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Buick regal 1994

When car is started and press on the gas my oil gauge goes to zero then the engine light comes on and say to check gauges and so i would like to know what the problem could be?


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Hello
Yiu can have a bad oil presher switch,, or low on oil..or bad motor
RD

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