2018 silverado oil pressure gauge fluctuations. 5.3 oil pressure maxed out 80 psi. Hey guys I didn't get a picture of the dash, but earlier today when I started up my 13 Silverado 5.3 the oil pressure gauge was pinned at 80 psi. The strange part is it's at 0 when the truck is off but when you go to the accessories position the gauge reads 50 psi, then as soon as you start it right back to 80.

#2 · Apr 19, 2018. I don't remember how far the fluctuation was in my 2005 SIlverado, but I know that the gauge in my 2009 will fluctuate anywhere from around 10 to 15 volts just during normal driving. ... Subject: Information on Voltmeter Gauge Fluctuation Due to Regulated Voltage Control System and Concerns About Camper/Trailer Battery ...

2018 silverado oil pressure gauge fluctuations. 2 posts · Joined 2018. #1 · Mar 1, 2018. I have a 1990 chevrolet Silverado with a 5.7 in it. Noticed that the oil pressure gauge will be a 30 psi, when first cranked up. Then after you run it a while it will drop to around 16psi. When I stop in gear it will drop down and the check gauges light will flicker , with the gauge showing around 10 ...

Silverado Low Oil pressure. To start, I have read for hours on forums to find a cure. I have a 2012 Silverado 5.3 (LC9) 1500 with 134,000 miles. I have had low oil pressure on the gauge and the P0521 code. So I replace the oil pressure sensor and put a new screen/filter under it. *Note, I did not pull one out before hand, so it didn't have one.

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If so then it should be fine. (1) Let truck cool 15 min. (2) Check oil level and color. (3) If full then watch oil pressure as you increase RPM up to 1000. (4) If it doesn't increase up to at least 30 psi you might have a problem. (5) Check oil pressure sensor screen for clog (should be @ back-drivers side on valley plate) Z71nTexas - just a ...FC5452. 3521 posts · Joined 2011. #4 · Aug 31, 2017 (Edited) Replace the oil pressure sending unit. Part number 12616646 $40. What was said above as well check the pig tail for rubs, switch is located right above and to the left of the oil cooler assembly on the driverside block. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro.Feb 1, 2020 · I will second this, mine did the same thing. Driving down the highway and out of no where my oil pressure gauge went slowly from normal operating pressure to being pinned at 120 psi. It continued to be at 120 psi from a standstill idle to freeway speeds. As soon as I turned the key and started the engine the reading went straight to 120psi.How to fix check engine light with P0521 & P0523. Ask My Auto Mechanic show's you the fix to a common check engine light/oil pressure gauge problem with chec...The oil pressure gauge was pinned to max all the time in our Chevy Silverado. With the ignition turned on and the engine off the needle would still go to ma...Causes of 5.3 Oil Pressure Fluctuating. The 5.3 oil pressure fluctuation is apparent as the light illuminates in the dashboard. As the light illuminates, it is a sign that requires you to turn the engine off or stop driving at once. However, if the oil pressure is zero or low, it will damage the engine. The oil pressure gauge fluctuates ...If so then it should be fine. (1) Let truck cool 15 min. (2) Check oil level and color. (3) If full then watch oil pressure as you increase RPM up to 1000. (4) If it doesn't increase up to at least 30 psi you might have a problem. (5) Check oil pressure sensor screen for clog (should be @ back-drivers side on valley plate) Z71nTexas - just a ...The oil pressure gauge reads over 100 PSI though. If I'm sitting things are ok, but when I start moving I've started having an intermittent check engine light. It's there when parked and I rev the engine and I finally got the computer to tell me it has an issue with the oil pressure, but I'm not seeing any evidence of that otherwise.

2014-2018. 2007-2013. 1999-2006. Lifestyle Browse Categories in Lifestyle. Air Horns; Apparel; ... Shop Silverado Gauges. ... Using this gauge will let you know that the oil is doing its job. Low oil pressure is a direct indicator the oil level may be low or there is a problem with the engine's rotating assembly.If the oil pressure gets too low or too high, it will light up the oil pressure light. Remember that a faulty oil pressure sensor can give false signals to the dashboard. 2. Bad Noises from engine. The other widespread symptoms of low oil pressure are rattling and other strange noises from the engine.448 posts · Joined 2010. #2 · May 19, 2010. Your oil pressure SHOULD go up when you hit the throttle. The more RPMs the engine turns,the more the oil pump turns. When the engine is cold, you will have more oil pressure then when its warmed up,too. At 40psi...that sounds right. 2004 Silverado 2500HD LT 4x4 QuadraSteer.Replacement of Chevy Silverado Oil Pressure Switch WITHOUT Removing The Intake 2007-2013*Watch my updated video here: https://youtu.be/wGxL1InTb84Instagram: ...

Apr 6, 2015 · It will normally do it around 3500 RPM's. It is my understanding when it goes to high pressure is when the piston cooling oil jets fire. It is normal. 2015 Silverado LS Crew Cab L83 5.3, 3.08 ratio, Silver Ice Metallic. Elite Engineering Catch Can. 2014 Carolina Skiff 238 DLV Evinrude E-TEC 150. Like.

Sep 2, 2019 · What is involved with the valve lifter How do you verify the oil pressure. HI, Remove the intake manifold and then unbolt and remove the valve lifter oil manifold from the engine valley. Remove the oil pressure sensor and screw a mechanical oil gauge in its place and check pressure on the gauge.

oil pressure fluctuates (drops a little) during acceleration. ... the gauge doesn't drop to 20 psi (which is approximately my idle pressure) until I almost stop, then it seems to drop from 35-40 psi to 20psi in a matter of 2 seconds. ... 2013 Silverado 1500 LT Crew Cab 4X4 Silver Ice Exterior V8 5.3L Vortec w/ 6-Speed OPTIONS/ADD-ONS: 6" chrome ...Full Access Member. I believe there are other postings on this subject, but basically the oil pressure gauge will fluxuate as the strain on the engine adjusts to the driving conditions (i.e. the greater the rpms the more pressure). Mine personally will fluxuate between about 40 at idle to around 60 during acceleration.L5P Oil Pressure issue. 2019 3500HD 125k miles. I tow a lot with a lot of weight. Last trip low oil pressure warning came up. Pressure running about 28 psi. Pulled over and checked levels, all fine. Good thing I was close to home and pressure stayed 28 or more the whole way. Now at 600 rpm running 15 psi and 90 psi at 3k rpm.The oil pressure has slowly been decreasing over the 2 years as well (was at 30-35PSI cold start with 5W30), I chalked it up to bearing wear, but the sudden loss of oil pressure makes me wonder if it's possible that the bearings are ok and that was just the first signs of something going wrong in the lube system.Just purchased my 11 Silverado 5.3 LT z71 about 35 days ago. Wife had it out and called me saying it displayed low oil light pressure. I've had a 5.3 Yukon in the past that had the same issue. I verified it had oil, and drove it roughly 12 miles home with the gauge pegged to zero most of the time. Fast forward to day, I replaced the sensor and ...

Tennessee. Apr 6, 2018. #16. If a filter is full, even with an open bypass valve it may not be flowing enough to keep the relief valve in the oil pump from opening, if the relief is defective and opening too soon. Combine that with 195K and maybe some bearing clearance, the oil pressure goes down.Feb 14, 2022 · The possible cheap fix to this issue can be a simple oil & filter change. However, if you regularly change the oil and the filter, we bet the problem lies in your oil pressure pump or sending unit. 3. Loose Wire Connection. If your oil pressure gauge acts erratically, we bet the issue lies in the electrical connection.When your vehicle has proper oil pressure, you will see the needle in the oil pressure gauge in the middle of the scale, and there will not be any low-pressure warning indicator light. The oil pressure should range between 20 to 30 psi when Chevy 5.3 is idle. The Chevy 5.3 engine should range between 45 to 70 psi at driving speed, equivalent to ...Chevy & GMC no oil pressure reading on gauge, gmc, chevy, chevy sub low oil pressure. In this video i will show you why you have low oil PSI readungs on you...Oil consumption could be related to the quality of the oil in use or a side effect of the Dynamic Fuel Management System (Cylinder shut down to save fuel) or both. ... 2018 GMC Sierra, Denali Ultimate, 6.2L, Crew Cab, 4x4, Short Bed 50K miles. ... 2015 Silverado ltz 6.2 burns 2 quarts every 4000 miles. I don't like it either but 113000 now ...2018 silverado***** Brand new 300 miles the oil gauge holds at 40 lbs. pressure while driving when I stop at a red light the needle drops to zero and stays ... After driving it fluctuates between 0-80 PSI and the low oil pressure warning goes on and off. ... My 03 6.0L Silverado HD oil pressure gauge pegs out to max and also get low oil press ...The problem is in the oil pump itself, there is a relief valve built into the oil pump that is supposed to respond to engine conditions/demand and it sounds like it's stuck which is a common issue on those. The engine control module monitors the oil pressure and is looking for fluctuations based on that valve doing what it's supposed to.Apr 25, 2018 · 12 posts · Joined 2018. #1 · Apr 25, 2018. Glad I found this group! MY 2008 Sierra 1500 4WD V8 5.3L oil pressure is fluctuating. On a cold start up it acts normal and evens out pretty quickly at 40. However once the engine is warm it usually sets at 30 at idle and at about 50 when at cruising speed. When I accelerate it will climb to 60 or so.Online. Jul 10, 2013. #1. On a run the other day, I noticed if I'm running between 60 & 65 the oil pressure is steady at 65 lbs, when I step on it for a bit to run it up a little, the oil pressure gauge needle fluctuates very rapidly, as soon as I let off it and return to a steady speed, it stops and holds at 65 lbs. Kinda crazy as I've never ...This is the first step to fix any oil pressure gauge problems. Check the oil level using the dipstick and ensure that it is at the recommended level. Also, ensure that it is of high quality, clean, and contaminant-free. If the level is too low, top it up to the recommended level. Poor quality oil should be changed.The Motor Guy. 04/16/2024. Understanding your car's oil pressure gauge is essential for engine health. It acts as an early warning system to spot potential issues early. Regularly check the dashboard readings to monitor oil pressure levels, important for lubricating engine parts. Low pressure indicates problems needing prompt investigation ...When the engine is cold it stays at about 40 psi. When the engine gets warm, the pressure drops. When I am running at speed it stays around 30 psi. At an idle it drops to about 5 psi and the "check gauges" lights come on. My guesses are either that I have a bad oil pump or worn bearings. It is not smoking or knocking.The Oil Pressure Gauge. If you get a constant gauge reading of either very high of absolute zero, this could indicate a bad sensor. It could be an internal short in the sensor giving a constant high reading, or the signal pathway may have been destroyed altogether, giving you a zero reading. Damage to the wiring harness, a corroded plug or ...Find out more about your fuel gauge fluctuates. Here are 11 reasons why; continue reading! 1. Damaged Sending Unit. The sending unit is from which the process starts in its entirety. That said, the sending unit continuously checks the gasoline level in the tank when your car is moving. However, due to its frequent usage, it is vulnerable to ...Causes of 5.3 Oil Pressure Fluctuating. The 5.3 oil pressure fluctuation is apparent as the light illuminates in the dashboard. As the light illuminates, it is a sign that requires you to turn the engine off or stop driving at once. However, if the oil pressure is zero or low, it will damage the engine. The oil pressure gauge fluctuates ...The valve prevents oil from flowing downwards and away from key engine components when the engine is idle. The oil supply channels within the engine leak oil if the valve is missing. After starting the engine, the oil pump will need a few seconds to refill the supply channels. During those few seconds, the pressure gauge reads relatively low.An oil pressure sensor or switch sends signals to the engine computer, and may also directly or indirectly trigger your oil pressure gauge or low-pressure warning light. If the oil pressure sensor or switch in your vehicle stops functioning properly, it could provide inaccurate readings or fail to send oil pressure measurements at all.

Asked by dddavis3 Jul 03, 2019 at 06:49 PM about the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Z71 Crew Cab 4WD. Question type: Maintenance & Repair. My oil pressure gauge just started fluctuating from about. 40 to 20.Mdesteiguer Discussion starter. 28 posts · Joined 2018. #1 · Jun 4, 2018. On my '02 Silverado the oil pressure stays constant at 40-42 psi from idle to 70mph. It usually sits at about 45psi at idle and 70-80psi at 70mph. …4. Repeat the process on the LH mount starting at the rear bolt at position 3, front bolt at position 2 and the middle bolt at position 1. If idle vibration Does Not return when the RH or LH engine mount bolts are re-torqued to specifications, remove the old bolts and discard. Replace the bolts with new ones.I noticed last week that when driving my oil gauge is sitting at 45-35 when it gets warm. During idle however it is sitting almost exactly at 20 and occasionally idles …2011 chevy Silverado 5.3 oil pressure gauge drops to zero after approximately 5 miles. ... 2018 silverado 4 wheel dr. Brand new 300 miles the oil gauge. 2018 silverado***** Brand new 300 miles the oil gauge holds at 40 lbs. pressure while driving when I stop at a red light the needle drops to zero and stays there until I give it little ...The oil pressure sensor is a true pressure sensor. The dash gauge however does not read the actual value. The actual value can easily be seen with an sct or ngauge or something like torque pro with an obd2 bluetooth device. With a scan tool, you can use the EOP_PRESS PID. The gauge on the dash is a virtual gauge (shows high or low based on what ...05 3500 2wd. 1410 posts · Joined 2008. #5 · Sep 8, 2014. A lot of time when sensors go bad (open circuit) they go to max so you know they are not working properly. Clifford is a 2005 GMC Loaded SLT 2wd with; true cold air intake mods, ported LBZ turbo inlet mouthpiece, AFE Inter cooler pipe, Diamond Eye down pipe, BD drivers side manifold, V2 ...GM 07-13 5.3L AFM LC9 witnessed oil pressure drop from 40 to 20 and hovered at around zero. Check engine light came on the low oil pressure light and DIC alarming to shut engine down. Shut engine down and restarted, oil pressure went back up to 40 and continued to drive until it happened again.

62 posts · Joined 2011. #1 · Jan 10, 2021. Just noticed while on the highway, at about 75mph and 2200 rpm my oil pressure is reading about 77 psi. Sitting at idle I'm at about 58. I THINK I'm used to seeing this about 10-15 psu lower. I did just get an oil change and I suppose it's possible they put something like 20w50 in but I really doubt it.Apr 6, 2015 · It will normally do it around 3500 RPM's. It is my understanding when it goes to high pressure is when the piston cooling oil jets fire. It is normal. 2015 Silverado LS Crew Cab L83 5.3, 3.08 ratio, Silver Ice Metallic. Elite Engineering Catch Can. 2014 Carolina Skiff 238 DLV Evinrude E-TEC 150. Like.Variable oil pump solenoid stuck in off (high) position. I've read a lot of accounts of a clogged pressure sensor filter screen causing bad reads, which makes the ECU keep it in high pressure mode. These accounts seem to be in older vortec motors or V8 variants, mostly. Does the 4.3 Ecotec have a similar or same filter screen?39 posts · Joined 2021. #1 · Oct 4, 2021. today i was driving and noticed the engine light was on then i noticed the oil pressure is pinned at 80psi and i was at like 1300rpm its usually staying around 35-40psi at that rpm then i cut it off and back on and it continued to be at 80psi i have never had anything like this happen let me know if ...Zach, the next thing to do is add two more quarts of oil to the motor and then fire it up and check the pressure. This is done to submerge the o-ring in the oil pump's pick-up tube. The o-rings are usually worn out by about 165K miles or so. There is also a pressure relief valve in the oil pan that can go bad.2009 5.3 High oil pressure. Yesterday at start-up, my check engine light came on (steady), and my oil pressure was at 60 at idle. This didn't improve after warm-up. Truck was running normal, but would increase to around 80 psi at higher RPM's. My normal pressure is about 40 and increases to about 60 under load. Fram tough-guard for synthetic oil.Surging idle. I have a surging idle all the time nearly / rough idle especially when first starting the vehicle after sitting a bit; while occurring Rpm's fluctuates between 500-800 mostly but sometimes however can reach 1000-1100 on the high end of of the rpm oscillation and from what I've noticed from times I paid close attention to it, after ...Measurable and Quantifiable Data on Engine Oil Pressure Gauge Fluctuation. Normal Fluctuation Range: A fluctuation of 2 psi over a 4-hour ride is considered normal for rear tires with 49 psi, while 42 psi for front tires remains constant. Cold Start vs. Warm Idling: At a cold start, oil pressure can reach around 60 psi, while idling warm, it ...2018 Chevrolet 1500 CC 4X4 High Country 6.2 liter 2019 Chevrolet 3500HD CC 4X4 Flatbed--SOLD 2011 Peterbilt 337 hauler with 360HP 8.3 Cummins--SOLD 1957 GMC 1 ton flatbed with 22K original miles. 3 different Kubotas 2003 Chevrolet 2500HD CC: 2011 Chevrolet 3500HD CC 4X4 and 2013 3500HD ex. cab 4X4-- all sold. :grin2:My truck is an 04 silverado 2500hd 6.0L, 120k miles, oil pressure has been low since I bought it at 112k, but I got slightly worse. It used to have 0 oil pressure at startup unless you reved it slightly once to get into raise. Oil pressure now is at 35 on startup, falls to 18-20 on idle. And moves up slightly while driving with regard to rpms ...The Oil Pressure gauge Stepper motor on our 04 GMC Sierra is failing, see what this looks like and note that it can happen to any of the gauges. If you have...If you unplug the sender the gauge should go to the top, and if you ground the wire to the sender it should go to zero. I just checked, the needle drops below 275 kpa (40psi) when i turn the key to the "on" positon. then when i start the engine and let it idle ,the pressure goes up to about 343 kpa (50psi).All with the same end result. Pressures are normal and no lights for about 10 miles then the pressure starts fluctuating from 20 to 40 and dropping to zero when stopped. ... #2 · Dec 25, 2023. I would start with measuring oil pressure with an analog gauge. There should be a port at the front drivers side (at least there is w the 6.0/5.3 ls ...Feb 1, 2020 · I will second this, mine did the same thing. Driving down the highway and out of no where my oil pressure gauge went slowly from normal operating pressure to being pinned at 120 psi. It continued to be at 120 psi from a standstill idle to freeway speeds. As soon as I turned the key and started the engine the reading went straight to 120psi.It could be just a malfunctioning sender. If the pressure is, in fact, fluctuating then the pressure regulator is going bad. It is part of the pump so a new pump will solve the problem. The oil pressure quage is moving around because the engine is slowing down and speeding up. As far as the idle surging goes try this.Just got my 1st oil change done. I never noticed before but now I'm getting a large amount of fluctuation on my oil pressure gauge when RPM's increase. Normal idle and run is around 30psi, With RPM increase it will spike to 80psi and then drop back down depending how hard you get on it. ... 2018 EB Fastback Premium w/PP 1994 Cobra Coupe SVT ...508 posts · Joined 2013. #20 · Jan 21, 2017. The oil pressure is linear formula with rpm. You should get 10 psi with every 1000 rpm. I have innovate motorsport gauge as well and I dont have any flactuating at all only 1-3 psi. I am getting the measurement from the rear oil galery under the intercooler.

Why does my 2014 Silverado oil gauge fluctuate At idle it stays at 40. While at a constant speed, 55 MPH it will start going from 40 psi to 60 psi? Report; ... Oil pressure gauge spikes at 60 8 Answers. I took the instrument cluster out of my 1988 chevy 4x4 pickup to replace a bulb.

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996 posts · Joined 2005. #1 · Jan 30, 2012. 2000 S-10 4.3. A few weeks ago I noticed my oil pressure was really high when I first start my truck. I mean like the gauge was up to 80psi. The more the engine warms up the lower the oil pressure gets until it finally settles around 40psi (middle if the gauge) Under load it would go up slightly but ...36 posts · Joined 2010. #13 · Aug 7, 2011. I have hung around the dealership to see what is normal oil pressure for my 2010. I even got to take a 2011 new for test drive. Just like my truck when warm, 30 psi idle, 40 psi at 60-70 mph and 55psi at wide open. Looks low compared to my old 2002 but it is normal.2014 V6 Oil Pressure Fluctuating! 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions ... and, if there is another port\tap where I could hook up a mechanical gauge to see what the actual pressure is! Or if anybody has any other suggestions I'm all ears. Thank You ... 2018 SS wheels, red Heritage grille, actual driving lights, ZL1 strut tower brace, GM ...lzn197. 1819 posts · Joined 2010. #2 · Jun 30, 2011. Check and tighten your battery cables first. Some of the battery voltage fluctuation might be normal. Check your owners manual about the special feature your truck has that was designed to increase battery life. Gordon. 2004 Chevrolet Silverado Extended Cab Z71.May 22, 2014 · 10 posts · Joined 2013. #4 · Feb 7, 2015. found this thread after changing oil sending switch and filter. '07 5.3L 190K miles with fluctuating oil pressure. tries to read low with warnings unless keep in low gear or manual reving above 1K rpms. Then when warm will read about 35-40 most of the time. condition was present before changing switch ...Chelsea has four reasons why she loves this rain gauge — and she'll share them in her latest 'Cherry Picked' review! Expert Advice On Improving Your Home Videos Latest View All Gui...Mar 26, 2017 · Oil gauge fluctuation. Just purchased my truck about 3 weeks ago and looking for some insight. My 2011 only has 66k miles on it and I haven't gotten the AFM disabled yet. I noticed last week that when driving my oil gauge is sitting at 45-35 when it gets warm. During idle however it is sitting almost exactly at 20 and occasionally idles "tough ...

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