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I changed my oil pump on a 2001 6.9 vortex now I have no oil pressure

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SOURCE: engine would not start after shut down check fuse,relay seems to be good change fuel pump and getting power to pump not building up any pressure from fuel bleeder,coil has good spark(blue) when i prim

you either have a clogged filter or a bad fuel pump.

Posted on May 24, 2009

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SOURCE: vortex v6 intake gasket ?

HI you could do a oil pressure test whit a gauge or yest replace your oil pressure sending unite if engine is not making tapping sound when pressure reads low it may be a bad pressure switch.now the coolant problem may be bad intake gaskets look at 4 corners of intake for sign of coolant if you see it outside its probably getting inside your lifter valley.Hope this helpsb58809b.gif

Posted on Sep 26, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a 2001 Blazer and the oil pressure is low.

Worry about the cam brgs. How low is the pressure?

Posted on Oct 07, 2009

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SOURCE: ve a 2001 F150 that keeps losing oil pressure

could be but have you actually check the oil pressure

The oil pressure gauge on your dash is really just an warning light and you are not really looking at real oil pressure

Therefore you could have an electrical issue, mainly high resistance in the sender circuit that make the gauge read lower than actual

Posted on Apr 03, 2010

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SOURCE: oil pressure low light, how do you change the oil

these cars suffer from oil pump problems and sludging of the oil. its probably going to be an engine out job as youll need the sump removed to get to the oil pump and pick up pipe. theres not a lot of room you might be lucky and just raise the engine enough but theres quite a lot to remove from the engine to do the job. hope this helps

Posted on Jul 23, 2010

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