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Oil light I recently had my blown head gasket fixed on my 2006 pt cruiser. Now my oil light will flicker on and off when I'm at a stop light. Do anyone know any solutions to this problem?

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In most cases the flickering light means the oil pressure is dropping below 5psi. The actual problem could be a faulty pressure switch, or the engine could really have low oil pressure. And that would mean lower engine damage with the bearings or other parts.

Posted on Jul 10, 2013

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there are many was a head gasket can blow . sometimes they just leak to the outside sometimes they leak to the coolant and then it blows out your antifreeze. if you have a blown head gasket you will see it when you pull the head. and yes you should hace the head checked at a machine shop and install with a new head set never reuse a gasket .
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Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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The bulb in the rear light has burned out and to replace it follow these instructions: 1) go to your owner's manual to find out the part number. You can find and purchase the replacement bulb at Target, any auto parts store and even at Walmart for under $4.00; 2) pop open the trunk door; 3) get a phillips screw driver and unscrew the 2 screws holding the rear brake light fixture to your car body; 4) as soon as you turn over the fixture you'll see where to pull out the burned out bulb and replace it with the new one(s). Good luck!

Posted on Oct 15, 2008

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More Costly but Also More effective is to Tear down Engine and Replace Head Gasket as You may have A Cracked Head Or Block That NO ADDITIVE will TRUELY REPAIR PROPERLY

Rough Estemate In USA Midwest $350.00-$600.00 For The Real FIX yep they vary that wide Some of us Love Helping PEOPLE the Rest LOVE THE MONEY MORE

Posted on Jan 14, 2009

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Sounds correct - 1400 bucks sounds quite steep tho - shop around.

Posted on May 08, 2009

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SOURCE: how will not blow on 2006 pt cruiser

1st check fuse. Then see if power is coming to horn. A simple power checker can be found at most auto parts store. It may also have a horn relay. Look up your wiring at cargrus. If you still have problems contact me back.

Posted on May 25, 2009

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