32
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    Test the engine oil pressure. It should be 50-80 PSI at 1000 RPM.

    2. Check for a loose timing chain.

    3. Check for a ruptured engine oil filter. The pieces can get sent through the oil passages

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