1997 Cadillac DeVille Q&A

1997 Cadillac DeVille Question: why do I have low oil pressure

My low oil pressure light came on warning to stop and is full of oil -
Answer 1
3 possible things your oil gallies are plugged and won't let oil drain to oil pump or your oil pump is going out or your oil screen is plugged. do you have pressur cold? -
Comment 1
do not have pressure when engine is cold -
Comment 2
PROBABLY OIL PUMP FAILURE -
Answer 2
You may have a bad oil pump or the mains bearing in the engine are worn out. ADVISE TAKING TO SHOP IMMEDIATELY FOR DIAG. TO PREVENT ADDITIONAL DAMAGE -
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