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Old 03-09-2012, 12:41 AM
Thirdem Thirdem is offline
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Originally Posted by sleepstar View Post
oil pressure - what you describe is perfectly normal and what you want to see.

tranny shifts - if its not shifting into 4th, reach down behind the accelerator and unplug the kickdown switch, and see if that improves it. "loud" is subjective though. if this is your first diesel maybe you're just not used to how loud it is at higher rpm out on the road?

temp gauge - your thermostat could be stuck open.
Okay, my 300D-turbo oil pressure pegs out at 3 until it is warm, then drops in between 1-2. When I am driving, goes up depending on how much gas I give it. Normal right?? I want to try to get. 1,000,000 miles out of her!!
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