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Oil light comes on after engine is hot when slowing down

After driving about ten or fifteen minutes, my oil indicator light will illuminate whenever I slow down or stop. It will usually go off once the RPMs increase, but there have been a couple of times that it hasn't. When it does clear, it isn't always at the same RPM. The oil level checks OK when the engine is cold and I haven't noticed any oil spots under the car. What might cause this issue?

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    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    have the oil pressure checked

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I've seen this a lot it's usually a defective oil pressure sending unit

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