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no oil in the pump,pump no good to suck it back up..or if u r having the same bad luck i did and just bought it that way....when i got mine i had the same problem turned out that the moter was worn out and the guy i got it from put some vary thick oil in it

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Q: What would cause the oil gauge on a 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee to show empty after changing the oil?
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