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95 ford taurus oil light comes on when I turn

Car is old and squeeks and rattles. Oil light comes on when turning since tuneup w/oil change. Nothin on dip stick-added 5 quarts-still reads 1.5 low. Shifts hard at times and is now smoking. Temp guage fine. Help!!

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  • gerry bissi May 11, 2010

    change the cheap oil filter to a Motorcraft or other good brand name, for the oil light.

  • honeymokey
    honeymokey May 11, 2010

    The oil must be going to the ground or the engine is sludged up bad.



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Thanks for everyone's help. We fixed the problem. It was as simple as a hole in the oil filter. We went to a shop, the person there put the car on a rack, removed the filter and we found a small to medium size hole. We would have never found this, but we had a repair person that believed in looking for the less obvious. Thanks all.

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