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Location: Bristol, GB
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Full name: David Blake

Oil light

Post by David9042 » Thu Jul 23, 2020 7:39 pm

D2fl 166,00 ish mls what oil Should I been useing 5/30 fs, oil light flickers on tickover new switch fitted still the same ?

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Re: Oil light

Post by Knappster » Thu Jul 23, 2020 8:05 pm

Hi David,

I used 5w30 semi-synthetic oil in my Td5.

If the oil light is flickering, check the earth if the switch has been changed.


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Re: Oil light

Post by RichardDSII » Thu Jul 23, 2020 10:54 pm

There is a known problem with the oil pump bolt coming loose and falling out, at any given mileage as well...

L322 RR 4.4 tdv8
DII V8 ES Premium - New 'tweaked' 4.0 V8 installed.
RRS tdv6
RRC '95 MY - Standard-ish, V8.
AC Cobra Replica - Yep, it's a V8 as well.
Dax Rush - oh look, another V8...

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