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Oil pressure gauge low how do i check pressure

92 ford bronco 5.0 howdo i check to see whats going on faulty gauge or pump

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The only way to tell for sure is to take the sending unit out of the block and put a manual oil pressure guage in its place, then check pressure, one indication though is if the sending unit is leaking oil, then you can also tke the wire off of the sending unit and ground it and unhook it and see what the guage does, hope this helps

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