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1986 ford thunderbird oil gauge on and beeping

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I would check that the engine oil level is high, then I would check that the pressure is high enough by plugging a gauge into the oil pressure switch socket after removing the oil pressure switch.

There is a possibility that the oil pressure switch is bad, or the oil pump has failed, unfortunately.

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    Duane Wong Oct 13, 2010

    Also, changing the oil and filter might help if the filter is plugged up.

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    tomsmooth91 Feb 12, 2013

    i think the electronic part of my car is messes up, the gas gage is always wrong & the oil wont stop beeping?? is there something i can do to fix it?

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The oil has been changed, also the gas gage wont read right?? i think the electronic board is messed up somehow, is there something that can be done to fix it? how much will it cost?

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    tomsmooth91 Feb 12, 2013

    the oil has been changed, also the gas gage wont read right?? i think the electronic board is messed up somehow, is there something that can be done to fix it? how much will it cost?

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