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004, Dodge one ton diesel, 160,00 miles Turbo went out and

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004, Dodge one ton diesel, 160,00 miles
Turbo went out and was parked a few months. after replacing turbo there is no oil pressure.
Is there any history of the oil pumps loosing prime . bad check valve or ect. ?
Where should I start?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Chris replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer. Are you checking the oil pressure with a mechanical oil pressure gauge?


Customer: replied 1 year ago.


Expert:  Chris replied 1 year ago.

Ok thanks. I personally have never seen an oil pressure reading zero on any Cummins engine and what you are experiencing is not a common problem. Did you have good oil pressure with the old turbocharger installed?