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Oil light

(1999 Ford Windstar)
in National City, CA on May 11, 2011
My oil light comes on after the engine has been running a few minutes but goes out right way and it comes on when I stop at stop light. All oil levels are good and van runs good and never hot.
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on May 11, 2011
The oil pressure sender could have failed, so the pressure has to be verified by a mechanical gauge. Partially clogged pick up screen also could restrict flow, therefor causing pressure problems.
Most shop has the tester to verify the pressure.

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