NO OIL PRESSURE

2000 Cadillac DTS

Tiny

habsofborg

November, 18, 2008 AT 7:18 AM

Engine Mechanical problem
2000 Cadillac DTS V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 120, 00 miles

low oil pressure light came on after car sat for two weeks. Mechanic blew oil threw system, thinks screen in oil pan is clogged or oil pump is bad. Says engine needs to be pulled to fix?

FOUND 228 RELATED QUESTIONS

1 Answer

Tiny

Ernest Clark

March, 13, 2010 AT 3:01 PM

So what is your question? Are you saying you don't trust the word of your mechanic?

If so, you should go get a second opinion. There's no way I could test your engine myself, but a " Low oil light" needs to be verified with a oil pressure gauge.

If the oil pressure is low, then there's either something clogging the system, the pump is blocked, or the pump is bad.

Please login or register to post a reply.

Spark Plug Replacement Mercedes Benz C230
Air Filter Replacement BMW 525i