Oil gauge

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Oil gauge

Post by jvbram »

Is the oil gauge the oil pressure or oil level. Would a low readind, red flashing light, on trd with 450k indicate that its time for a rebuild?

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Re: Oil gauge

Post by Fumbler »

I'm fairly sure it's for oil pressure and if the needle is on the red then either the sensor has broken or you've lost pressure.

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Re: Oil gauge

Post by Kaapelimies »

What model of BX? If it states no "Bar" in the reading, its, just the level. If the low pressure light is flashing, I would measure the oil pressure and if OK just change the sensor. Or just change the sensor if meter not available..
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Re: Oil gauge

Post by white exec »

A BX oil pressure gauge has figures, the level gauge does not.
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