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2012 Honda Accord Sedan EX 4dr I4 Man

2012 Honda Accord Sedan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Large
23 (2011) mpg city / 33 (2011) mpg hwy
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November 21, 2012, 7:29 pm

Tom D
 

Question: oil light comes on and stays on ?

oil light comes on and stays on until it is reset. Then comes on after about 40 miles


December 4, 2012, 10:34 am

Elizabeth K
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Check the oil level. If that is OK, then have the oil pressure tested by an external sensor. If it is low, that's an indication that the oil pump or your engine is worn. If the oil pressure is fine, then the oil pressure sending unit may be faulty. In any case, driving with low oil pressure can cause serious damage, so have the problem looked at ASAP.


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