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2007 Sprinter 2500 3.0 diesel. Oil light flashing at high…

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2007 Sprinter 2500 3.0...

2007 Sprinter 2500 3.0 diesel. Oil light flashing at high speeds above 55mph. It goes off at 30-35mph. Oil level is fine.

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, can you tell me which light it is? And does it blink first, then stay on steady?

The light that looks like oil can...it just blinks never steady on.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Sprinter 2500 yourself? What have you tried so far?

No. Just checked the oil level.

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Dodge Mechanic: Lou P., ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago
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Dodge Mechanic: Lou P., ASE Certified Technician replied 3 months ago

this can happen if the wrong oil is used or there is sludge in the engine, the oil can take too long to drain back down into the pan causing a loss of oil pressure.

this or the oil pump is failing, I would have the oil changed with the correct mobil1 esp oil and a mercedes filter and see if that takes care of the problem

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