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WIFE IS EXPERIENCING A PROBLEM WITH HER OIL SYSTEM IN THAT IT (ENGINE) MAKES A RATHER LOUD NOISE THEN THE ENGINE LIGHT COMES ON AND ENGINE TEMP GOES UP

2004 Dodge Durango • 100,000 miles

Wife is experiencing a problem with her oil system in that it (engine) makes a rather loud noise then the engine light comes on and engine temp goes up. This has happened prior. I've verified the oil level, has had a recent oil change. No oil pressure gauge to monitor hile driving. Called from road side both times
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Oldnavy39
May 15, 2012.



Check the actual oil pressure with a mechanical gauge to rule out the oil pump and engine bearings

Rasmataz
May 15, 2012.
Ok gauges I have plenty of, where do I connect the hose up to to verify the pressure?

Tiny
Oldnavy39
May 15, 2012.
At the oil pressure sending unit-removed and install the gauge

Rasmataz
May 15, 2012.