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No oil presure

My question is concerning the oil pump on a 1994 taurus. I wanted to know why I have no oil presure? would it be the oil pump and what drives the oil pump is it the crank or cam.

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If its an internal oil pump the cam will run it. Are you sure its the pump or is it the sending unit, is the engine making noise like there is no oil pressure, like lifter noise, rocker noise, knocking? Pumps do go bad, they have gears in them, a gear could have worn down or broke, or maybe a seal blew out, and it won't hold pressure. whatever, if its bad it will have to be chg.

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