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I have a 2000 VW Passat and the light came on and said, '' STOP - Oil Pressure - Stop Motor - Service Manual.'' So when I was driving the car, the car was driving slowly and I couldn't press the gas pedal. What is wrong with this issue?

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    bulldogchief May 11, 2010

    Well, the light that says Oil Pressure is telling you you do not have any or have low Oil Pressure. The car was most likely driving slowly because it is getting too hot due to no oil lubrication and is probably on the verge of seizing...meaning the pistons are slowly welding themselves to the cylinder walls...meaning you are screwed and have to get either a new engine or the existing engine must be rebuilt.

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Check your oil level in engine, or it is possible there is an internal engine problem. Either way these cars do not lie, check it out .

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