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The oil light comes on when I stop at a light and goes off when I drive. It started right after i had the oil changed

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Check your dip stick
you are probably missing oil in you engine

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Have the oil level recheck,make sure the drain plug is not leaking,loose.

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SOURCE: Oil light comes on for about 2 sec when I stop then goes off

first thing first check your oil level--it can be couple of things When you stop all the oil travels to the front of the pan away from the low oil sensor. This triggers the light. Check your oil may need a half a quart to a quart of oil.add more oil.

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engine oil pressure may be low remove oil pressure sending unit and install a pressure gauge check for pressure while warm if pressure is ok replace oil pressure sending unit oil pressure at idle should be between 5-15 psi at min

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