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Old 10-09-2012, 08:50 AM   #18
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Isn't it a mostly stock engine? Because the oil pump probably is a waste of time and effort. If you are getting low oil pressure, you probably are over-heating the oil. Switch to a synthetic 5w30, or install a cooler.

These engines tend to have low pressure at idle.
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