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2001 XJ8 oil light on but oil not low per Firesone Tech

Took to Firestone service station on way home, stated after checking that oil was not low and wasnt sure why light on except might be oil pump. Stated to add 1 qt of recommended oil to see if resolved.

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The oil light generally means the oil pressure is low, most likely the sending unit is defective, but to be safe have the oil pressure tested with a mechanical test gauge, if it is low and u drive it this way you will ruin a $8,000 engine.

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