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98 WINDSTART LOW OIL PREASURE 3.8L

135K MILES JUST STARTED HAVING PREASURE PROBLEM. THE CAR IS DRIVEN SEDATELY AND I WAS HOPING TO GO 200K MILES ON IT. WHAT CAN I DO TO EXTEND THE LIFE OF THE MOTOR?

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This may be just the oil pressure sending unit, if the engine has actual low oil press then it will be noisy, clattering and knocking noise's, if it sounds ok then just change the sending unit, it is a common failure on Fords.

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Try thicker oil round town first

Posted on Jan 06, 2009

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