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Flashing oil light/ loss of power

Oil light started flashin / rattle noise started and loss of power when driving and stalls out when at a red light

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  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd May 11, 2010

    check the engine oil level and condition ASAP , these signs you indicate are not good , lets hope your not out of oil or way too many miles overdue for an oil change .

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Check your converter on your exhaust when it's running and see if the noise of rattling is coming from there.If it is you have a plugged converter,it's broken up and in piece's which will make noise and no power especially when calling for power.Be sure to let exhaust cool before repair is done.If the engine is making the noise like a knocking sound you should bring it to have it checked.Hope this help's.

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