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Old 03-18-2013, 05:28 PM   #1
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oil psi?

What should my oil presser be at? It was really high before but it went down a little its at maybe 2-3 o'clock position. I'm not sure off the top of my head.

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Old 03-18-2013, 05:34 PM   #2
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My yj ran at about 50-55, idled at 35-40.
Sending units are notorious for being off...

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For mine idol or stepping on the gas it doesn't make much difference. Moves just a tiny bit tho.
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Old 03-18-2013, 05:37 PM   #4
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Replace the sending unit or take it out see if the orifice is clogged up..sometimes they can be cleaned.
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I heard it was kinda a common thing for thoes to go. I'll pull it off at some point. I'll was looking at it before just to see where it was.
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Old 03-18-2013, 05:45 PM   #6
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Some just replace it with a mechanical gauge....then you know what you have for sure.
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Old 03-18-2013, 05:51 PM   #7
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I checked the gauge and it seems to be working Ok to me. Never know for sure until I look into it completely. Thanks for the help!
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Old 03-18-2013, 10:22 PM   #8
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17-35 at idle 40-75 at higher RPM. The only bad oil pressure is ZERO!

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