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Old 04-03-2011, 12:25 PM
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I just purchased a 2009 1500 Laramie and after driving it for a couple weeks noticed that the oil pressure gauge fluctuates a lot. Does anyone know if this is normal?
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Old 04-03-2011, 12:41 PM
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Glad you joined us and welcome to the Z for Rams from Baltimore . It could be a faulty sending unit . Do you have any pictures of your truck ? Have you done any mods or have plans for any ? Any of your friends have a Ram ? Tell them about us . We would love to have them . You will find this site is full of a lot of talented people . So if theres any question that you need answered , just shoot away . Talk to ya soon . Tom
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Old 04-03-2011, 12:49 PM
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I am about to post some pics...have to resize them as they exceed the upload limit...stay tuned.
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I use MS Paint for resizing , if your having a problem .
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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! Glad the pic resizing worked for ya because that is one sweet looking Ram, congrats! It would be tough to find anything to improve on that! Good luck with the gauge problem, though. Does it have any warranty left on it? Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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Thanks...I have uploaded 3 pics for your viewing pleasure...
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There is still warranty on this truck...I will be calling the dealership tomorrow...In the meantime I was trying to research this to see what kind of feedback I would get...
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If I had to take a stab in the dark w/o manually taking oil pressure at diff. rpms Id guess sending unit but like you said you still have a warranty so who cares? lol welcome to the Z hope to see you around.
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