HI I HAVE A TOYOTA COROLLA 92, THE OIL LIGHT NEVER COMES ON EVEN IF ITS LOW ON OIL

  • Tiny
  • boya21
  • 1992 Toyota Corolla

Hi I have a toyota corolla 92, the oil light never comes on even if its low on oil

Do you
have the same problem?
Yes
No
Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 AT 9:58 AM

3 Replies

  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
  • Expert
  • 20,039 posts

That would be because that is not what the light is put there for. It's not an oil level light. It's an OIL PRESSURE light. It's an emergency warning to tell you to immediately shut the engine down if you were to lose oil pressure for any reason. You have to manually check your oil level. If that light ever comes on, it's a dire EMERGENCY and the car has to be shut down immediately

Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 AT 10:19 AM
  • Tiny
  • mhpautos
  • Expert
  • 30,561 posts

On light at all, even with just ignition on? Proberbly a blown globe, the dash need to come out to replace it.

Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 AT 10:21 AM
  • Tiny
  • KHLow2008
  • Expert
  • 41,997 posts

It could also be a disconnected oil pressure switch connector or wire.

Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 AT 2:00 PM

Please login or register to post a reply.

Similar Questions