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Old 08-17-2010, 07:50 PM
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Default OIL PRESSURE hemi what should it be

ok i Notice on the display the oil pressure when idle or starting up is around 20 PSI and stays that low until running, IS THAT A NORMAL PSI RANGE ?
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yes, oil pressure increases with rpm.
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i was worried that its at a low RPM when idle, is 20psi considered low, ?
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Don't know the book values, but mine does the same thing.
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got my 09 in Feb of 09 so its been that way 20psi @ idle.
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Your fine . If it were an issue the dash would light up saying "Check the Guages" .
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Your fine . If it were an issue the dash would light up saying "Check the Guages" .
^^^^^ I agree ^^^^^^ . and BTW Normal PSI is 10-60 ....
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My PSI starts up and idles at about 32 psi. Usually doesnt go above 60 unless im pushing the engine hard in 2nd or 3rd.
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