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Postby bear601 [OP] » Nov 22 2011, 8:09am

ok ive got a 2002 silverado 5.3L
ok ive noticed my oil pressure is like 25-30 at idle and 40 when driving im not sure but i think it should be higher then that im running 10w-30 kendal syn blend
any ideas!!! or what should it be at ???
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Re: low oil pressure

Postby ASTE25 » Nov 22 2011, 8:11am

That's not bad pressure.
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