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  1. GNGAL

    Lost oil pressure

    Thx for the info hon... Heads are stock, not ported. Would cylinders rust even if i left fluids in the block?
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    Lost oil pressure

    UPDATE: I finally had a chance to look at the GN. Dropped oil pan... and pick up tube is attached securely despite my prayers that it had just fallen out :( Oil has a silvery sheen to it. ...... HUGE SIGHHHH.... So.... looks like im doing an engine swap. I still have engine from my totalled...
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    Pawnee City, Nebraska

    Anyone from this area? I may have to move there for work.... and Im wondering what the car scene is like. Coming from St Louis. .. im sure it doesn't compare.... but.. there has to be something. .. pleaasseee... lol. ♡gngal
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    Lost oil pressure

    Something in the lower end.... its done for. I guess im done for the season.... sigh. Maybe next year i will be able to pull it and rebuild lower end. --- Never Ever ... Eeevvvvveerrr let anyone drive your car... no matter what... thats the lovely lesson I have learned. So for all those going...
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    Lost oil pressure

    Yes, i dropped oil pan and cleaned screen and tube.
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    Lost oil pressure

    No.. but with the smoke from the breather... I believe the electrical gauge was working properly. If there weren't other symptoms... I would agree, probably a gauge issue. Thanks :)
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    Lost oil pressure

    Oil level was just a tiny bit lower than initial check before i started my trip. It is a greyish color, but consitancy is normal. When i draned the oil.. the plug had metal debris on it (again making me believe its a oil pump gear issue) Raditor coolant level was perfect... only an inch below...
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    NEED HELP - Anyone in Springfield, Illinois

    Thanks for your help Mtocrs1, I appreciate your insite and help. Chuck.. its all good, not much anyone can do... still waiting for oil pump kit from autozone. Im actually throwing in the towel today... going to trailer it up to a nice warm garage at my moms in chicago. Too cold out here and...
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    Lost oil pressure

    Good to know... thx. Going to eat and sleep... draining oil and removing pump tomorrow early morning. Pump repair kit will be here at noon... back on the road no later than 4pm... fingers crossed :)
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    Lost oil pressure

    Lets just say it IS the oil pump... i take it off... and rebuild it... then should i do an oil change since the oil is greyish? Im praying to god thats all it is
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    Lost oil pressure

    Would that all be pieces included in an oil pump repair kit? Thinking aout walking to AZ and getting one before they close
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    Lost oil pressure

    Nope.. just me... have tools will travel.. lol. Taking the cam sensor cap off wont mess with settings will it ?
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    Lost oil pressure

    Thanks... going to check that now
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    Lost oil pressure

    Oil has greyish to it... nothing can be seen by breather
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    NEED HELP - Anyone in Springfield, Illinois

    Thanks... im all checked into hotel. Going to get turbo oil line put back on... then figure out my next step. Thanks everyone for ur help