Oil pressure relief valve may cause low pressure at idle/oil pressure warning light on Dodge Ram 2500

Low oil pressure at idle or illumination of the oil pressure warning light may be caused by the oil pressure relief valve. If the oil level is good and the low pressure is verified with a gauge, the repair may involve disassembling and cleaning the relief valve.
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Average mileage: 71,000 (71,000–71,000)
Engines affected: 5.9L V8, 8.0L V10
2 model years affected: 1994, 1995
3 people reported this problem
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1994 Dodge Ram 2500- 5.9L V871,000
The oil pressure gauge reads 0 when it is cold or hot test the gauge and the wires they test good dose not make any noises one day it had good oil pressure the next day no oil pressure thanks
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