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1998 dodge dakota magnum v6

I have a problem with the oil pressure goes down when im at lights and sometimes while im driving. i know its not the guage because if i let it sit down for a minute the engine starts knocking. doesn anyone know what this could be. also there are no leaks in the block . its a 98 dakota with only 104 thousand miles. any info would be appreciated. thanks

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It could just be your oil filter.
But most likely a weak pump, or a clogged pickup screen in the oil pan

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