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Looking for oil pressure sensor/switch I have a 2000 Dodge Caravan with 230,000 miles, 3.0 L engine that just started having the oil alarm go off when you first started driving it. We took it in and the oil pressure was okay, the shop put in heavier oil and stabilizer but the problem is still there. It seems like when you take your foot off the gas the light and alarm will come on and when you pull up to stop lights it will come on. When you are accelerating or cruising on the highway it goes off. Could it be the idle sensor, where is it, can you change it at home?

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  • Anonymous Nov 20, 2008

    I just started experincing the same problem with my 2000 Dodge Caravan, 128,000 miles. It is going offintermittedly while idling.

  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    oil pressue was ok... first thing i think of is a worn oil pump



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Be that as it may... the sensor is located at the base of the oil filter near the starter.


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