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Old 08-14-2012, 11:28 PM   #1
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Oil pressure gauge goes up and down?

Fellas, my 98 wrangler Sahara has been the love of my life for the past few months. And I want it running perfect. Just changed the oil but I notice that the gauge for the oil pressure drops when the car is idling. It's normal while I drive. Any problems with this?
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Old 08-15-2012, 12:08 AM   #2
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Oil pressure will go up and down with RPMs so a drop in pressure at idle would be normal, unless it's dropping to zero

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Old 08-15-2012, 12:46 AM   #3
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Makes sense. It goes down to about to the fourth tick mark.
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