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When started the oil pressure light is flashing and the battery light is stayin on what would be my problem on a 97 vw caravelle?

I was already after been drivin it an hour before hand and everything was fine no problems at all..

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SOURCE: VW Golf 51 Plate Oil Pressure Indicator Light

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The "oil light" measures the oil pressure in the engine, not the oil level in the sump. I would not drive it an inch until I had it checked by a competent mechanic. New engines are expensive!

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Posted on Jul 01, 2008

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SOURCE: 1992 VW Polo 1.3L Coupe: warning light mystery

Polo Coupe 1043,1992, Will not start, can be bumped started, sometimes!!, theres a strange clicking noise from under the air box, when the ignition is on and sometimes the oil pressure light comes on when the car gets upto temperature, then I lose all power and then the engine cuts out. I've recently changed the dizzy cap, rotor arm and battery, all the leads are new ish along with the spark plugs. The previous owner has changed the head and done all that, leaving much of the engine loom unlagged and bare. Could this cause a problem on some of the electrical systems?

Posted on Oct 22, 2008

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SOURCE: I own a 1999 VW polo. The oil pressure warning light illuminates

hi i had a similar problem with a seat leon {vw golf} it turned out to be a defective oil pressure switch only in this case it was knocking the speedo out try disconecting it and take it for a drive, these are overly complicated cars!

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some times when you run them out of fuel the fuel pump locks up

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SOURCE: red oil light flashing, oil change no problem but

Yes it is related, don't drive it. First thing you should do is install a new oil filter even if it isn't time for an oil change.

Posted on May 31, 2009

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