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Oil Light comes on VW passat

I have VW passatt which recently started playing up, the oil light comes even though I topped this up with recommended oil (PD). Dip sticks shows there is enough oil in the car... Can any suggests what may be the problem???

Z Oil Pressure light Comes up and refuse to go back down, Fuel Cap Warning light comes up frequently when driving, resume normal after restart engine... Seems to be sensor / software problems.

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Start checking the oil level, if oil is low then the problem is a leak or weared rings.

If oil level is ok, check that the oil pump has enough pressure.

If oil pump is also fine, then scan the ECU (car computer) and replace the sensor if you do not find anything else being wrong.

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