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The 1990 Camry V6 I am wanting to buy from a friend has a rattling noise in the engine, but not a constant knock. during acceleration, the oil light comes on....can this be the oil pump? Or maybe it needs head gasket replacement? Someone suggested a new engine, but it has great acceleration and no other noises....just that rattling noise when first started

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Check the oil level, and the heat shields on the engine, thats what was rattling on my old car, drove me crazy til I figured it out.

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Hi..
If the Oil light come ON when the car is running .
It can be the oil pump or the Oil added is to Think.
I recomend ,
Go to Your Nearest auto repair garage.
Explain the problem.
And if is possible to Put an Analogo gauge to check the oil pressure.
Analogo gauge is a tool that we use to see the OIL pressure on cars.
After this procedure they will recomend or give suggestion to the problem..

OK.. I hope this can be a anitial point to answer you question.

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