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2001 Toyota Camry oil light on

In May 2008 I changed my oil and filter. I used Synthetic oil. I drove all summer cross country, probably 11,000 miles. Two weeks after I got home, the check engine oil light came on. I added 3/4 quart. This week I changed the oil and filter again (with Synthetic oil)--the light is still on.
I usually change the oil every 3,000 miles, this summer was an exception. I am using 5/30 oil (Mobile 1).
Any reasons the light is still on? Help!
Marsha

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    Enrique Alvarez Dec 14, 2008

    driving on freeway and engine oil light came on. I pulled over. started again and light came on again. after a few blocks the check engine light also came on and the car died. had it towed to shop. light did not turn on again.hasn't turned on anymore. Don't want to drive much it until I know why the oil light came on but doesn't anymore.

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