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Re: Oil Presure; New question

To: MG Nuts <>
Subject: Re: Oil Presure; New question
From: Skye Poier <>
Date: Fri, 10 Mar 2000 09:46:32 -0800
Word on the street is that Michael Torrusio said:
> My 71 B oil pressure is always between 70 and 85# except at idle when it may
> drop to 65 or 70.  Is this too high, or am I lucky to have a tight engine?

The standard oil pressure release valve is supposed to open around 60-65 lbs
so yes that does seem a tad high unless you have uprated it.

85 lbs?  I would expect oil to be shooting out of the engine at all
angles :)


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