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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 24th, 01, 03:26 PM Thread Starter
 
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Just got 93 camaro oil pressure shows between 75 and 80 is this ok
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 24th, 01, 04:16 PM
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Is it a 3.4? I put a '94 3.4 in my S-10 and it shows over 80 psi all the time. I'm not sure if it is suppose to be that high or not.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 25th, 01, 02:42 AM Thread Starter
 
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its a 6 cylinder seems to run good guess im used to my 68 oil pressure runs around 40 hate to take to shop female and seems like everytime I go to shop something else tears up Ha
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 30th, 01, 05:47 AM
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problem??? I would love it if my car had that much oil pressure. I have 32 on a good day. 60 in the cold mornings, but 32 all the time, sometimes if I am at 5K on the tach its 60, but usually 32...

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old Jan 30th, 01, 07:48 AM
 
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<BLOCKQUOTE>quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by [email protected]:
Just got 93 camaro oil pressure shows between 75 and 80 is this ok<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

When the weather gets warm you should switch to a thicker grade of oil. This will protect the engine better and give you a little more pressure.
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