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"Engine Check" and "Oil Check" warning lights are on

I have a manual 99 VW Golf and the other day i drove it for the first time and after about 10 minutes the engine and oil check lights came on... we did check the oil and it is full, and no leakage... however i seemed to have noticed a trend where if the temp guage reaches around 70 the warning beeping sound and the lights come on... im not sure if this has anything to do with the problem, or if it just a coincidence?

ANY help would be greatly appreciated! :)

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Jenn

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Hi Jenn it sounds like the oil is old and needs replacing flush the oil system and replace it, i would also check the cooling system is ok to, if after changing the oil the light still comes on change the oil pressure switch,
hope you find this helpful Regards JR

Posted on May 17, 2009

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