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'oil pressure gauge

While i'm driving and the oil gets hot,when i step on the brakes my pressre gauge goes to zero and my check gauges light comes on.as soon as i give it gas it goes back up and the gauge light goes out

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    oil press gauge intermitent opns with oil light on once you step on the accelerator pedal up to 1500rpm up lights are off and oil press indicates up to 5psi on idle goes to zero. i havea trooper 4jx1 diesel engine

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Replace the useless oil pressure sending unit with one from a early year such as 1986 .connect only the wire to the oil light.if you want a pressure gauge install an after market one..The stupid factory sending units can not rear pressure under 40lbs.at less than 40psi the light is on and the gauge reads 0 good luck carl

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