Go Back   Toyota Corolla Forum > Corolla Forums > 1998 - 2002 Toyota Corolla

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-30-2012, 02:43 AM   #1
skinnnerj
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 1
Default 1998 corolla oil presure problems

I bought a 98 corolla awhile back. it runs good but i'm having real problems with the oil pressure, the engine had allot of gum build up in the pan so i removed the pan and cleaned it along the pick up tube. i also took the time to change the oil pump. When the car first starts it builds 90 psi of oil pressure (on and after market gauge i installed) after 10 mins of idling, until the car warms up the oil presume drops to nothing, the car does have 144k miles on it and im running 10w-40 in it. i was wondering if anyone has had or heard of the same problem. im thinking about rebuilding the lower end. Am i headed in the right direction?
skinnnerj is offline   Reply With Quote
Join Corolla Forum

Join Corolla Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you a Toyota Corolla fan? If so we invite you to join our community and see what it has to offer. Our site is specifically designed for you and it's a great place for Toyota Corolla and Matrix Fans to meet online.
Once you join you'll be able to post messages, upload pictures of your Toyota, and have a great time with other Corolla fans. Whether your an old timer or just bought your Toyota you'll find that Corolla Forum is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally free!

Join CorollaForum.com Today! - Click Here JOIN FOR FREE


Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Problems with immobiliser in 1996 Corolla sambo.joe 1993 - 1997 Toyota Corolla 3 12-01-2012 09:08 PM
1998 Corolla Cannot Start After Motor Oil Changed AutoDriverFrank 1998 - 2002 Toyota Corolla 1 10-16-2012 08:06 PM
Wet carpet 1998 crla98 1998 - 2002 Toyota Corolla 0 09-14-2012 03:09 PM
'90 Corolla Starter problems Mr.Cheezle Older Model Toyota Corollas 0 04-09-2012 05:37 PM
2001 Corolla Dash Problems Zkalllan 2003 - 2008 Toyota Corolla 2 12-15-2011 08:06 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:25 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2010 - 2013 corollaforum.com
This site is in no way affiliated with Toyota.