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Low oil pressure light & message comes on and goes off

Customer Question

Low oil pressure light & message comes on and goes off intermittantly.Had oil changes twice and oil flush done once.
JA: Have you checked the oil? How old is your oil pump?
Customer: pump is original
JA: What is the model/year of your Chevy?
Customer: 2008 - LS - 135,000 miles
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Just the two oil changes and flush. Nothing else yet.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just how to changes the sensor
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Dan replied 2 months ago.

Hello my name is***** am an ASE Master Technician and I am glad to help you out with your question.

Expert:  Dan replied 2 months ago.

Most common problem is the oil pressure sensor. It would not be a bad idea to check the actual oil pressure with a mechanical gauge.

Expert:  Dan replied 2 months ago.

Would you like me to send you the repair steps from the factory service manual?

Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Hello again Dan here,

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This question is coming up on 7 days which means it will time out and close.

You have already paid to get this question answered, but you have not rated.

Let me help some more. Is there anything else I can help you with?

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