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bigantshow80

bigant ... 8/19/2011

1989 Dodge B250 Base 8 Cyl 5.9L

Engine

When I drive for thirty minutes on the highway and I get off my exit, my oil light comes on and the car shuts off.

If I drive on local roads for twenty minutes or so, the oil pressure starts to go down and the car shuts off. Any idea why?

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Spoon Sports

Spoon Sports 8/19/2011

have the oil pressure tested with a mechanical gauge. IF it still reads low your oil pump is probably failing

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bigantshow80 8/25/2011

Thanks, but how can I even drive my car if the oil pumps not working properly?

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