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NO OIL GETTING TO TOP OF ENGINE... HAS OIL PRESSURE AT SENDER

CHANGED OIL ON FRI... SAT MORN STARTED TICKING AND STALLED WHILE SITTING AT STOP. TOWED TO SHOP AND HAS OIL PRESSURE LOWER END BUT NO OIL MAKING IT TO VALVE TRAIN

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    Morry Decker Feb 26, 2009

    IT'S THE V6

  • Bruce Bracey
    Bruce Bracey May 11, 2010

    trey, You didn't mention what engine you have in your Saturn.

    Let me know.

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Oil pump usually the problem with this sort of thing? only be this really to acctually stop flow completely.

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