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Old 04-19-2009, 09:33 PM
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just wondering what everyone with 09's are seeing for oil pressure at idle when warm. my 09 idling shows 18-20 lbs , any throttle it jumps to 45 -50 lbs. new to dodge but is 18-20 lbs at idle low ?
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Old 04-20-2009, 08:15 AM
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usally a rule of thumb is for every 1000 rpm there should be 10psi of pressure. and this is when the engine is nice and warm. Since your truck is brand new its going to be higher until the engine is broke in. There nothing wrong with your truck. Thats normal.
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