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How to Check if an Oil Pump Is Bad

by Clark Mason; Updated September 18, 2017

If an oil pump has gone bad, use a manual oil-pressure gauge to find out what the real oil pressure is when the engine is running. Discover what parts must be removed to inspect an oil pump itself with help from an ASE-certified master automobile technician in this free video on oil pumps.

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Clark Mason has more than 28 years of experience as a master automobile technician, including five years as an automotive instructor.

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