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Oil gauge on panel moves up and down rapidly

(1999 Ford Explorer)
in San Marcos, TX on January 26, 2011
when the vehicle is turned on approximately 5 to 10 minutes gauge begins the move rapidly in an up and down motion nonstop
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on January 26, 2011
i would suspect the sender unit failing. take it to a shop and have them do a manual oil pressure check to verify.

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