Did you manage to solve the problem. Please kindly give us any feedback for the benefit of others in the future. If not solved, I was thinking you check your catalytic convertors, they might be blocked.
Hi Guys. I managed to solve the problem. It was simply a faulty oil pressure sensor, the one which is located just besides the oil filter. I changed it yesterday and everything is now perfect, gauge now working as it should. Super excited.
Hi Guys. Managed to remove the oil sump and cleaned the oil screen, also checked the oil sender unit but no joy. Im now convinced its the oil pump thats on its way out...will have to look for it and replace, will post the result once its done..
Thank you Tommysheen. Before suspecting the oil pump, I am thinking to check on the oil strainer today and see if its not being blocked by sludge, since I noticed this after my first service as I just imported the car from Japan in January. I will let you know of the results.
Hi Tezzaworld, Im having problem with my 2002 3SGE motor. The oil pressure goes down to the last bar when the engine warms up, but upon starting when its cold, the pressure level reading is normal, and responds well for about 5km drive then it starts to drop. Oil level is ok from the dip stick and t...
You can use 10w40 or 5w40 fully synthetic, jus like what is used in the RS. Then for gear oil, l am not too sure for the 6 box, but if it was auto, then Toyota type TIV, is the way to go. Hope this is useful.
Thanks Nenagh for your response, unfortunately l found out it was a dirty injector..car runs fine now... But to be honest im NOW so dissapointed with this Site, gettin only one response a week since l posted this which l thought, and still think is not a rocket science problem. Truely speaking, l ve...