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When i come into a complete stop the oil gauge goes down.

After driving 4 a while and the engine warms up every time i come 2 a complete stop the oil gauge goes below the half mark.

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As long as it stays in the the nomal area ,its ok . just means @ an idle the pressure is lower . is normal for it to go up and down . if your oil pressure gets to low the check gauge, or engine light will come on .

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If it's your oil pressure gauge, that is usually normal. The pressure will rise and fall with the RPM's of the engine, since the oil pump runs off of the engine itself.

Do you have a CEL coming on when it does that? If so, got to Autozone or Advanced, and get the codes from it, and myself or someone on here can help you fix it.

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