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Oil light coming on at certain times

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You replied to a comment I posted here today. Thank you for the reply. My comment now is: I'm planning to go to FL, from Atlanta (about 400 miles) and of course planning to change oil/filter before hitting the road. Would that be too risky?

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Have it done Oil & filter) a.s.a.p. to make sure light goes out.If it doesn't , change the sender or at least have a mechanic hook-up an external oil pressure gauge to confirm oil pressure is in safe range. Turn stereo off once in a while & listen for any new, louder tapping or different noises from engine. if that happens, shut it off right away. My guess is your o.k. but let's err on the side of caution. Check oil level & top up as needed.

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