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The oil pressure gauge on my 360 Boss v8 2004 BA reads 25…

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The oil pressure gauge...

The oil pressure gauge on my 360 Boss v8 2004 BA reads 25 when driving and 75 on idle ?

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the vehicle? And when was the last time it was serviced?

Serviced this week..I just bought and has 154000km on it

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '04 Ford?

BA

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Nothinh as I said just bought it from a dealer and noticed it seems to read in reverse of what I would expect

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AU Auto Mechanic: Matt, Engineer replied 8 months ago
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hello

that sounds like its the wrong way round ? as oil pressure should increase with rpm? so the idle speed oil pressure should be 25 psi hot?

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