well, oil pumps are power by the engine, when the engine is at idle its at its lowest rpm when you step on the gas the rpms get higher therefore your oil pump works faster delivering oil at a faster rate to keep up. oil pumps got a valve call the pressure relief valve and that valve maintains proper oil pressure at all times. if the valve fails you may experience those kinds of problems. it could also be that the rotors or gears on your pump are worn out beyon manufactures specs. and they not providing proper pressure. another answer to your problem would be low oil level and or faulty sensor.
replace the shift cable
1992, v6, pont. sunbird, quit running going down road, everything is still working and okay but won't fire up
Compressor not running, blown fuse, low of freon.
on the side of the engine block on the driver side. screws in. has 3 wires coming out of the connector running to the fan.
When these cars came out, they did not have the day time running light safety feature. This feature has been installed since the car came out.
Key on, engine not running: 53-55 p.s.i....
There's a turn signal or running light out on that side, either front or rear. Turn on signal, get out and look. If both turn signals are working, chances are its the running light.
no but it can stop the fuel pump from running.
I think, and I THINK it is under the plastic cover on the left side of the engine, at least it is with a 2.0 4 cylender motor. You have to remove the belt covor than the belt, than the sensor should be visible. I say this because i read it in a Pontiac manual, that plus there are wires running in to the covor. Hope it helps
There is a pressure swithch in the line that keep the compressor from running if there is not enough Freon in the system. You wouldn't have any power at the compressor if you are low.
Day time running lights?
have a pontiac 6000 2.5 motor and it wont stay running
You don't. It has no distributor. The only thing to make sure of is that the timing chain is installed correctly....(if you've removed it) and that the plug wires are routed correctly. If it's running poorly you'll have to look at other reasons besides the timing.
Have the ignition module checked out
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Some things that can cause a car to stall while driving it include a bad fuel pump, running out of gas, and low fuel pressure. A clogged catalytic converter can also cause this to happen.
If the engine is not running the pressure should be 35 to 40 psi. If the engine is running the pressure should be 30 to 45 psi.
There was a scare early on in 2009 that GM would eliminate the Pontiac brand from the assembly line but as far as now Pontiac is still up and running.
The low pressure a/c port is down low in front between the engine and the radiator about the center of the vehicle. Be careful reaching for it if the engine is running you could get your fingers in one of the fans or burn yourself on the exhaust manifold.
bad head or head gasket
There are relays in under or by the grill
Yes, it does affect our speed while we are running because if there is more air pressure the force of the pressure is against us and so we slow down while we are running.
Do you have your own well? If so the pressure switch has kicked in and the pump is running. If the pressure tank is in good shape, there is usually enough residual pressure in the piping system to be suitable, but when it drops the pump kicks in and that can take a bit. Did someone flush a toilet? A toilet refilling will take water out of the system, thereby reducing the system pressure. When it's finished filling, the pressure returns to normal.