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My low oil level light comes on

When I start my 2000 Grand Prix the low oil level light comes on and stays on. After shutting it off and restarting sometimes it goes off, not always. Can you help me out.

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I presume that motor has a few miles on it. possibly the motor is so worn that it can't maintain a decent oil pressure. quick fix is to add heavier oil which hopefully will last for abit. be careful if you are in a cold climate as the thicker oil will make it harder to crank over in the winter.


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On my 2000 gtp my low oil dummy light was on due to the wires being cut from the oil pressure sending an 02 sensor type style plug hanging out of the oil pan....sending unit could be bad also....

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