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1988 AEROSTAR OIL PRESSURES DROPS AFTER RUNNING ENGINE STOPS WHEN OIL PRESSURE DROPS WILL NOT START FOR 30 50 MINUTES THEN IT STARTS FINE OIL LEVEL IS FINE RUNNING 5 40 OIL

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Oil pump, if it has never been replaced, its time already, also check seals inside the engine and gaskets

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