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Car low on oil and motor wont start. It cranks over but wont start. No oil lights have come on on dash board so had no idea it was low on oil;

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Some cars, not sure about yours had a switch on the fuel pump, if the oil was low, they wouldn't start. Get the oil back up the re and see what happens. The oil sending switch must be for pressure and not level, it will register 60 lbs pressure with only 1 qt of oil in there, try it, hope it helps.

Posted on May 04, 2010

  • kayosoni May 19, 2010

    Just throwing it out there,

    The Mazda 6's have a PCV vavle failure that will cause oil to go fast. Once the Duratec engine doesn't have any oil it pretty much eats itself up destroying the motor. Might want to look into that as well.

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