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What Causes Low Oil Pressure & How to Solve It

What Causes Low Oil Pressure & How to Solve It

Low oil pressure is a dire issue for any vehicle because it means there is a shortage of oil in the engine during operation.

What Causes High Oil Pressure & How to Solve It

What Causes High Oil Pressure & How to Solve It

High oil pressure is a big deal. You do not want to drive around when your engine is unable to get enough lubrication it may cause damage.

What Is The Normal Engine Oil Pressure?

What Is The Normal Engine Oil Pressure?

So what is the normal engine oil pressure? Normal oil pressure depends on a couple of things, including the make and model of the vehicle.

Do You Check The Oil With The Car Running?

Do You Check The Oil With The Car Running?

There are a couple of reasons why checking or changing the oil when the car is running is a bad idea, the main is inaccurate readings.

What Happens When Water Mixes With Oil in the Engine?

What Happens When Water Mixes With Oil in the Engine?

When there is water in engine oil, the additives cannot work to their maximum. Diluting additives and reducing the lubricating effort.

Why is My Oil Light Flashing?

Why is My Oil Light Flashing?

Wondering, “Why is my oil light flashing?” You have come to the right place. Here is what you need to know about your vehicle’s oil light.

At What Oil Life Percentage Should Oil Be Changed?

At What Oil Life Percentage Should Oil Be Changed?

At what oil life percentage should oil be changed? In most cases, 15-40%, but there are some factors that you need to consider.

How to Read the Oil Level on the Dipstick

How to Read the Oil Level on the Dipstick

Engine oil is the blood of your car, so to make your life easier here is how to read the oil level on the dipstick of your vehicle.

How Much Oil Does My Car Need?

How Much Oil Does My Car Need?

Before an oil change, you're thinking, “How much oil does my car need?” You are not alone. Fortunately, the answers are always close at hand.

Can You Add Oil to a Hot Engine?

Can You Add Oil to a Hot Engine?

Can you add oil to a hot engine? Or would doing so result in engine damage? In short, yes, but there are various factors you should know.