1998 1500 Chevy truck vortec v6. When hot oil pressure drops. Would 10w40 help

Asked by Ron Apr 04, 2019 at 10:39 AM about the Chevrolet Silverado Classic 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Vortec v6 when warm oil pressure
drops. Would running 10w40 help

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Some, but it’s not a cure, you need to find the real reason the oil pressure drops warmed up.

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10W-30 should be O.K. if the pressure is dropping there's a problem , maybe the sending unit is not accurate

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