Oil Pressure Warning Light May Illuminate on Cadillac Catera

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The oil pressure warning light may illuminate due to a failed oil pressure sensor. Our technicians tell us that replacing the oil pressure sender will commonly correct this concern.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 105,950 (66,201–125,000)
Engine affected: 3.0L V6
5 model years affected: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, more2001
13 people reported this problem
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The car looses oil pressure as I slow down and gains pressure as I accelerate the oil light is on as well as check engine I've had the car 6 days
After 20 - 30 minutes, the oil light would come on. The oil pressure gauge would show good pressure