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Old 11-15-2012, 10:23 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by Stinger9 View Post
Unlikely a blocked return would cause this. You'd still get pressure to the bearing.

+1 on Zell's hypothesis of oil pump nut.

Gotta check all the others for pre-fail.
But will the car run without an oil pump nut? And how would an oil pump nut cause all of this to happen?

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