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My Kohler 20HP Magnum is lighting the Oil Pressure lamp. It started flickering at low RPM a while back, but we have had so little rain/snow/reason-to-start-the-tractor, that I just let it slide. After a while, the OP Lamp became a steady glow. So, I drained the oil, changed the filter, added new SAE30, and started 'er up.....same indication. The oil level is fine. The ET meter indicates ~875 hours. I have no reason to suspect that the engine was ever torn down. What to do next??[A href='http://home.ceinetworks.com/~kfrick']http://home.ceinetworks.com/~kfrick[/a]

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JonetteP
Hi Karl, I think MPH is correct. Sending units can cause alot of problems. If you notice any oil leakage around the sending unit, do as MPH described. Even if is not leaking, internal problems could be there.

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