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Old 12-07-2012, 09:39 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by mattcfish View Post
Is oil pressure more important than temp?
The two go hand in hand. As oil gets hotter, it loses viscosity. As it loses viscosity oil is able to flow more easily through tight spaces and puts less back pressure on your oil pump, resulting in a loss of oil pressure. It's ALLLLLLLLL related.
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