2008 chevy silverado, 5.3 engine. Oild gage reads zeo, oil light goes out. Whats the deal? Engine sounds fine.

Asked by Jan 13, 2017 at 03:11 PM about the 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Should have a small screen under the oil pressure sensor. It may be plugged with sludge. Common problem. Google Silverado oil sender screen.

69,655

Yep, started in 2007 with that screen, it needs to come out and cleaned. May want to replace the oil sending unit also since it is out.

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